Tanner Blackton: I am not my generation
For as long as I can remember, I have been called an “old soul.”
Old soul? What does that mean? Does that mean that I’m secretly an old woman trapped in the body of a 21-year-old? I’m not sure, but I’ve always identified as someone who feels out of place in this generation.
Dalton needs you
Standing up in your community and asking your friends and neighbors to elect you to a public office can be a scary and hard proposition. People can find lots of reasons not to serve their community, especially if an election must be campaigned for and won.
Jamie Jones: The new summer reading list
Back then, summers were nothing but fun.
The swimming pool during the scorching days, kick-the-can under the stars when the temperature waned, video games in-between.
Citizen of the Week: Mary West
They say home is where the heart is, and sometimes it takes a big heart to make a home.
Campaign forums educate the voters
We’re big fans of public participation in the political process.
Letter: Some education facts
A recent article in Education Week titled “Condition of Education” reported:
Celebrate Mark Pace's birthday as he hits 100
Mark Pace is having a birthday party and the entire community is invited.
Repairs at Emery Center need to start now
The two parties that hold the fate of the Emery Center in the balance, the city of Dalton and the Emery Center’s board of directors, are in agreement.
Letter: Obama’s latest mess
Let’s forget for the moment a handful of Obama’s incredible fiascoes:
Letter: A clarification
Please let me explain a statement I made. That statement was we don’t have at this time any black police officers, principals, judges, council persons or commissioners.
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