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Separating the needs from the wants
June 23, 2016 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Separating the needs from the wants | Test

After months of exhaustive meetings and debate, when Oconee County Council balanced the budget without a tax increase Tuesday night, we almost felt like a Staples Easy Button would have been useful.

A hero’s welcome
June 22, 2016 – 12:23 am | No Comment
A hero’s welcome | Test

With sweltering temperatures almost every afternoon, it’s been too hot for much in the way of outdoor activities lately. Just venturing outside in the afternoons is not for the faint of heart.

Let us say it again
June 17, 2016 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Let us say it again | Test

We said it once, and we’ll say it again.

Election day
June 14, 2016 – 12:22 am | No Comment
Election day | Test

In light of the worst mass shooting in U.S. history, we thought now more than ever may be a good time to remind you that today you have a chance to exercise one of your most important rights as an American.

What’s a couple million between friends?
June 11, 2016 – 12:26 am | No Comment
What’s a couple million between friends? | Test

Today, councilwoman Edda Cammick tore a page right out of our book and went back on the record again suggesting cuts to the FY ‘17 Oconee County budget that she’d suggested weeks ago, and quite frankly ones we’d been eyeing as well.

Journal’s 2016 Republican primary endorsements
June 11, 2016 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Journal’s 2016 Republican primary endorsements | Test

The Journal has endorsed candidates for races of local interest in Tuesday’s Republican primary.

To vet or not to vet?
June 8, 2016 – 10:39 pm | No Comment
To vet or not to vet? | Test

There are some things in this business that even the most hardened journalists cringe over.

A very important primary
June 7, 2016 – 12:27 am | No Comment
A very important primary | Test

Well, it’s here, folks. Next Tuesday, we hope thousands of you will head to the polls and select who you’d like to see lead the way into the foreseeable future.

ISIS and the Mexican border
May 31, 2016 – 12:21 am | No Comment
ISIS and the Mexican border | Test

In its monthly English language magazine, Dabiq, May 2015, an ISIS editorial states, “we’re looking to do something big, something truly epic.”

‘Unexpected, undeserved, unrewarded acts of kindness’
May 27, 2016 – 12:16 am | No Comment
‘Unexpected, undeserved, unrewarded acts of kindness’ | Test

In our lifetime, there are rare occasions when we are touched profoundly by individuals through random acts of kindness from which the individual expects nothing in return.