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Dick Yarbrough: Juvenile justice in Georgia is going to the dogs

The state of Georgia’s Juvenile Justice System is going to the dogs. And that’s a good thing.

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Tom Crawford: Don’t expect a fix soon for Georgia's traffic gridlock

Georgia’s elected leaders agree the most pressing issue right now is the state’s transportation system.

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Joan King: We need a single voice of reason to speak for nation

When I came to Georgia in 1955, it was a one-party state. The Democrats were the only game in town. After 1964, when Lyndon Johnson signed the Civil Right Act, he told Bill Moyers he’d just delivered the South to the Republicans for the next 50 years. He was right.

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Dick Yarbrough: State of the column — Never better (Applause!)

My fellow Georgians: In order to keep my national certification as a modest and much-beloved columnist, it is required that I submit to you at the first of every year my State of the Column message. (Yay! Clap! Clap! Clap!)

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Tom Crawford: State budget shines light on what really matters

Gov. Nathan Deal’s office released his state budget for fiscal year 2016 late last week, and if you work your way through the numbers in the document you will see a significant turning point in recent state history.

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Dick Yarbrough: State lawmaker on a mission to heal

Allen Peake is a man on a mission. The five-term Republican state representative from Macon is the driving force behind proposed legislation to legalize medical marijuana in Georgia.

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