Gov. Brian Kemp failed to give the true state of the state in his Thursday State of the State Address.
When we choose to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during this time of the year, we tend to do a great disservice to his legacy by only highlighting the widely publicized “I Have A Dream” speech.
I may have told you before that my something great-grandfather, Robert Elza, fought for the Union in the Civil War. He left his family in Virginia and moved to Knoxville, Tennessee, where he lived until he died. When the Civil War broke out, he stood with the Union. He was captured at the fi…
The News Literacy Project is a nonpartisan national education nonprofit to educate the public on how to detect false and misleading information. It has compiled 10 takeaways from distortions by social media and other sources in 2021.
It may have been an underrated part of the Atlanta Braves success last year but there was something to be said about how stellar the infield defense was en route to a National League East Division championship and a World Series title.
This week marks the anniversary of an unprecedented attack on democracy in the United States. Jan. 6 of last year is the day a violent mob stormed the U.S. Capitol to try to stop certification of the people’s vote for the highest office in the land.
FOXBOROUGH — Three weeks ago a lot of people were saying your New England Patriots were hosting the Kansas City Chiefs the last weekend of January.
“We need term limits!” It’s a common mantra expressed by many voters, particularly around election time, and it’s a mantra with which I wholeheartedly agree. We do, in fact, desperately need term limits and the reasons are obvious.
And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we beheld His glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth. John 1:14 (NKJ)
The South Georgia Regional Library recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to demonstrate and inaugurate its latest library services facility: a traveling library. This is the fourth mobile unit in the SGRL’s history and becomes the seventh branch of library services.
Currently constructed, the World Series champion Atlanta Braves have some work left to do if they expect to contend for another division title, much less back-to-back world championships.
When Shaun White won a gold medal at the Winter Olympics in South Korea in February 2018, he won in the snowboarding category. Eddie Pells from the Associated Press quoted Shaun as saying "from there, it was a simply a matter of staying upright."
I don't have a Hall of Fame vote. Maybe that's for the best. If I do ever get a vote it likely won't be for another decade, by which point everyone currently on the ballot will have either gotten in or used up their eligibility.
Have you ever driven one mile per hour over the speed limit? Although most police officers overlook it, some drivers have received a ticket for this crime.
We live in an instant gratification world. We want it and we want it now! And some things in life perpetuate that proclivity. For instance, when you order something from Amazon.com, you select exactly what you want, drop it in the cart and for an annual fee, you can become a "Prime" member a…
The Supreme Court is the only branch of our government required to follow the law. Unlike the President or Congress, it cannot change its decisions with each opinion poll.
Before Major League Baseball implemented its lockout on Dec. 2 that shut down baseball operations across the sport, the World Series champion Atlanta Braves made headlines for some questionable decisions.
1. Should You Host the Holidays Yourself, Go To Your Parents/Children's Or Go Your Own Way? If the pressure to decide is too much, change up the whole equation instead. Host the holidays at your own place if you have the room and announce that anyone who wants to come is welcome. If you can'…
President Biden’s recently signed bipartisan infrastructure law will bring a slew of historic investments to Valdosta — and one of the most life-changing among them will even help us inside our homes.
The start of a Major League Baseball (MLB) lockout only adds to the intrigue and uncertainty regarding the future of one former National League Most Valuable Player.
Almost midnight, Lincoln Riley on his postgame Zoom call, the Pokes having taken Bedlam 37-33, SoonerScoop’s Carey Murdock preambled his postgame question.
In the hustle and bustle of autumn’s indoor and outdoor hurly-burly and getting ready for December 25 (and all that happens between now and then), we often forget that there is more to Christmas than its Eve and Day. And we further distracted where our senses are wracked by a world seemingly…
Some time in the fourth quarter of the back-and-forth, high-scoring Sunday Night Football game between the L.A. Chargers and Pittsburgh Steelers, a well-known NFL insider tweeted out:
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