February 15, 2018 RSS feed / Opinions

Without enough water, flowers dry up and husbands wilt: salvation is needed

A fellow went to the flower shop and asked for geraniums. More...

Watch out, Americans – heart attacks are lurking

If you have made observations about life, you are likely to have noted that there seems to be no perfect formula for longevity. Some of those rural folk who have made it to ripe old ages seem to have gotten there by eating a lot of vegetables. More...

ACROSS THE SAVANNAH

Quitting time – even on day one

No guts, no glory they say, and it is true. If you’ve ever taken a job and realized right off it was a mistake but stayed anyway, this column is for you. More...

Weed control for pastures and lawns

As we are getting closer and closer to the spring season it is time to start thinking about weed control in our lawns, pastures, and hayfields. More...

Book Review

Rogue Heroes

With a title like Rogue Heroes, a book can hardly fail to attract attention. Ben Macintyre has written a gripping history of the early days during World War II of the British Special Air Forces, beginning in North Africa. More...

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LEGISLATIVEUPDATE

Amended budget requires growth, targeted funding

The House kicked off the fifth week of the 2018 legislative session on Monday, February 5, and have only a few weeks left until “Cross Over Day.”  We began the week by passing the amended version of the 2018 budget focusing on requir More...

Growing economy provides surplus revenues for healthcare, education, and infrastructure

During Week Five, Georgia lawmakers reached an important milestone in the budget process by passing the Amended Budget for FY2018. More...