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Dick Yarbrough: Governor's panel targets real school fixes

I suspect my recent silence on the subject of public education in Georgia has been deafening to some of you. I will explain.

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Tom Crawford: One Georgia lawmaker fights the power of GOP majority

Rep. David Stover is a brave man. He may well be one of the gutsiest people serving in the General Assembly.

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Joan King: ‘Cinderella’ poses a key question

Robots, artificial intelligence, the future ... what’s not to like for a sci-fi buff like me?

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Dick Yarbrough: Methodists produce new committed ministers

I spent last week helping to assess a group of people for a job I couldn’t do if my life depended on it. Actually, what they were seeking is not a job; it is a calling. And my life here and in the hereafter depends on how well they do it.

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Tom Crawford: State is stepping all over local control

When I first started writing about politics, my conservative friends would preach the gospel of “local control.” They believed local governments did a better job of running things because local officeholders were closer to the people who elected them.

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Dick Yarbrough: Junior Lee says 'LOL' to electing younger Ga. lawmakers

It is with regret I tell you our intrepid public servants in the legislature have scuttled a bill that would have lowered the age of eligibility to serve as a member of the House of Representatives to 18 years of age and to 21 in the state Senate.

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