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Outcry over mosque flies in face of Christ’s teachings

On Sunday, Aug, 21, a headline in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution read: “Newton County in uproar over planned mosque.”

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Commoners' right to hunt under threat

In Olde England, hunting was the privilege of the landed and the rich. The right to hunt depended on the number of acres owned or ...

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Posted: aug. 20, 2016 4:32 p.m. | Updated: aug. 21, 2016 5:00 a.m.

There may be some competitive races this fall

If you write about legislative races in Georgia, the last few elections have been downright boring in their predictability.

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Posted: aug. 20, 2016 4:34 p.m. | Updated: aug. 21, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Georgia’s ‘paintingest’ first lady in a class of her own

Class, like beauty, is in the eyes of the beholder. In my long years on this planet, I never met a man with more class ...

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Posted: aug. 20, 2016 4:36 p.m. | Updated: aug. 21, 2016 5:00 a.m.

A reminder to teachers that the rewards outweigh the frustrations

Dear Public School Teachers:

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Posted: aug. 13, 2016 3:15 p.m.

Trump could knock Isakson out of the Senate

One year ago, the political experts were sure of two things about Georgia voters.

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Posted: aug. 13, 2016 3:09 p.m.

Putin swears it wasn’t his special, hand-picked covert operatives that hacked DNC

Ring! Ring! Ring!

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Posted: aug. 06, 2016 11:05 a.m. | Updated: aug. 07, 2016 5:00 a.m.

What color will your state be?

As the last of the two conventions finished its business of nominating a presidential candidate last week, the Clinton and Trump campaigns were quickly shifting ...

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Posted: aug. 06, 2016 11:06 a.m. | Updated: aug. 07, 2016 5:00 a.m.

What a horrible week for our Constitutional Republic

Eight years after we elected the president who was going to “heal the nation” and bring us “Hope and Change,” little has changed that isn ...

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Posted: jul. 16, 2016 4:59 p.m. | Updated: jul. 17, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Clarkston goes down a grassy slope

When Mayor Ted Terry talks about the recent decision by him and the Clarkston City Council to dramatically reduce the penalty for the possession of ...

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Posted: jul. 16, 2016 5:00 p.m. | Updated: jul. 17, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Dallas tragedy shows it is time to lower the rhetoric and start the healing

Have we gone totally, completely insane? It is not bad enough that the specter of Islamic terrorism hangs over us like a toxic cloud, now ...

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Posted: jul. 16, 2016 5:00 p.m. | Updated: jul. 17, 2016 4:00 a.m.

Careless Clinton: A new narrative

FBI Director James Comey's remarks regarding then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton being "extremely careless" in the "handling of very sensitive, highly classified information," along ...

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Posted: jul. 09, 2016 3:21 p.m. | Updated: jul. 10, 2016 6:00 a.m.

The Supreme Court sends a message

More than four decades have passed since the Supreme Court issued its Roe v. Wade decision that made abortions legal, but the pro-life movement is ...

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Posted: jul. 09, 2016 3:20 p.m. | Updated: jul. 10, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Two state senators who give politics a good name

This is a bit weird. I find myself in the position of having to defend politicians. Well, not all of them, just the good ones.

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Posted: jul. 02, 2016 11:59 a.m. | Updated: jul. 03, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Our Thoughts; Our Independence Day

Firework, flags, barbecue, hot dogs and watermelon, cold beverages and a paid day off —all are symbols and fixtures of the Fourth of July.

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Posted: jul. 02, 2016 12:07 p.m. | Updated: jul. 03, 2016 5:00 a.m.

Ardent Americanism

The Fourth of July brings to mind American Flags, parades, fireworks, BBQ and, where I live, country music. If you are like me, the opening ...

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Posted: jul. 02, 2016 12:00 p.m. | Updated: jul. 03, 2016 4:00 a.m.

The Supreme Court sends a message

More than four decades have passed since the Supreme Court issued its Roe v. Wade decision that made abortions legal, but the pro-life movement is ...

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Posted: jul. 02, 2016 12:05 p.m. | Updated: jul. 03, 2016 4:00 a.m.

Have Your Ever Thought … What are we celebrating on the Fourth of July?

One of history’s greatest lessons on the power of words is remembered and celebrated every year on July 4th. The Declaration of Independence ...

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Posted: jun. 29, 2016 3:25 p.m. | Updated: jul. 03, 2016 12:30 a.m.

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