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Just say no
October 1, 2014 – 12:22 am | One Comment
Just say no | Test

In a recent news article, we were told by Paul Corbeil that Oconee County was saving money by not having a tax reduction because the funds would be put in the emergency fund.

Time to end the skullduggery
September 30, 2014 – 12:24 am | 2 Comments
Time to end the skullduggery | Test

Regarding The Journal editorial “It could happen to you” on Sept. 18, I say it’s past time someone with some clout went after the scalawags in the city and county governments of Oconee County.

Urging voters to consider library issues in election
September 26, 2014 – 12:01 am | No Comment
Urging voters to consider library issues in election | Test

If you care about the future of Oconee County Public Libraries (OCPL), the proposed referendum is our last chance to do something about it!

Superintendent: FOCUS project has positives
September 23, 2014 – 12:17 am | No Comment
Superintendent: FOCUS project has positives | Test

Much of the recent news surrounding the Oconee FOCUS broadband project has been negative.

Why condone an illegal event if it’s prosperous?
September 19, 2014 – 12:59 am | One Comment
Why condone an illegal event if it’s prosperous? | Test

The main reason for this letter is to express a concern I have had for many years. This concern was highlighted over the past few days.

Vigilantes coming at you?
September 18, 2014 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Vigilantes coming at you? | Test

Never in Oconee’s history have we seen such a lust for power over “we the people” by the “hired help.”

We must be a watchful community
September 5, 2014 – 12:26 am | No Comment
We must be a watchful community | Test

Some local churches put up signs asking us to pray for our students and teachers. Although many of these signs have been replaced, we must remain a watchful community.

Real men take care of their children
September 4, 2014 – 12:29 am | No Comment
Real men take care of their children | Test

My father was a good man who lived in life what he lived in church. Being human, he had his flaws.

How far have we come?
September 3, 2014 – 12:18 am | 4 Comments
How far have we come? | Test

1949 was a big year for me as a 12-year-old entering a new country, environment, language and culture. Being a survivor of the Holocaust and its aftermath, memories of how far we had come were a bit overwhelming.

Eugene Robinson blatantly inaccurate
September 2, 2014 – 12:53 am | One Comment

Eugene Robinson’s “Paying for the 2003 Invasion” presents another of his blatant sophomoric efforts to attack the Bush-Cheney administration and promote President Barack Obama.