March 15, 2012 RSS feed / Editorial

Inside the Statehouse

Democrats got the stake, now the nail

You know the results of Tuesday’s primary election and I do not because this column had to be written before the voting. More...

Through The Past

Wax myrtle berries valued by early settlers

What kind of berries in Clarke County once had laws made about them, were valued for trade and trafficking, and their harvest forbidden under penalty of law? Wax myrtle berries or bayberries growing right here now where we live! More...

Citizens stepping up to protect their property

In recent weeks we have had several stories on local burglaries and home invasions. Suspects have been caught in the act of stealing or inside someone’s home. More...

Sunshine laws protect your right to know

There’s a special week for everything these days. More...

Gone South

The next generation has arrived

When I started this column gig, I vowed not to write about family. The late and greatly missed Cathi Downing did that so well that the “Princess of Woodstock” and her brothers are fixed forever in my mind. More...

Dollars & Cents

Risk and reward are keys to investing

As investors, we sometimes forget the fundamental relationship that exists between risk and reward. More...