October 4, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

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CINDER BLOCKS AND CLOSE QUARTERS

(Please enjoy this reprint from 2012.)   It's where we lived, once upon a time.  Oddly, sometimes one of us still slips and refers to it as the “new house“ even though it’s been well over a half century since Daddy and Unc More...

TIS THE SEASON

Whenever someone asks me, “What’s your favorite season?” I am always going to answer, “Football.” If I’m being truthful, though, I don’t think anyone has actually ever asked me that. More...

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MEXICAN STANDOFF

We’ ve seen Mexican standoffs on TV or in the movies. It is a confrontation amongst two or more parties in which no participant can proceed or retreat. More...

LOOKING BACK

{this week in Burke County history}

10 YEARS AGO – OCTOBER 10, 2007  Following a year-long evaluation, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission recommended that Southern Nuclear’s early site permit for new reactors at Plant Vogtle be approved. More...