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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….


Bonnie and Clyde’s groundhog

Saturday is Groundhog Day. The most unforgettable one I’ve ever experienced was also on a Saturday. It started while I was warming up my patrol…


Dixie Divas: Name calling with dignity

There are many times that I recall a friend, who years ago, was raising two high energy, willful sons on her own. The boys were…


Weekly report from Senator Jack Hill

Joint Budget Hearings Follow Ceremonial Week Led by Governor Brian Kemp and State Economist Ken Heaghney, state agencies made appearances before the Joint Senate and…


Legislative Update from Rep. Werkheiser

The House kicked off the week on Monday with the unanimous passage of House Bill 23 to expand internet access in rural Georgia. HB 23…


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)…