Opinion

Opinion
  • Letter: Finally awake

    The people have awoken. Driven by the injustices committed by those who were supposed to protect and provide for them, they can have no more of the oppression, no more of the lies.

    April 2, 2014

  • Murray Arts Council deserves support

    What Hollywood is to movies and Nashville, Tenn., is to country music and Detroit once was to cars, Sweden has become to pop music.

    April 1, 2014

  • Mark Millican: There’s nothin’ like a good singin’

    It wasn’t one of those bucket list things-to-do, because you understand of course, I’m far too young to be making such a checklist.

    April 1, 2014

  • Charles Oliver: In Hawaii, police get touchy about the law

    Hawaiian lawmakers were upset to learn that not only was it legal for law enforcement officers to have sex with prostitutes...

    April 1, 2014

  • Misty Watson: Step out of your comfort zone with a 'no makeup selfie'

    I am so proud of some of my female friends right now.

    April 1, 2014

  • Letter: Stop whining

    If you’re over 40, you can remember when America was a nation of people that would come together for the common good. No more. We’re a nation of whiners and complainers.

    March 31, 2014

  • ‘Solid police work’ to be proud of

    In other areas around the country, local law enforcement agencies don’t work too well together, even when they receive much of the focus amid high-profile investigations.

    March 30, 2014

  • Letter: Gov. Deal should veto gun bill

    Dear Gov. Deal,
    It must be most difficult to be in your job with so much responsibility. I so much remember the death of a beloved Atlanta judge and an Immigration and Customs Enforcement agent when a prisoner lost control in the Fulton County Courthouse. The result has cost the state a lot of money for increased security. I feel that allowing the carrying of a firearm to certain public places is putting a lot of people at risk.

    March 29, 2014

  • Letter; Georgia’s new gun bill not the answer

    Like the thousands who contacted Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal opposing the “Guns Everywhere” bill HB875/60, I do not believe this bill should be signed into law.

    March 29, 2014

  • Enjoy retirement, Chief Collins

    Since the Whitfield County Fire Department was founded in 1977, the agency has only had two chiefs.

    March 29, 2014

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