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Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014

Column: The next 20 years: Delph exercise helps people bring future into focus

Delphi exercises are especially powerful.
By Perry Smith

Guest Column: CSRA shouldn't allow Paine College to waver in its academic mission

Paine must continue on a path of significance in this community, the state, the nation and the world.
By Frank G. Roberson, Ph.D.

Guest Column: Columbia County food pantries feed a need not everyone knows about

We appreciate all the support given to Columbia County Cares.
By David Iverson

Editorial: Unnecessary procedure

Does this sound like 21st-century America? It sounds more like the top-down central planning that brought misery to Soviet-era Eastern Europe.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Letter: Victim clearly unarmed

If a racist cop was to shoot my unarmed child, it would be a declaration of war.
By Ronald A. Nurse

Letter: Give kindly to seniors

I hope I've made your gift-giving decisions easier with this letter.
By Diane Forrester

Editorial: Time for some housekeeping

If dollars are flowing, taxpayers need to know where those dollars are going.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Friday, Dec. 5, 2014

Editorial: An absence of justice

We stand with those who see a blatant miscarriage of justice in the lack of any criminal indictment.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Letter: Dwell on points of pride

Positive news will attract new people and businesses to the area. Continued negativity will not.
By Minta M. Nixon

Letter: Blacks are killing blacks

Blacks must remember to protest all forms of black murder - including black self-murder.
By Matthew Hutcherson, Ph.D.

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014

Letter: Private probation flawed

Allowing this industry to work under this term simply is dishonest!
By Joey Brush

Letter: Get facts on immigration

If conservatives have any good ideas about what to do here, they should speak up.
By Alex Rice

Editorial: Camera-ready

In today's culture, body cams should be as much standard police equipment as guns and handcuffs.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Editorial: Gun vote misfires

Is this "anti-crime" bill supposed to make Washington residents rest easier?
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Letter: GOP principles uplifting

God has blessed us in marvelous ways. Let's not mess it up.
By George Perkins

Letter: Grinch strikes Optimists

To the person or people who stole our trees: I hope you have a very merry Christmas.
By Barry L. Myers

Monday, Dec. 1, 2014

Editorial: Finish what you started

Republicans should restore MOX funding when they take control of Congress in January.
By Augusta Chronicle Editorial Staff

Who guards the guardians?

Are guardians ad litem indispensable legal advocates, or court-sanctioned opportunists out for a buck?
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