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Canton to the core
“He’s Canton to the core,” Kathy Dowda Taylor said when describing her dad, Joe Dowda. Other than when he was in the Army, he has always lived in Canton. There is no place he had rather be. His roo...
October 23, 2014 08:23 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Carter has promise, but Deal right choice as governor
It almost seems like “Old Home Week” in Georgia this fall thanks to the clutter of such familiar names on the political landscape. Names like Nunn, like Perdue and like the most familiar of all, Ca...
October 23, 2014 04:00 AM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Words of wisdom hold true today
Last week, while browsing through one of my unpublished books, one titled “Liberty and Freedom,” I found this quotation by George Washington: “The structure (the Constitution) has been created by a...
October 22, 2014 11:30 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woodstock serves up flavors, past and present
It’s encouraging to those of us who live in Woodstock and who are passionate in efforts to preserve the town’s history to see aspects of that history incorporated into current activities and projec...
October 21, 2014 10:22 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barack Obama: Bewildered bystander
The president is upset. Very upset. Frustrated and angry. Seething about the government’s handling of Ebola, said the front-page headline in The New York Times last Saturday. There’s only one probl...
October 23, 2014 08:20 PM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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In Kentucky, it’s a constitutional moment
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Barack Obama lost Kentucky in 2012 by 23 points, yet the state remains closely divided about re-electing the man whose parliamentary skills uniquely qualify him to restrain Obama’...
October 22, 2014 11:31 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Nunn, not Perdue, better choice for Senate
DEAR EDITOR : I want to register my disappointment and dismay in an article published Oct. 5 in the Cherokee Tribune entitled, “Perdue the better choice for Georgia in Washington.” Perdue was chose...
October 21, 2014 10:24 PM | 2 2 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Yes, a vote for a Democrat is a vote for Obama
During a recent visit to Illinois to stump for Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn, President Obama reminded voters of what the 2014 midterm election is really about. “I am not on the ballot this fall,” he s...
October 18, 2014 11:34 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Who’s afraid of ‘Rocky Mountain Heist’?
Free at last! I’m silent no more. Now, the story can be told. Democrats here in my adopted state of Colorado did not want the new political documentary I hosted to see the light of day. They lost. ...
October 17, 2014 09:47 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Incidental Chaos: It’s what Obama seems to want
My recent comments concerning the problems that might take place when “Ebola meets the flu season” became all the more serious when America learned that two health care employees who attended to a ...
October 17, 2014 09:45 PM | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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