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Tobacco roads no more

Summer might be viewed as an exquisite period of freedom for many school kids but, when I was growing up in Evans County, school’s out…


Dixie Divas: Balcony people remembered

From the beginning, I’ve been grateful for those who showed me a kindness or encouragement. Particularly during my most impressionable years. I never thought I…


Weekly report from Senator Jack Hill

Bond underwriters praise Georgia – rate bonds “AAA” As the State of Georgia prepared to bring a proposed list of projects to the bond market…


Legislative Update from Rep. Werkheiser

On Tuesday, April 2, we met one last time in the House Chamber before we adjourned for the 2019 legislative session. Legislative day 40 is our…


Despite what you might have thought … House District 157 election is actually over

If you think the Republican primary for the selection of a candidate to serve the 157th Georgia House District was over when Rep. William A….


Go with your gut

I’m an overthinker, and my husband is too. When trying to put a positive spin on the often unsavory personality trait, we claim to be…


Peace through Chaos

Our pastor shared Sunday about the advent of peace, something I will confess to struggling with lately. It may appear our world is in turmoil,…


The magic of wisteria

“Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old time is still a-flying; and this same flower that smiles today, tomorrow will be dying.”    Robert Herrick, (1591-1674)…