September 9, 2015 RSS feed / Editorial

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DISCOVERING THE HALLELUIAH CHORUS IN PAUL’S SYMPHONY FOR THE ROMANS [AND US]

I was listening to Handel’s Messiah (Yes every now and then I do something classy!) in my car and was struck by a Biblical insight related to choruses. I wonder how many of us remember the beginning of Handel’s Messiah or even 80% of it. More...

Thankful for no county curb-side

EDITOR:  As someone who was not looking forward to dragging a poly-cart loaded with trash up the quarter mile long driveway of his home, I was quite relieved to see that the ludicrous idea of rural curbside trash collection has been taken off th More...

HOPE SPRINGS ETERNAL

It's back.  You know exactly what I mean.  You've waited for it since mid-January and now it's here.  College Football Season.  By the time you read this half of all teams will have either begun their seasons with winning efforts More...

LOOKING BACK

{this week in Burke County history}

10 YEARS AGO – SEPTEMBER 14, 2005  Governor Sonny Perdue was expected to be on hand to dedicate the new Burke County Library. The ceremony was scheduled for 9 a.m. More...

What is a “True Citizen”?

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