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Phil Early is one of my all-time favorite people. I used to yell at him to “get a move on it” coming out of the chutes on endless afternoons at football practice an eon or two ago. He …

My job with the Concerned Citizens of Franklin County is to point out deficiencies in county government, not what’s right. Commissioners pat themselves on the back too often.Recently I spoke at a …

December 7, 1941. "A date which will live in infamy," President Franklin D. Roosevelt called it. The attack's 80th anniversary is this month. Infamy. Webster's Dictionary defines infamy as: "evil …

In the view of the American left, we should strive for the much more desirable system of socialism. You know, a type of socialism that has never worked, anywhere in the world. But the kind that only …

Sean Parnell, the Trump-anointed candidate for Senate in Pennsylvania, dropped out of the race a week ago after a custody hearing that featured lurid details of his relationship with his ex-wife. …

Have you noticed how most drivers hereabouts either never learned, or forgotten, how or why they should signal before making turns? Having grown up in the Northeast, it’s amazing as well as …

 To the surprise of many, the city of Carrabelle does have code enforcement through a process called “complaint-driven” code enforcement. This is used to enforce all codes, ordinances, …

Now 18-year-old Kyle Rittenhouse has been found not guilty for fatally shooting two men and wounding a third. He and a friend traveled to Kenosha, Wisconsin to protect local business owners …

I have no idea when you get old enough to “know something.” I was about five when I fell on the gravel running down what was then called the Como Road. I slid headfirst past six rows of cotton, …

Because life is mostly made up of little experiences, occasionally interrupted by big events, it’s easy to take the little things for granted.But Shutterfly, the photography and …

Last year the media went into a frenzy over the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower’s arrival in North America, but the festivities were just beginning.This Thanksgiving marks four centuries …

Hi Y'all,  Lanark Village Golf Club had its first meeting of the season. Thank you for those who did come. The board ask those attending to be on the nominating committee to see if any …

Now 18-year-old Kyle Rittenhouse is on trial for fatally shooting two men and wounding a third. He and a friend traveled to Kenosha, Wisconsin to protect local business owners and provide medical aid …

At the most recent Carrabelle commission meeting I witnessed an extreme example of the uncivilized, ignorant and boorish behavior that can be found almost anywhere in the country now.A large …

I don’t do travelogue stories. I am not Triple A, Expedia, Travelocity or Hotel Finder.com. I don’t hardly even know where I’ve been… so it would be silly of me to suggest where you …

The Democrats' lobbyist-driven “Infrastructure Bill” recently passed, but the Build Back Better plan ("Human Infrastructure") plan is meeting resistance even though they named it something …

Eleven white jurors and one Black juror.We are in week two of the Ahmaud Arbery trial, and I wanted to remind you of the make-up of the jury in the case of a Black Georgia man who was shot and …

The latest iteration of Build Back Better – the president's multi-trillion-dollar tax-and-spending binge that has been stalled in Congress all year – purports to reduce the cost of …

Today I watched as Shannon Bothwell asked the Franklin County Board of Commissioners to include a non-binding referendum on next year’s primary ballot. This item would have revealed the …

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