Fathers and daddies are different

...whatever, the son's son misses out on time with a daddy. Fathers and daddies are different. That may not be a news flash to you...over fathers. A father can buy his child a bike. A daddy will help his child ride it. A father can take his...

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Girls prep basketball stars are ready for next level

HARTFORD, Conn. -- Daddies' little girls definitely got game. The newest crop of elite high school girls basketball players, including daughters of professional...

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Device could tackle theater annoyances

...Tired of spending your money to see a new movie, only to have the experience ruined by obnoxious teenagers whose mommies and daddies never taught them to behave in public? At Augusta's major movie theater, technology might be riding to the rescue. Last...

Bill Kirby: Will feds help us fix flats? I doubt it

...Shane's Rib Shack."Another tasty culinary experience can be found at 'Big Daddy's' on Jimmie Dyess Parkway near I-20," he wrote. "My favorite dishes at Big Daddy's are pulled pork, homemade chili, and the Blackened Catfish Sandwich...

Rants & Raves

...never meant to be that. You need to have saved up to pay for the "luxuries" beyond basic foods, shelter and clothes. My Daddy felt that new thing would not last forever and he's right! I AGREE THE ULTRA-fanciful things being pushed to "flash up...

Honest work penalized; sloth rewarded

...your country, get old and get wounded, and you cannot even get into government housing. But have five children by as many daddies that you can find, and not only will the government give you a place to stay, but they will feed you, too. Work hard for...

It's scary what's out there

...Well, that's up to you. It's not the automatic decision anymore -- go door-to-door, collect Kit Kats, Sugar Daddies and Butterfingers, and eat them until you get sick. When you get a little older, it's still a night to have fun and maybe...

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Rants & Raves

...children and live on welfare. These children don't get any teaching to grow up to have a good life. Most have different daddies, too. Their rent is paid, food stamps and Medicaid provided by taxpayers. Why are they not limited to two children per...

Vacationing couple see blizzard in June

...little arms around her mother's neck."We learned in Sunday school about little boys and girls who don't have mommies and daddies," she said.The harried mom softened. Even after being a grouch, she thought, her child was still so sweet. And as tears...

Vote 'no' on SPLOST 7

...special-purpose local option sales tax ? this being No. 7?Chiefly, because the Augusta Metro Chamber of Commerce, and all the big Daddy Warbucks types with downtown business interests on the line, say we should.Here's another fact to ponder when you go to...