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Crawford: Ga. election candidates stuck in the past

There are many lessons about elections I’ve learned through years of reporting on politics.

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Givens: A humanist's view on school prayer

Many Christians feel that removing teacher led prayer from school is persecution. This debate has come to Hall County with the letter sent by the American Humanists Association to Hall County School officials demanding that coach led prayer be stopped.

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Yarbrough: Be proud of Southern drawl, y’all

I just learned of a book called, “Say Goodbye to your Southern Accent.” Gosh dang. What is wrong with a Southern accent?

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Crawford: If we want it, we have to pay for it

Ray LaHood, who once was the federal transportation secretary for President Barack Obama, had some blunt advice for a legislative study committee trying to figure out how the state can pay for repairing its highways and bridges.

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King: Vehicle’s warning ‘ding’ is more irritant than safety aid

When it came time to buy a new car (a new used car, in this family), I had very few stipulations: good fuel economy and enough clearance to get up our long mountain driveway. I didn’t care about the color, and the fewer bells and whistles the better.

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Yarbrough: A reminder why teaching is a noble calling

Dear Georgia Public School Teachers:

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Crawford: Color Georgia red and white

The conventional wisdom about Georgia politics has been that the state’s changing demographics will eventually bring about a change in its political orientation.

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