Grim Reaper’s visit wasn’t on Halloween

Grim Reaper’s visit wasn’t on Halloween

Editor’s Note: Listen to the podcast of this column.“Mom!” my eight-year old son yelled from his bedroom. I hopped up wondering what...

October 31st, 2016 |  


Grace never posed problems as landlord

Dear Editor,I’ve recently been made aware of claims that Sarah Grace is a questionable landlord who isn’t concerned with the health, safet...

October 29th, 2016 |  


Constituent recalls ‘bizarre’ talk with candidate

Dear Editor,I moved to Athens a little over a year ago, and in an effort to get involved in my new community I began following local politics and volu...

October 29th, 2016 |  



Reading between the laugh lines

Reading between the laugh lines

Wrinkles are inevitable.I had the recent misfortune of reconfirming this fact when a passing glance in the bathroom mirror to check for lipstick on my...

October 29th, 2016 |  


Grace’s compassion will serve her well in office

Dear Editor,My vote is for Sarah GraceYou see, my wife and I rented from Sarah for several years before we got married, and the way Sarah treated us &...

October 29th, 2016 |  


Ready or not!

Ready or not!

MEIGS COUNTY — Ready or not — winter is coming.Whether that means snowy weather or not remains to be seen, but rest assured the crews and ...

October 27th, 2016 |  


It’s time to come to Jesus Christ

It’s time to come to Jesus Christ

Living with the conviction that God’s Word is as true and relevant today as it ever has been is not an easy task, considering that the tides of ...

October 27th, 2016 |  


Love God, love man

Love God, love man

A certain lawyer came up to Jesus and asked Him, “What must I do to inherit eternal life.”Jesus asked him in return what his interpretatio...

October 27th, 2016 |  


Bigger doesn’t always mean better

Bigger doesn’t always mean better

Many of you already know the story of a short man named Zacchaeus from the Bible in Luke, Chapter 19, verses 1-10. You probably have even sung a song ...

October 27th, 2016 |  


God gives comforting perspectives

God gives comforting perspectives

Times are that it seems like life piles up and piles on.That was true for me last week because, for me, it was “just one of those weeks,” ...

October 27th, 2016 |