Rants & Raves

A Boston College teacher asked a question beginning with "Why is white college males...?" Forget any racism. How did a college hire a teacher who can't get basic English grammar right?

Memorial Day closings

The following closings have been announced for the Memorial Day holiday:

Memorial Day Events

The following events are scheduled for Memorial Day celebrations

Kirby: Time to start sending your vacation postcards

Each year, I ask whether you can send me a postcard from your summer travels as we try to get a card from every state and the District of Columbia. 
By Bill Kirby

Group stopped from desegregating war memorial sues South Carolina

Members of an Amer­ican Legion post in Greenwood, S.C., are suing South Carolina because the state won't allow them to replace plaques on a war memorial that segregate the list of dead soldiers in the two world wars to "white" and "colored."
By Jeffrey Collins

School funding question top task for Deal's education panel

ATLANTA - A panel appointed by Gov. Nathan Deal to review the way Georgia funds education heads into a key meeting this week. Deal asked for recommendations by Aug.
By Kathleen Foody

Notable area deaths of 2015

A review of some from our area who have passed away this year including golfer Pete Brown (pictured here.)
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