Column: Taxpayers on hook for mishandled Deal ethi...
by Dick Yarbrough
Columnist
10:12 AM, Thursday, July 24
In 1997, Gov. Zell Miller appointed me to fill a vacant seat on the five-member State Ethics Commission and then reappointed me to a full term where I served until 2002. It was a rewarding experience and I am proud of the good things we accomplish...

Latest Headlines

Column: Are propane powered police cars safe?
Is a propane powered police car safe? I hope so. It’s used to fuel my Sandy Springs Police car. The SSPD has received...
06:15 PM, Thursday, May 23
full story
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Immigration bill will add trillions ...
EDITOR: Under the currently proposed comprehensive immigration reform legislation (Senate Bill 744), we will tack ano...
05:49 PM, Thursday, May 23
full story
Column: Middle school takeover case of history repeating
This summer Sutton Middle School will take over a Buckhead high school, repeating a scene that has played out once be...
02:44 PM, Wednesday, May 22
full story
Column: Are propane powered police cars safe?
Is a propane powered police car safe? I hope so. It’s used to fuel my Sandy Springs Police car. The SSPD has received...
11:11 AM, Friday, May 17
full story
Column: Dalton mayor mulls primary run against Deal
David Pennington, the mayor of Dalton, is making noises about challenging incumbent Gov. Nathan Deal in the 2014 Repu...
10:04 AM, Thursday, May 16
full story
Column: Monsters-in-law and golf terror
Q: My mother-in-law hates me and mostly ignores me. The only time she acknowledges my existence is to send me ridicul...
09:57 AM, Thursday, May 16
full story
Guest column: Mobile banking: Is it safe?
Mobile banking can be a convenient way to take care of your banking needs on the run. Americans are very tech savvy a...
09:47 AM, Thursday, May 16
full story
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Truck lanes, not tolls, solution to ...
EDITOR: The Georgia Department of Transportation has bought an expensive sports car. The seller uttered the words “To...
09:43 AM, Thursday, May 16
full story
Column: Cycling a rite of spring we have to learn to live ...
When I was younger I had zero interest in sharing the road when I was on my bike. It was mine, all mine. Cars were me...
11:38 AM, Wednesday, May 15
full story
Column: College senior triumphs over life-altering experience
This is the story of courage. This is a story of tenacity. This is the story of Hill Daniel. Daniel, a 21-year-old se...
04:48 PM, Thursday, May 09
full story
Column: Grannies galore and gift giving
Q: A number of women in my granddaughter’s life want her to call them Grandma or Granny or Nanny. Is this a new quirk...
04:37 PM, Thursday, May 09
full story
Guest column: New juvenile justice law positive, saves money
May 2, Gov. Nathan Deal signed into law House Bill 242, a historic reform in the way the state handles its children i...
04:29 PM, Thursday, May 09
full story
Column: E. Rivers Elementary fire drew thousands
E. Rivers Elementary School in Buckhead will be destroyed for the second time in its 96-year history this summer. Thi...
06:10 PM, Wednesday, May 08
full story
Column: GPB deals with an unhappy Big Bird and talking frogs
RING! RING! “Hello, this is Teya Ryan, president of Georgia Public Broadcasting. I am calling to ask you to consider ...
04:26 PM, Thursday, May 02
full story
Column: All’s well that ends well
Never thought the title of a Shakespearean play would apply to me personally, but in the aftermath of the dastardly b...
04:16 PM, Thursday, May 02
full story

Popular Stories

Guest column: What sort of man picks on hungry children? by Kevin Foley
Guest Columnist

Faces of War relocation plan evoking criticism by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com

Recent Comments

« Larry R wrote on Monday, Jul 28 at 12:47 PM »
« janet russell wrote on Monday, Jul 28 at 10:04 AM »
« Sharon Silva wrote on Saturday, Jul 26 at 03:16 PM »
« Lissie Stahlman wrote on Saturday, Jul 26 at 12:46 PM »