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This is a busy week. Memorial Day is in the offing, school lets out and graduation ceremonies abound. There are many stories to be told, which means it will also be a busy week for us here at the paper. In turn, we
Tyranny is no longer lurking. It's here.
Codes of conduct are for kids, students and youth, not mature leaders.
In a recent speech to university students, President Obama mocked conservatives who questioned the constant intrusion of government in our lives. Americans, he proclaimed, should put our trust in the government to always do the right thing. Trust this government? Not only no, but heck no.
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WASHINGTON -- Leaving aside the seriousness of lawlessness, and the corruption of our civic culture by the professionally pious, this past week has been amusing. There was the spectacle of advocates of an ever-larger regulatory government expressing shock about such government's large capacity for misbehavior. And, entertainingly, the answer
CHICAGO -- It's that time. If you're a teacher in a school with a large concentration of Hispanic students, you're doing end-of-year reviews and preparing for final exams -- and you have kids trickling up to you to let you know they won't be around for them.. This
It hasn't been a great week for the Obama folks, as the scandal du jour tour has firmly taken hold. Every day it seems another federal agency is exposed as having intimidated, snooped, covered up or gone to Vegas on the taxpayer dime. Zimbabwe is even making fun of us
WASHINGTON -- At the end of a truly dismal week in his presidency, President Obama remains lucky in one crucial category: his opposition.. It has been only a matter of days since two scandals -- the IRS harassment of conservative groups and the administration's seizing of AP reporters' phone records
Now that I am a retired educator I guess I have to decide what to tell people when they ask me what I do for a living.
David Pennington, the mayor of Dalton, is making noises about challenging incumbent Gov. Nathan Deal in the 2014 Republican primary. Say what?. I visited the mayor a couple of weeks ago at his office to see if he was truly serious. He tells me he is and that he will
The older I get the more I become convinced Orwell had a time machine.
WASHINGTON -- As the nation's top law enforcement official, Eric Holder is privy to all kinds of sensitive information. But he seems to be proud of how little he knows.
It was the pictures and riveting testimony that convinced a Philadelphia jury that abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell was guilty of murdering three infants born alive following botched late-term abortions and also guilty of the involuntary manslaughter of Karnamaya Mongar, who overdosed on Demerol during an abortion at Gosnell's clinic.
CHICAGO -- The U.S. Census Bureau released its November voting data and one thing is clear: The so-called Latino Sleeping Giant is still snoozing -- fewer than half of all eligible Hispanics turned out to vote in 2012.
Journalists should do their jobs on Benghazi and IRS issues.
- CLINE: A reminder of why I love newspapers
- THOMAS: Tyranny is no longer 'lurking'
- WILL: Loss of trust biggest blow to Obama 3 comments
- CEPEDA: Missing school -- for vacation 3 comments
- O'REILLY: What happened to transparency, Mr. President? 2 comments
- MILBANK: GOP overplays its hand 1 comment
- HUCKABY: Choosing a line of work now that I'm retired 1 comment
- YARBROUGH: Dalton mayor mulls primary run against Gov. Deal
- MCCULLOUGH: The police state grows 7 comments
- MILBANK: Eric Holder's abdication 6 comments
Letters to the Editor
- LETTERS: Leaders shouldn't need code of conduct
- LETTERS: No trusting the government
- LETTERS: Columnist parrots White House talking points 13 comments
- LETTERS: Robinson wrong on sequestration 2 comments
- LETTERS: Sequester shows Obama is all politics 17 comments
- LETTERS: Thankful for caution light
- LETTERS: Attack on Bush disappointing 8 comments
- LETTERS: Remembrance of 'Fig' captured his spirit
- LETTERS: Reflections on Boston
- LETTERS: Finding God in tragedies
- Temporary tattoos can have lasting effects 3 comments
- OUR VIEW: Stakes high as GGC searches for new leader
- OUR VIEW: Residents need to prepare themselves for vehicle title tax 12 comments
- OUR VIEW: Aim of pink paper to remind of need for early detection
- Bisher a legend who'll be missed
- OUR VIEW: Homework controversy needs thorough investigation, not rhetoric 8 comments
- OUR VIEW: HOT lanes hot button for road tax 10 comments
- OUR VIEW: Early detection key with breast cancer
- OUR VIEW: More to the story of Lilburn than mosque vote 2 comments
- OUR VIEW: Think it's HOT now? Wait until the lanes switch
- BUCK'S BYTES: Internet tax reform long overdue
- BUCK'S BYTES: Slow hybrid growth is better than no growth
- BUCK'S BYTES: T-Mobile gives hope to cellphone users' wallets
- BUCK'S BYTES: Even space requires fast Internet
- BUCK'S BYTES: The dodged bullet of SimCity
- BUCK'S BYTES: New Roku gives Apple some work to do
- BUCK'S BYTES: Autos slow on standardizing new tech
- BUCK'S BYTES: Why is NASA not viewed as a defense tool?
- BUCK'S BYTES: CES, just take my money
- BUCK'S BYTES: Always looking to the future 1 comment