Last week, we celebrated National Agriculture Day, a time to highlight the work thousands of Georgians do to make the agriculture industry in America the greatest in the world.
The Bible (KJV) says, “And the angel which I saw stand upon the sea and upon the earth lifted up his hand to heaven, and swore by him that liveth for ever and ever ... that there should be time no longer” (Rev. 10: 5, 6).
ATLANTA – Thousands of Georgians filed for unemployment benefits last week, and many more are likely to join them before the end of what some are already calling the Pandemic Recession.
It's been more than two weeks since Major League Baseball pulled the plug on spring training amid the coronavirus pandemic. I've heard various predictions on when the league will start up again. Anywhere from as early as Memorial Day to as late as the All-Star break, which is normally held i…
The Bible says, “Death and life are in the power of the tongue…” Another translation says it this way – “Words kill, words give life; they’re either poison or fruit - you choose.” [Proverbs 18:21]
Socialist Democrat and House Majority Whip Jim Clyburn recently opined that the trillion dollar stimulus package then wending its way through Congress presented "a tremendous opportunity to restructure things to fit our vision."
I grew up in the city of Valdosta in the 40’s and 50’s. Amazingly, I can remember that on any given day, that you could walk through the halls of the school from the 1st grade through the 12th grade without worrying about someone having a gun to kill or harm anyone. I can remember having fri…
The season for the Atlanta Braves was slated to begin next week, but like we have seen over the past two weeks with Major League Baseball and other sporting events that have been suspended over fears of the coronavirus pandemic, sports have been put on hold.
Dr. Gladys West gets honored by the U.S. Air Force at the Pentagon. Dr. West was instrumental in creating a convenience we use every day and almost can’t live without.
An accomplished organic chemist, Dr. Betty Wright Harris is widely recognized as a leading expert on explosives, environmental remediation and hazard waste treatment.
Steve V. Roberts article, March 6, in The Valdosta Daily Times is the hoax. President Trump has been trying to keep people calm, and has since January restricted air travel from China and lately other countries to prevent the coronavirus from spreading to a large extent. Those against Trump …
As I was writing this week's column, my focus was on describing how the top of the Atlanta Braves starting rotation was rounding into form with Mike Soroka and Max Fried showing quality outings near the end of spring training. But then word came from Major League Baseball on Thursday that th…
A hundred years ago post-war Europe, surrounded in an apocalyptic atmosphere of fear and uncertainty, famed poet W.B. Yeats wrote “The Second Coming.” It begins:
At first glance, it may sound like South Georgia Medical Center is implementing harsh new procedures regarding patient visitation in the wake of coronavirus concerns.
- Kemp issues shelter-in-place order
- Kemp's shelter-in-place order outlines new restrictions
- EDITORIAL: Forced to make hard decisions
- Lawsuit filed in Rodemaker ouster
- UPDATE: Kemp issues statewide shelter-in-place
- Prostitution camp provided women in human smuggling case
- Quitman declares state of emergency
- Sheriff: Girl, 4, found in woods; had been missing 2 days
- Lowndes COVID-19 cases rise to 23
- COVID-19 cases in Lowndes up to 24