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Nunn campaigns college crowd

...legislation and increasing minimum wage, and the issues that face the lives of Georgians," she said, going on to mention "common sense" gun legislation, raising the minimum wage and criticizing Perdue for wanting to eliminate the U.S. Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-10-16/nunn-campaigns-college-crowd
The infection has spread

...temporary visa in September ? a full five months after warnings the west African outbreak could make it to the U.S.Common sense would have dictated strict travel restrictions, allowing only essential travel to support humanitarian medical missions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-15/infection-has-spread
David Perdue stands solidly for change

...Local innovation needs to be encouraged, not choked to death by federal red tape. Common Core isn't the answer. Common sense is. His views on education were forged throughout his closest personal relationships ? his wife and his parents were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-12/right-choices-0
Georgia state rangers urge safe use of tree stands during deer season

...such as people not wearing safety harnesses, setting up equipment according to manufacturer recommendations or using common sense," Rowland said.For instance, a 20-year-old man rifle hunting for deer in Burke County broke his nose and bruised...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-05/georgia-state-rangers-urge-s
Former Sen. Sam Nunn is more than a supportive father in Georgia race involving his daughter

...otherwise back Democrats.But Michelle Nunn stands out in how explicitly she invokes her father as a model for how a "common-sense" moderate can represent this GOP-controlled state that hasn't sent a Democrat to the Senate since 2000.In her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-09
State commission in crisis

...up a purchase. There are other examples, and lawmakers felt such novel logic represented neither their intent nor common sense.Legislative leaders said at the time they had no confidence in the commission's reasoning, and therefore stripped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-09-14/state-commission-cris
Gardeners should plan ahead to keep animals from harming plants

...animal behavior," Pierce said. "Know where raccoons or deer traditionally utilize cover or use traffic lanes. It's common sense that you wouldn't want to plant gardens in those areas."And sharing property with wild birds and animals doesn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2014-09-11/gardeners-should-pla
Michaux: Ryder Cup is hard to beat for intensity

...captain proved how you handle a team doesn't require a major title or glittering resume. It requires preparation, common sense, understanding and leadership. It's really very simple.BOGEY: Centenary Course. Even in dazzling Scottish sunshine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2014-09-30/ryder-cup-hard-beat-intensit
Poor federal implementation spoiled sound Common Core initiative

...old-fashioned way to improve education without a huge allocation of taxpayer dollars, but a hefty dose of simple and common sense could prove to be expedient. I am confident that educators still have the capacity to execute both.It is far better...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-09-28/poor-federal-imp
Give groups access to suffering animals

...9,000 animals a year to adopt out, to cram into a building or to kill. Your government employees appear to lack common sense, compassion and fiscal responsibility.But taxpayers don't.Insist that AAS follow the law that allows the Sterilization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-09-06/give-groups-acce