March 1, 2012 RSS feed / Editorials

Here comes the ‘Cupcake Cops’

National Review

First they come for the alcohol, then for the tobacco, then for your sugar. More...

Article

“I have read all presidential speeches on both sides up to now, and the winner is the man smart enough to not make any more. There is a great chance for a ‘silent’ third party.” The late Will Rogers in the 1930s More...

New Head Start home needed sooner than ever

It is ironic that just a week after ground was broken for a new Head Start facility in Jackson, a storm ripped off the roof of the current one in the old Harper High School on Highway 177. More...

JHS team should have attended BOE recognition

Everyone is still proud of the Jackson High School football team’s state championship. More...

Publisher’s Comments

Democrat or GOP ballot?

In almost the same breath the other day, someone asked me how I was going to vote in the March 13 Clarke County circuit clerk’s race and then how I was going to vote in the district judge’s race. More...

Finding Buddy Holly’s glasses

• On Feb. 28, 1940, Mario Andretti, whose name will become synonymous with American auto racing, is born in Montona, Italy. More...