September 14, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial Page

Life is short, like a vapor that vanishes after a little while

Words of Encouragement

An old man stomped angrily into a jewelry shop and waved his wrist­watch in the face of the owner.  “You said this watch would last me a lifetime,” he yelled.  “Yes, I did,” the owner acknowl­edged. More...

This weeks tips from the BBB

Ask questions and do your research before giving to a charity  More...

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The Long Way Home

Across The Savannah

Labor Day I reached the end of the road, the end of writing about traveling back roads. I estimate I drove over 10,000 miles delib­erately avoiding the interstates when possible. I saw unforget­table places and photographed many of them. More...

Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Georgia Department of Agriculture, Gary W. Black, Commissioner, 19 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. SW, Atlanta, GA 30334.  Q: When are field peas in season? What is the difference between field peas, crowder peas and cream peas?  More...

UGA Extension

In recent weeks, home owners have been inquiring about the condition of their landscape trees with certain stress symptoms, including some of the following: limb dieback; leaves falling; leaves turning brown; saw­dust around the base; and mushrooms g More...