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by Dick Yarbrough
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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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Column: Drinking the Kool-Aid
Q: Everyone in my family is constantly fiddling with their phones: texting, social media and who knows what else. We ...
10:20 AM, Thursday, August 27
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Guest column: Property tax relief
For the past two years I have worked with attorney Walter Hotz to level the playing field for homeowners and business...
10:09 AM, Thursday, August 27
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LETTER TO EDITOR: ‘Phooey’ to Obama’s clean power plan
EDITOR: In his Aug. 3 announcement about his clean power plan, President Barack Obama said “and thanks to this plan, ...
10:02 AM, Thursday, August 27
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GUEST COLUMN: Property tax relief
For the past two years I have worked with Attorney Walter Hotz to level the playing field for homeowners and business...
11:17 AM, Wednesday, August 26
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Column: New addition adjusting to life inside
We named our cat Trouble for a good reason. When I was in the third-grade, my parents returned from an evening out wi...
10:34 AM, Wednesday, August 26
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Column: Georgia Tech’s Steve Norris looks back on experience
To say Betty Wallace loves Georgia Tech is to say Romeo loved Juliet or hogs love slop. It is a simple fact. Who else...
12:45 AM, Friday, August 21
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Column: Solitude is one of life’s necessities
Q: You often say it’s important to spend time away from technology and in solitude. That sounds good, but it’s not fe...
12:39 AM, Friday, August 21
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Guest column: Can we prevent future attacks?
We are still seeking answers why Chattanooga resident Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez, 24, brutally killed five serviceme...
12:16 AM, Friday, August 21
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Column: Facts, figures show different side of Buckhead
The Buckhead Guidebook stood next to the Associated Press Style Book, Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Rog...
03:38 PM, Wednesday, August 19
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Column: Some random thoughts on some random subjects
Hooray! The state of Georgia, CSX Transportation, Murray County and the Georgia Ports Authority have announced constr...
10:30 AM, Thursday, August 13
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Column: Small-town crime
The advice column as you know it will resume in two weeks. In the meantime, I hope you enjoy this passage from my boo...
10:22 AM, Thursday, August 13
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Column: Eliminate homelessness among veterans
There’s a lot of work needed yet to find homes for homeless veterans — numbering nearly 50,000 nationwide, including ...
10:15 AM, Thursday, August 13
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Column: Small businesses heart, soul of community
My wife Lori introduced me to The Cookie Studio years ago before they moved from Avondale Estates into the former Mel...
01:03 PM, Wednesday, August 12
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Column: Animals behaving oddly
This week and next we’ll take a short summer break from advice, and I’ll share some stories from my book. This one co...
08:52 PM, Thursday, August 06
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