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YMCA official: ‘This ain’t our first rodeo’
October 22, 2014 – 12:09 am | No Comment
YMCA official: ‘This ain’t our first rodeo’ | Test

I appreciate the recent letter expressing concerns regarding the Foothills YMCA. It allows us an opportunity to educate the community.

Reexamining our priorities
October 17, 2014 – 12:34 am | One Comment
Reexamining our priorities | Test

Lower taxes! What’s the impact of this disguised GOP spending addiction?

Voting no on sales tax referendum
October 17, 2014 – 12:33 am | No Comment
Voting no on sales tax referendum | Test

I’m going along with Spencer Radnich and voting no on the proposed 17-percent tax increase

Former Oconee superintendent in favor of referendum
October 16, 2014 – 12:59 am | No Comment
Former Oconee superintendent in favor of referendum | Test

I have to admit that I get excited during the election season, and, as a former history and social studies teacher, I know that elections matter and are an essential element in our democratic republic. Therefore, I hope everyone votes on Nov. 4, and such a responsibility requires careful study and consideration of both candidates and issues prior to the time spent in the voting booth.

In support of Oconee’s immunity and indemnification
October 15, 2014 – 12:52 am | 2 Comments
In support of Oconee’s immunity and indemnification | Test

I fully support Oconee County Council’s decision to pass the immunity and indemnification ordinance.

Fight more than infectious diseases
October 15, 2014 – 12:51 am | No Comment
Fight more than infectious diseases | Test

U.S., state and municipal health authorities are working overtime and spending millions of dollars to stem the spread of Ebola, which has killed just one person in our country.

Think of the kids in sales tax vote
October 14, 2014 – 12:30 am | No Comment
Think of the kids in sales tax vote | Test

Most of the items that would be made possible by the proposed 1-cent capital projects sales tax are no doubt worthy, but to me the things that stand out head-and-shoulders above the rest are the proposed library upgrades — especially the replacement of the antiquated and dilapidated Seneca library.

Be a team player
October 14, 2014 – 12:26 am | One Comment
Be a team player | Test

Concerning Oconee County’s Capital Projects Sales Tax Referendum, I have read and heard some comments to which I want to respond.

Don’t lock in a destructive culture
October 10, 2014 – 12:19 am | One Comment
Don’t lock in a destructive culture | Test

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Thank you from tournament chair
October 9, 2014 – 12:05 am | No Comment
Thank you from tournament chair | Test

The Chickasaw Point Ladies Golf Association held its fourth-annual charity day golf tournament on Oct. 2 at the Trails at Chickasaw Point.