July 28, 2011 RSS feed / Editorial

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County healthcare

The Clarke County Development Foundation is to be commended for its initiative to look into healthcare needs for the county.  A meeting two weeks ago drew elected officials, citizen leaders and healthcare professionals including physicians.  More...

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Hot air in D.C.

The editor was in Washington, D.C. last week for the Governmental Affairs Conference of the National Newspaper Association, the organization that represents the nation’s community newspapers.  More...

Editor’s Notes

Post offices eyed for closing; Saturday deliveries may be next

Just two weeks ago I wrote a column saying that it looked like Clarke County’s post offices would dodge the U.S. Postal Service’s closing bullet.  I was wrong. More...

Gone South

‘Chair Guys’ doing well

SEAGROVE BEACH, Fla. — The coastal economy is reviving. How do I know?  Not by asking real estate agents.  Real estate agents always paint a rosy picture — it’s either a good time to buy or a good time to sell.  More...

Arrests and deeds

Within the past few weeks we have had several requests to leave names off of the Clarke County arrest report. More...

Inside the Statehouse

Real-life John Grisham novel

The sensational political gambling trial continues to play out in Montgomery.  The scene is analogous to a theater production. The show is a blend of Broadway and Hollywood that resembles a movie based on a John Grisham novel.  More...