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10:28 AM, Thursday, August 27
Unless you are one of the intrepid public servants we keep sending back to the Gold Dome to get you out of our hair, or a lizard-loafered lobbyist lurking around the capitol with free lunch coupons or members of the news media with coffee stains o...

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American humorist Will Rogers once said, “I don’t make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts.” Ol’ ...
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Q: It seems few people respond to RSVP on invitations either arriving by U.S. mail or via an electronic invite. Recen...
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Have you heard of anybody coming down with the mumps lately? Guess that is the correct terminology for contracting th...
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EDITOR: On behalf of the State Bar of Georgia, I wish to congratulate Sandy Springs attorney Ashley Wilcott on her ap...
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Column: Piedmont’s story has humble start
Piedmont Hospital’s humble beginnings can be traced to a Jewish immigrant from Austria-Hungary who specialized in gas...
12:59 PM, Thursday, January 30
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I read a news report this week that says while we are living a lot longer in the U.S., people in other countries are ...
11:38 AM, Thursday, January 23
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Column: What the dying know
Q: Last year we had two deaths in the family that hit us all very hard. This has me thinking about my mortality and w...
11:32 AM, Thursday, January 23
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Guest column: Carson calls for fractional SPLOST
I firmly believe in reducing the tax burden on our citizens and increasing accountability in government. This is exac...
11:15 AM, Thursday, January 23
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: State legislators should address min...
EDITOR: Thank you [to the] Neighbor Newspapers for asking our state legislators about their priorities for the 2014 l...
11:08 AM, Thursday, January 23
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Column: Bicycle shop has spirit of ‘old’ Buckhead
Long before carbon-frame bikes and spandex-clad riders became ubiquitous on Buckhead’s roads, gangs of children roame...
03:13 PM, Wednesday, January 22
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Column: Loss of old friend is reminder of misplaced priori...
If this sounds like name-dropping, I apologize but I am trying to make a point here. I picked up the newspaper this p...
06:30 PM, Thursday, January 16
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Column: Plastic vs. real
Q: I have reached a “certain age,” and most of my friends are getting plastic surgery — or have been having “work” do...
06:23 PM, Thursday, January 16
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Column: Medical heresy or legitimate challenge?
If your attention wanders while you’re reading this column, it could be because of the writer or a host of other thin...
06:16 PM, Thursday, January 16
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Column: Mills served as backbone of early Buckhead
In “Atlanta and Environs,” historian Franklin Garrett concluded more people know Judge Clark Howell’s mill than ever ...
04:33 PM, Wednesday, January 15
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Column: To Cameron Charles Yarbrough: Have fun and give li...
Dear Cameron: You have been in this world for a tad more than 5 years. I think you would agree it has been a pretty g...
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