July 29, 2015 RSS feed / Editorial

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A PLAN TO CHANGE THE WORLD…A DIFFERENT KIND OF INCONVENIENT TRUTH

Jim Shumard

My youngest turned 18 years old this last week. He is now an adult in the eyes of the law, though I don’t think the law has very clear eyesight. He can now be drafted and is legally responsible for himself. More...

Praises for Burke Medical Center

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Christians should follow lead of 16 pastors

EDITOR:  In the first chapter of Romans, Paul writes, “For I am not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ; for it is the power of God unto salvation to everyone that believeth.”  More...

IF

Don Lively

“Who do you think you are? God?”  It was a new version of the old question, “Who died and made you king?”  I didn't like the phrasing at all. It was in no way intended to be sacrilegious or disrespectful. More...

THE IMPORTANCE OF HISTORY

Michael N. Searles

People have varying opinions as to the importance and value of history. Some history is painful; some history is joyful and triumphant. More...

LOOKING BACK

{this week in Burke County history}

10 YEARS AGO – AUGUST 3, 2005  Waynesboro native Stephen Weddon was named Chief of the Midville Police Department. He had served as interim chief since the June resignation of former chief Richard L. Smith.   More...

Be aware: animal control will mean tax increase

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