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September 1st, 2014 03:00 p.m.


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Yarbrough: Put down the phone; no text is worth our lives

It is a potential killer whose numbers rival the deadly Ebola virus and it doesn’t get near the attention it should. Unlike the dreaded illness currently ravaging West Africa, this is one with a quick cure.

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Crawford: Georgia voters can get the job done

For the past 20 years, an idea frequently floated for reforming the political system has been to set term limits for elected officials.

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King: Why not an end of our own choosing?

Two weeks ago, The Times reported Robin Williams’ suicide. I’m sad for a number of reasons, maybe not the same as other people’s reasons but just as intense. I am sad because the world lost a gifted comedian. To quote Ella Wheeler Wilcox, who wrote “Laugh and the world laughs with you:”

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Yarbrough: Letter not enough to polish my liberal bona fides

Rap! Rap! Rap!

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Glazer: A life is changed, or lost, at drop of a rock

If I met Sharon Budd, I know I’d like her. She’s from Uniontown, Ohio. She’s raised four kids and worked as a seventh-grade language arts teacher. She’s a breast cancer survivor.

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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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