Column: Family contrast made for tale of two Chris...
by Thornton Kennedy
Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
09:01 AM, Tuesday, December 23
When both sides of your family go back several generations in the same city, there is no “over the river and through the woods.” Our Christmas trips to grandmother’s house were either down Peachtree Road or up Northside Drive. Our holiday was a ta...

Latest Headlines

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Attorney advice is necessary
EDITOR: Just a couple quick points on the Sept. 19 Public Safety Corner column entitled “Six Mortgage Relief Scams Yo...
12:56 PM, Thursday, October 04
full story
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Vote no on charter school amendment
EDITOR: Editor’s note: The following letter regards the Nov. 6 voter referendum on an amendment to the state’s charte...
12:48 PM, Thursday, October 04
full story
Column: Adventure still abounds off beaten path
There are really only two things I strenuously object to in this life. I am not a fan of heights and I am easily disg...
11:22 AM, Thursday, October 04
full story
Texting and Driving
Texting and Driving is a dangerous combination. The following information was obtained from www.textinganddrivingsafe...
10:03 AM, Friday, September 28
full story
Column: School superintendent association head refutes pro...
With the vote on the charter school amendment just over a month away, the heat is getting intense. I know. I have fel...
01:14 AM, Wednesday, September 26
full story
Column: Improving education is truly a bi-partisan issue
Between now and November, hundreds of millions of dollars in advertising will be spent telling us all the differences...
01:06 AM, Wednesday, September 26
full story
Column: Keep public schools in hands of local taxpayers
While most of us are going about our daily lives in our normal routines, there are a handful of folks at the state ca...
12:57 AM, Wednesday, September 26
full story
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: PSC’s Eaton makes battlefield conver...
EDITOR: Recently incumbent District 3 Georgia Public Service Commissioner Chuck Eaton went public with an unexpected ...
12:55 AM, Wednesday, September 26
full story
Column: Town center depends on where you get your haircut
The friendly neighborhood barbershop has always been the closest thing Buckhead has to a town hall. This is evidenced...
12:47 AM, Wednesday, September 26
full story
Column: For the Legislature, this party may be over
When the gavel bangs in January to open the 2013 session of the Georgia General Assembly, I would suggest the first o...
01:20 PM, Wednesday, September 19
full story
Column: Should your senior still be driving?
Americans love their cars – and that’s a love affair that extends from the youngest drivers to the oldest. Unfortunat...
01:07 PM, Wednesday, September 19
full story
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Brumby’s impact felt in Buckhead
EDITOR: Although Otis Brumby [Jr.] was a product of Marietta and Cobb County, he played a key role in the development...
01:02 PM, Wednesday, September 19
full story
Column: Before Buckhead natives there were Native Americans
Some trace Buckhead’s history back to Henry Irby’s tavern in the 1840s. Others think Buckhead’s history begins with t...
11:44 AM, Wednesday, September 19
full story
Column: Brumby will ‘be sorely missed’
Of all the publishers and editors I have met and worked for, he was far and above the best one. He was kind and consi...
04:45 PM, Wednesday, September 12
full story
Column: Charter amendment advocates present their case
District 54 Rep. Edward Lindsey, R-Atlanta majority whip of the Georgia House of Representatives, asked me if I would...
04:19 PM, Wednesday, September 12
full story

Popular Stories

Column: Home-cooked meals by Loran Smith
Columnist

Albers wants schools all digital by 2020 by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com

Weekend Christmas celebrations planned in Milton, Alpharetta, Roswell by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com

MARTA hosting holiday events by Staff Reports

Recent Comments

« tom brannon wrote on Tuesday, Dec 16 at 09:20 PM »
« HappyHippie wrote on Monday, Dec 15 at 09:17 AM »
« MA Lassetter wrote on Saturday, Dec 06 at 02:32 PM »
« MA Lassetter wrote on Friday, Dec 05 at 08:59 PM »