April 4, 2012 RSS feed / Editorial

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Don Lively

MISTER JIM

(Don Lively is off this week. Please enjoy this re-print from 2008)  More...

Dixie Divas

MAMA’S CAKE

It started with Mama. All good stories and jokes in our family, including m e , started with her.  More...

Sen. Jesse Stone

REPORT FROM THE SENATE

ATLANTA (March 29, 2012) – The final week of the 2012 session started quickly with a meeting early Monday morning of the Reapportionment and Redistricting Committee to discuss my substitutes for HB 923 and HB 924.  More...

Looking Back

10 years ago: April 3, 2002  State Senator Don Cheeks rejected a request for a pay increase for the Burke County Board of Education.  Perfection Schwank announced it would cease manufacturing operations, putting 39 employees out of a job. More...

RFD

My brother and his wife, Angie, became grandparents for the first time on Monday.  Their daughter, Maria, gave birth to a son, Maddox Farr Jones, born April 2 in Greenville, S.C. He weighed 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 inches long.  More...

Jim Shumard

“WE GOTTA DO SOMETHING”

Okay I am going to risk raising a lot of red flags. I am reading all kinds of strong opinions about healthcare in our country at this time. More...