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City leaders should do their homework
DEAR EDITOR: I was prompted to write this after attending the April 16 city of Canton City Council meeting. I was not happy with the vote to hire an architect for the soon-to-be fire station at Lau...
April 25, 2015 09:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘Tomato Day’ opens door to many stories
On May 1, the United Community Bank will host its annual Customer Appreciation Day and, as an expression of appreciation, give away tomato plants at its branches. It is a grand community event. As ...
April 25, 2015 08:57 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Planning ahead leads to full life
Jerald Hill is a very busy man. He is already working hard getting something special ready for Christmas 2015. It will be one of the most important things he has ever done. As his wife, Sarah, said...
April 24, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Spring a beautiful reminder
Spring has sprung, and, as it says in a favorite hymn: “there is beauty all around.” Truly, we have been surrounded here in Towne Lake with spring’s extraordinarily beautiful display of color, such...
April 22, 2015 09:11 PM | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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A Graham candidacy’s fun factor
WASHINGTON — In 1994, Lindsey Graham, then a 39-year-old South Carolina legislator, ran for Congress in a district that he said had not elected a Republican since Union guns made it do so during Re...
April 25, 2015 08:46 PM | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Opinion index for markets, economy points to big changes ahead
Every week I read stories about how the stock market is going to crash and our economy will soon melt down in a more dramatic manner than it did in late 2007. I generally dismiss these as just one ...
April 24, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sleaze-Bob Menendez and his 36DD Visa Program
America has an alphabet soup of visa programs for foreigners to choose from: B-1 for business visitors, B-2 for tourists, EB-5 for investors, F-1 for students, and so on. All are overwhelmed, loose...
April 24, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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National voices: Why police shootings matter for everyone
The past year has seen a series of high-profile cases in which police have been accused of using unnecessary and even lethal force, especially against black suspects. Not all of these incidents hav...
April 24, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Obama Anointing Iran
In December, President Obama said that he wished to see Iran ultimately become a “very successful regional power.” His wish — a nightmare for the Western-oriented Arab states — is becoming a realit...
April 24, 2015 12:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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When bootleggers and Baptists converge
Smoking, said King James I in 1604, is “loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs.” Three years later he planted a colony in Jamestown. Its tobacco enh...
April 22, 2015 09:08 PM | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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