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Guest column, Sen. David Perdue: Remembering those who gave their all

On Memorial Day, we pause to reflect, remember, and honor those who paid the ultimate price to protect our freedom. While we recognize this day ...

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Editorial: They fought real wars, not pretend ones

Americans will launch the summer season with their annual celebration of Memorial Day this weekend, most taking a bit of time from our barbecues, beach ...

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Dick Yarbrough: A terrorist we can be proud of

There is a terrorist living in my neighborhood, and I couldn’t be prouder. You may remember that I shared with you the story of ...

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Letter: White House uses one-side logic in its bathroom mandate

Webster’s definition of one-sided: “With one side far superior or having all the advantage.”

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Letter: Cleaner energy options can be a win-win scenario

Whether we look at the newspaper headlines, the overwhelming preponderance of scientific evidence, or even the signs nature itself is giving us, the evidence now ...

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Letter: Columnist takes extreme views on ‘transgender’ bathroom fight

I understand in trying to present news in an unbiased manner you have to pick journalists from both sides of specific issues. In selecting Ann ...

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Letter: Order on bathrooms unlawfully replaces ‘sex’ with ‘transgender’

According to the U.S. Constitution. under the duties of the U.S. president, there is nothing giving the president authorization to approve the letter ...

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Letter: Citizens Academy a great way to learn how city functions

We just completed the Gainesville Citizens’ Government Academy 2016 program offered by the city of Gainesville.

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Tom Crawford: State conservatives still fighting a losing battle

This is one of those times when I feel like I’m watching the movie “Groundhog Day.” The same things keep happening over and over ...

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Editorial: Primary offers a limited menu

Head to a coffee shop these days and the number of options on the menu will give you more jitters than the java. Same with ...

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Letter: Gainesville High baseball team rallied to battle deep into playoffs

It was the second week in May and guess what the Gainesville High School baseball team was doing?

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Dick Yarbrough: Random thoughts — Remorse shouldn’t earn financial rewards

Random thoughts on random topics:

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Letter: Letter was out of line in attacking Christians

Regarding Joan King’s latest letter to the editor concerning Christianity being under attack, she doesn’t buy any of it and according to her ...

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Tom Crawford: ‘Trump effect’ hitting incumbents in House races

Whether you like or dislike Donald Trump, there’s no question he has pulled off an impressive political feat.

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Letter: Petition with 1,273 signatures shows support for Enota garden

The story in Tuesday’s paper (“Garden supporters ask building of new Enota school be delayed”) did not mention the petition submitted to the board ...

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Letter: Highway safety agency needs to solve glut of freeway deaths

The lighted board across Interstate 985 says 494 people have died on Georgia’s highways so far this year. We are in mid-May, so this ...

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Letter: House candidates join national GOP with wrong ideas

It was with utter incredulity that I read about the insane rantings of the Grand Old Party candidates for the 9th District U.S. House ...

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Editorial: Mr. B. was Gainesville's own ‘Mother Teresa’

Most of us want to do right by those in need around us, but those intentions don’t always lead to actions. We might see ...

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Editorial: Stamping out support to those in need

While Hall County’s jobless rate lingers below 5 percent and many prosper from a growing economy, we see reminders that it’s never easy ...

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