Supporting pre-K is a wise, long-term investment for Georgia

...remember that supporting these young learners is a responsibility we all share ? one that will produce long-term benefits for us all. (The writer ? director of athletics at Georgia Regents University ? is a board member of Voices for Georgia's Children...

Patriots' LeGarrette Blount leaves troubled past behind

...matching what Belichick had seen."Certainly, he's had some outstanding games recently, but he's been a solid player for us all the way through," Belichick said. "Nothing has been given to him. He's earned everything he's gotten. I think...

Upcoming Backroads Events

With the historic winter ice event now behind us and the recent spring teasing weather that beckons for us all to get out and ramble about the countryside, here are a handful of upcoming Backroads festivals and spring affairs that I've...

Falcons still not making plays when needed most

...quarter wiped out the gains made in an improved final period Monday night."The explosive plays have been an issue for us all season long," Smith said Tuesday. "We continue to not defend the deep balls as well as we need to or we have a missed...

Why ban carols at the VA?

...that only Methodists could join him in prayer. He asked us all to join him while he prayed and asked God's blessings for us all, regardless of our nationalities and religious beliefs.How sad that hospital spokesman Brian Rothwell helped prevent...

Take care with fireworks

...Fireworks, like everything else, have a time and place to be appropriate, and very much enjoyed. It is possible for us all to enjoy fireworks without being bombarded in our own homes.

Help us make a difference

...programs administered by United Way's 23 partner agencies. Our community is much stronger and a better place to live for us all because of outcomes achieved by these programs.With your help, we will meet our $4.1 million campaign goal. Your...

Georgia lawmakers attend revamped Wild Hog Supper

...everybody could support," Black said. "And what better message can we say at the beginning of the General As sembly, for us all to come together for a unifying cause, and that's to help people."Gathered outside was a small group of protestors...

World's leaders mourn, praise apartheid icon

...forgive his jailers following 26 years of wrongful imprisonment ? setting a powerful example of redemption and grace for us all."Bush's son, President George W. Bush, remembered Mandela as "one of the great forces for freedom and equality...

Lakewood slows down Augusta starter Kendry Flores

...He was nibbling and wasn't as aggressive. But he made two bad pitches that led to four runs. He has pitched great for us all year."Prior to the start, Flores had allowed one unearned run with one walk and 17 strikeouts in his past 14 innings...