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The best way I know to help choose what direction our community, state or nation moves toward is by voting for people who best reflect ...

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Life Insurance for Mortgage Protection

It seems like the majority of topics for my articles brings back memories, some good and some less than memorable. This is one of the ...

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Mosser: Winter is coming

Greetings gorgeous growers; hopefully you have thus far experienced a season of bountiful fruits. As the active growing season begins to wind down, let’s ...

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Newton County Farm Bureau receives district awards

Newton County Farm Bureau (NCFB) was recognized for its outstanding member programs during the Georgia Farm Bureau 3rd District annual meeting, held Sept. 6 in ...

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Big shows in Covington and Porterdale this week

It’s a big weekend of music in Covington this week, so let’s get right down to it.

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Clamato and moose and Vegemite … oh, my!

Clamato juice. Kangaroo meat. Moose sausage. Vegemite. ANZAC biscuits.

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Piedmont Academy homecoming court named

The 2016 homecoming festivities for Piedmont Academy concluded Sept. 9 with the crowning of Ashley Johnston as Miss Cougar and Bailyn Whitaker as Miss Homecoming ...

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Dan Forster honored with National Seth Gordon Award

Dan Forster, recently retired Director of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD), was recognized with the Seth Gordon Award, the highest ...

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For the love of Fall

Although fall hasn’t officially arrived yet, I’ve been enjoying the milder weather as if it was my favorite time of year already. After ...

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Telling it like it is

Although fall hasn’t officially arrived yet, I’ve been enjoying the milder weather as if it was my favorite time of year already. After ...

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Have you ever thought ...

The death of a loved one, or someone close to us, is very difficult to deal with. Grief is a challenge for even the strongest ...

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Reaching nirvana through lawn maintenance

Cutting grass is a passion of mine, and I believe it to be good for the soul. I truly do.

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A new time in Covington music

The music around town continues this week, even though one of the venues regularly featured in this space has closed recently. But other venues are ...

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Irwin: Bicycle helmets are the cause of Armadillo migration

Around Covington — even though it is just the 10th day of September and two weeks will pass before the Autumnal Equinox — the school year has ...

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Have you ever thought …

Too many times we wait until we are upset about something to speak up. When we hear of a “town hall,” we may think it ...

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Big week of music in the Mill Village

There’s another epic week of music on the horizon, so grab a plate and dig into to the smorgasbord that is the Music Minute.

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Pop tabs for Ronald McDonald houses

Raise your hands, if you are ready for a major medical diagnosis in your family?

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Children are a gift from God to love and cherish

If you keep reading after the first paragraph or two, you may find yourself checking to see if another author might have penned this column ...

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Have you ever thought …

Tomorrow is Labor Day. The historical roots of this day trace back to the last part of the nineteenth century. It was a time when ...

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Annuity income riders: your personal pension

Most of our parents could expect a pension plan from one or more employers when they reached retirement.

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Newborn resident brings a little Blues

I haven’t written about a featured artist in this space for quite some time, and I’m glad to bring that feature back now ...

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Hood-Robertson

Wade and Kerry Hood of Loganville, Georgia are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Hood to Taylor Robertson, son of Rodney and ...

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Have you ever thought …

How critical access to transportation can be?

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A dynamic duo returns to the rooftop

There’s a lot of returners on the music scene in and around Covington this week, making it a great opportunity to go out and ...

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Have you ever thought …

Throughout the last several years, Jack and Lisa Philips have had a very successful business on the Covington Square, the Cork. At the wine, beer ...

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