Column: Deal pledges to go all in on public educat...
by Dick Yarbrough
Neighbor Newspapers Columnist
12:04 AM, Thursday, October 23
Last week Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jason Carter shared via this column his vision for public education in Georgia. This week, incumbent Republican Gov. Nathan Deal talks about his plans for public education in a second and final term as ...

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Q: My mother-in-law is a chain smoker, smells like an ashtray and always wants to hug me. What’s the best way to disa...
11:39 AM, Thursday, December 19
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Column: Aaron Murray well-rounded man of talent
Aaron Murray became the 13th University of Georgia football player to be selected for a National Football Foundation ...
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I went to college a few miles from Christmas Town USA. Seriously, it’s actually a place. A wholly unremarkable place ...
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Former South African president Nelson Mandela has received much-deserved praise following his death Dec.5 at the age ...
02:15 PM, Thursday, December 12
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Q: I was in a restaurant last night and overheard a guy criticizing the young server about something trivial. She was...
02:07 PM, Thursday, December 12
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The newspaper was a resident in my home growing up from the time I could remember. It was always the fifth member at ...
01:47 PM, Thursday, December 12
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Guest column: My health care plan puts patients first
As Obamacare collapses around us, Democrats in Washington are offering the American people a false choice: either sti...
01:33 PM, Thursday, December 12
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Ga. Tech fan takes on Yarbrough
Editor:   I must have been wrong in thinking that Dick Yarbrough’s column in the Neighbor is intended to be humorous....
01:21 PM, Thursday, December 12
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Teacher: students should know how to...
EDITOR: Spelling words correctly has become a lost skill. Phonics, decoding and dictionary usage does not appear to b...
01:03 PM, Thursday, December 12
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Column: Lenox Square land once known for peace, tranquility
Before Lenox Square mall became a square — more of a rectangle when looking at the original layout — it was home to a...
01:18 PM, Wednesday, December 11
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Column: Business at UGA
It was as ugly as a wart hog, but for the 11th time in the past 12 years, the 38th of the past 50 and the 64th out of...
01:15 PM, Thursday, December 05
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Column: Christmas family drama
Q: I’m so totally over hearing certain people whine and cry about how stressful it is to deal with family during the ...
01:06 PM, Thursday, December 05
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Column: I’m still dreaming of a white Christmas
When we reflect on Christmas, we think of the emphasis on shopping and the many exciting things associated with the h...
12:53 PM, Thursday, December 05
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Column: Mansions served dual purposes
The home astride the corner of Andrews Drive and Cherokee Road is called Rossdhu, though I remember it as the Suzuki ...
04:51 PM, Wednesday, December 04
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