Column: Carl Sanders: Great man who did great thin...
by Dick Yarbrough
Columnist
12:04 AM, Thursday, November 27
On my "to do” list last week was a reminder to call former Gov. Carl Sanders and see if he had any thoughts on how to get the field at Sanford Stadium named for the University of Georgia’s former coach and athletic director, Vince Dooley. I knew h...

Latest Headlines

Column: Small farms disappearing
We are losing farms in this country, which essentially means the small farmer will soon be extinct.  As the little fa...
11:55 AM, Thursday, April 17
full story
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Installing roundabouts on Riverside ...
EDITOR: I read the story in [the April 2] paper about the proposed changes [adding roundabouts] to the Riverside Driv...
11:51 AM, Thursday, April 17
full story
Column: Real estate, population reasons churches are close
The confluence of Peachtree and East Wesley roads and Andrews Drive in Buckhead is overwhelmed with members of the Ca...
12:14 PM, Wednesday, April 16
full story
Column: Child abuse, neglect need to be Georgia’s priority
April is Child Abuse Prevention Month in Georgia, as proclaimed by Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal. Child abuse is a subject...
03:55 PM, Wednesday, April 09
full story
Column: Despise nothing
Q: I have a friend who is disabled that I’ve known for about a year. I like helping her out by driving her places she...
03:48 PM, Wednesday, April 09
full story
Column: Children can’t properly judge traffic conditions
Driving can be a game of cat and mouse. A driver is the cat in the car, and the mouse is a child on a bike. A cat wil...
03:22 PM, Wednesday, April 09
full story
LETTER TO EDITOR: Earth has had warming, cooling cycles
EDITOR: Climate change has drawn a recent flurry of comments in the Neighbor. Throw this in the mix. Glaciologists sa...
03:19 PM, Wednesday, April 09
full story
Column: N. Fulton, N. Atlanta linked by more than history
It’s hard not to be impressed with the $146 million North Atlanta High School. It’s brand spanking new, state-of-the-...
02:48 PM, Wednesday, April 09
full story
Column: Vexing liberals, conservatives in same week not easy
Even by my impossibly high standards, this has been a good week. It began with a whack upside the head from a reader ...
03:12 PM, Thursday, April 03
full story
Column: Gone to the dogs
This week, Lauretta Hannon turns her column over to her readers. Below are reader-submitted answers to a question pos...
03:05 PM, Thursday, April 03
full story
Guest column: Mommas, don’t let your babies grow up withou...
Most young adults enjoy a euphoric sense of invincibility, as I was reminded while riding the chairlift in Big Sky, M...
02:55 PM, Thursday, April 03
full story
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Conservatives in denial about global...
Editor: In his March 12 guest column, Melvyn L. Fein said liberals are in denial about global warming and other thing...
02:49 PM, Thursday, April 03
full story
Column: Origins of significant names not easy to come by
The name Atlanta is described as “strange and alien” by Richard Peters, the superintendent of the Georgia Railroad wh...
01:18 PM, Wednesday, April 02
full story
LOCAL VOICES: Jacobs touts success of legislative session
The 2014 legislative session concluded March 20, earlier than any other legislative session in the past 18 years. I a...
11:09 AM, Tuesday, April 01
full story
Column: Commandos get scoop on latest in Crimea
Since the policy of the federal government seems to be to snoop on the conversations of private citizens, I thought i...
03:03 PM, Thursday, March 27
full story

Popular Stories

Group announces plans for 104-acre Roswell complex by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com

Avalon says no thanks to Thanksgiving Day sales by James Swift
jswift@neighbornewspapers.com

Recent Comments

« J Hofstra wrote on Sunday, Nov 16 at 08:27 PM »
« Peter Morgan wrote on Saturday, Nov 15 at 06:35 AM »
« Peter Morgan wrote on Saturday, Nov 15 at 06:30 AM »
« Paula of Neely wrote on Friday, Nov 14 at 04:27 PM »