August 17, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial Page

If you try vanishing cream, please leave your clothes on

Words of Encouragement

It was during a dinner party when the hosts’ two little children tiptoed into the dining room naked as jay­birds and walked quietly around the table.  The parents were so embarrassed that they pretended nothing was happening and kept the c More...

There is excitement in collecting

Baseball’s best

“We all collected baseball cards that came with bubble gum. You could never get the smell of bubble gum off your cards, but you kept your Yankees cards pristine.” ... More...

This weeks tips from the BBB

We are mere days away from the solar eclipse on August 21, 2017, which will be visible to all of North America. The ‘path of totality’ where the total solar eclipse is visible will stretch through 13 states from Oregon to South Carolina. More...

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A Town Down by the Catawba River

Across The Savannah

Driving north on US 21 toward a “very small town,” I watch the land change. Hills rise into view. Large rocks protrude from the ground. Boulders. More...

Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Consumer Qs is a weekly ques­tion and-answer column by Arty Schronce at the Georgia Department of Agriculture. Please share your thoughts, questions and suggestions with him by phone, mail or email. More...