Letter: Paine woes require action

In 2011 the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges found at Paine College mismanaged student financial aid;... Read more

Letter: Stand up for the animals

Thank you for the outstanding editorial June 26 regarding the Augusta-Richmond County Animal Services Department and the attendant issues and... Read more

Guest Column: Envy and the paranoia of income equality - economic...


Psychologists dichotomize envy into two types.

Benign envy is kindly, where the individual is inspired by another’s personal... Read more

Guest Column: Harm of minimum-wage laws is neglected and poorly...


If our nation’s objective is to raise unemployment among the unskilled, less experienced, entry-level workers, we could not find a... Read more

Letter: Tennis tourney superb

Thank you for giving me the opportunity to express my appreciation of the Walton Foundation Fourth Annual Wheelchair Tennis Championship, May 30-... Read more

Letter: Appreciate our teachers!

This week is set aside as Teacher Appreciation Week. To simply say “thank you” for teachers’ extraordinary work appears to be so small when I... Read more

Letter: MOX plan should proceed

When I was deputy commissioner of environmental conservation in Alaska, we had an environmental problem of note. Seems a farmer had 13,000... Read more

Guest Column: Football christens new chapter at Paine


The state of Georgia, as we know, is home to some of the finest collegiate football players in the nation. Though we have our own... Read more

Guest Column: Positive polls signal bright future for nuclear energy


Since nuclear power has an impressive record for safety and good economic performance in the United States, and doesn’t face the... Read more

Letter: Give pupils full schedule

I read with great interest recently a resolution from the Georgia School Board Association – an appeal to Gov. Nathan Deal to support a full... Read more