Stories by E. Maner

Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015

Letter: Hit the books in 2015

I'm recommending 10 more books.
By E. Maner

Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014

Letter: Treat yourself to books

I want to inspire and promote positive book-reading in the Augusta community.
By E. Maner

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Letter: Reading is empowering

Reading is a pathway to success.
By E. Maner

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Letter: Book exposes exploitation

Slavery seems to have again infiltrated America in a big-time way.
By E. Maner

Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014

Letter: Men would be fine mayors

Many Augustans might say my write-in vote would be a waste, but these individuals can talk to the hand.
By E. Maner

Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013

Letter: Article targets mental illness

I'm grateful to God for the Rev. Moss' fortitude and brilliance in revealing his personal involvement with the ordeal of mental illness.
By E. Maner

Saturday, April 13, 2013

Letter: Obama's remarks were fair

I applaud Mr. Obama for keeping it real.
By E. Maner

Sunday, March 3, 2013

Letter: Roundtree is right choice

Our new sheriff has a new attitude and a new progressive agenda to combat crime.
By E. Maner

Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013

Letter: Will Kobe Bryant be next?

I'm overjoyed that the Los Angeles Lakers recently unveiled a spectacular bronze statue of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.
By E. Maner

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Letter: Singer's excellence endures

As she rests in peace, my lifelong perception of her will always be that of the phenomenal everywoman.
By E. Maner

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Letter: Quit hating our president

I'm convinced that Mr. Obama has the right stuff to be our president.
By E. Maner

Friday, Nov. 18, 2011

Letter: Keep James as fire chief

As our next fire chief, Mr. James would be in a position to implement a positive agenda for this fire department to become one of the best in our nation.
By E. Maner

Friday, Oct. 21, 2011

Letter: Gym namesake is a legend

All educators should enroll in Norman Bonner 101 to learn his indisputable teaching philosophy, because he is the truth.
By E. Maner

Monday, Sept. 19, 2011

Letter: Local Borders bookstore will be missed

Now I must find a bookstore to fill Borders' void in Augusta.
By E. Maner

Thursday, July 21, 2011

Letter: Museum helps keep Laney's dream alive

I'm convinced this historic institution has set a precedent in getting our local community to seriously focus on high student achievement in the classroom.
By E. Maner

Monday, June 13, 2011

Letter: Find inspirational summer reading

I've been on a reading binge for the past several weeks, and I want to share the reading materials that have kept me sane.
By E. Maner

Monday, Nov. 22, 2010

Letter: Athlete showed strength in admission

I hope Ron Artest's revelation will open the door for educating African-Americans about the positive impact of acquiring psychotherapy treatment.
By E. Maner

Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010

Letter: Book lays out facts of wrongful arrest

People of color are always presumed guilty of committing crimes even when these individuals can prove and document their innocence.
By E. Maner

Saturday, Aug 21, 2010

Letter: Coach makes pro players hit the books

He's an avid reader, and I'm convinced that he's the only athletic coach in America who challenges his players to do the same.
By E. Maner

Sunday, June 20, 2010

Letter: Lakers win basketball title -- thank God

God's divine presence allowed the Lakers to win this year's world basketball championship.
By E. Maner
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