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Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016

Letter: Dump Hillary? Hold up

If I were a Republican, I wouldn't worry about dumping Hillary Clinton.
By Jim McGaughy

Editorial: The opposite of justice

God help us - particularly our most vulnerable.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Monday, Jan. 25, 2016

Letter: Act aids Alzheimer's fight

Please ask your lawmakers to support this important piece of legislation.
By Ralph Stewart

Letter: Stadium could be harmful

Our city officials are asking us to risk our lives so a baseball stadium can be shoehorned into a space lucrative for the developers along the river.
By Cole Giller, M.D.

Editorial: It's time for substance

When will a presidential debate get at these issues and concerns?
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016

Letter: Old school was humble

The first school I attended was in rural Alabama, where we had potbellied stoves, a hand-operated pump for water and outhouses for toilets.
By Jerry Knight

Letter: Obama is tearing us down

Obama has promoted the degeneration of peace, civility and quality of cooperation between us.
By Thomas McCauley

Editorial: Arguing amnesty

It is critically important to draw a red line in the Constitution, and to prevent future chief executives from abusing the power of the Oval Office.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Letter: Coach cares about fans

I've learned this month that Coach Metress is not like most coaches, and the greater Augusta community is a better place as a result.
By Sam Heys

Column: America must stay the course on global positioning system security

The threat of cyber attacks from rogue actors and countries such as Russia and China is growing.
By Paul G. Kaminski, Ph.D.

Column: Dunce Day, Election Day - whatever you call it, make the most of it

Although we are months away from Nov. 8, let me be the first to wish you a very happy National Dunce Day!
By Brook Allen

Hotchkiss: Do unto others as you would have others in the checkout line do unto you

Some people advocate mandatory military service. I think everyone in their late teens or early 20s should be required to wait tables for at least six months.
By Joe Hotchkiss

Editorial: Beastly changes coming

In short, the ordinance would probably set this community to howling like little else.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016

Letter: Give the citizens a say

We respectfully request that the citizens of North Augusta be allowed to vote on this enormous financial decision.
By Mark and Teri Flake

Letter: Dump Hillary -- here's why

Americans must show up at the polls in far greater numbers than they did four years ago.
By Lawrence Devoe

Editorial: Changing the game

If Trump wins Iowa, his nomination could be a done deal. And no one knows deals like Trump.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016

Letter: Make education great

Liberals should get out of their permissive attitudes if they want to re-establish a strong, educated middle class.
By S.G. von Schweinitz
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