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Our Thoughts: Inexcusable

Once again Newton County has found itself in an embarrassing situation, and once again its leadership needs to be called into question.

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Updated: jul. 26, 2015 5:00 a.m.

Our Thoughts: The good, the bad and the ugly

The times are tumultuous lately and not much seems to be changing after a week full of heartbreaking, heart-wrenching and well just heart-shaped news.

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Posted: jul. 18, 2015 3:49 p.m. | Updated: jul. 19, 2015 5:00 a.m.

Our Thoughts: Transparency and vetting

After information on Green Hill P3 and East Georgia Land and Development, Inc. came out this week it seems that the Newton County Board of ...

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Posted: jul. 11, 2015 4:42 p.m. | Updated: jul. 12, 2015 5:00 a.m.

Our Thoughts: Celebrate, remember, unite

Birthdays are a time to celebrate, reflect, be with those close to us and look toward another year of growth.

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Posted: jul. 06, 2015 9:26 a.m.

Our thoughts: Pension plan

The Covington City Council made a smart move last week when it voted to back off a hastily conceived plan to change city policy on ...

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Posted: jun. 27, 2015 2:50 p.m. | Updated: jun. 28, 2015 5:00 a.m.

Our thoughts: Father's Day

The timing of this year’s Father’s Day is fitting.

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Posted: jun. 20, 2015 12:53 p.m. | Updated: jun. 21, 2015 5:00 a.m.

Our Thoughts: Lead, follow, or get out of the way

As the Board of Commissioners prepares to convene Tuesday night, our elected representatives face a stark choice between raising the millage rate or making even ...

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Posted: jun. 13, 2015 4:59 p.m. | Updated: jun. 14, 2015 4:00 a.m.

Our Thoughts: Hometown Heroes

Life is very fleeting. None of us knows when our existence will end on this earth. Last week, 44-year-old Mun Hyuk Cha, a kind, hard-working ...

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Posted: jun. 06, 2015 4:45 p.m. | Updated: jun. 07, 2015 5:00 a.m.

Our thoughts: Hospital

Piedmont Newton Hospital — it does have a nice ring to it.

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Posted: may. 30, 2015 12:01 p.m. | Updated: may. 31, 2015 5:00 a.m.

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