February 6, 2013 RSS feed / Editorial

Dollars & Cents

New health insurance model?

Individuals who own automobiles must have insurance on them. And most of them understand how the system works. Automobile insurance companies reward good behavior and penalize inappropriate activities by adjusting the premiums. More...

Cornbread & Buttermilk

Moo if y’all from State

I remember driving across the Tar Heel State back in the ‘80s, when it was common to see bumper stickers that read, “Honk if you’re from Carolina; moo if y’all fum State.” More...

Inside the Statehouse

Small town and big city leaders

The 2013 regular legislative session begins this week. There are a myriad of issues that must be dealt with during their four month journey. The most pressing will be resolving the current funding crisis in the state’s general fund budget. More...

Gone South

Women can too fight

Far be it for me to avoid a sensitive subject just because it is sensitive, so I won’t. Women in combat. My opinion is this: If you are gonna have combat, I see no reason to keep women out, even if Newt Gingrich does. More...

Through The Past

Area’s ‘Mail riders’ date to 1807

This continues a look at Clarke County’s history in this the county’s 200th year. More...

Greasepit Grammar

Girlfriend guilty of post-morten lies

Mississippi Katie wasn’t sure what to make of an Associated Press report in the Yaknapatawpha Daily Yack regarding the mysterious girlfriend of Notre Dame’s star linebacker Manti Te’o. More...