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Happy Birthday, Carlos!

The news changes daily but the impact of the stories we report lingers long after headlines fade. Someone reminded me of that today. It came in...

Working to “Stop and Dismantle” Gangs in Georgia

Editor's Note: The following opinion piece by GBI Director Vic Reynolds originally appeared on ValdostaToday.com. The views expressed in this commentary are his. Once again demonstrating...

Kemp: Our plan to make health insurance accessible, affordable in Georgia

Editor's Note: The following article was submitted by Georgia Governor Brian Kemp. The views and opinions expressed in this article are his. Georgia is experiencing...

National Family Literacy Month – it’s about families learning together

By: Phylecia Wilson | Volunteers for Literacy of Habersham County One of my fondest memories growing up is listening to my mother read to me...

Kemp: Back to school, not the status quo

Editor's Note: The following opinion article was submitted by Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp. The opinions expressed in this article are his. In the coming weeks,...

Cooper: Looking forward to the start of another school year

Without a doubt, the biggest news in Habersham County is that students will return to school on August 7th. This will be the first time...

Personal blog: Excellent medical care, followed by nasty letters

“Final Notice,” the medical bill read. And that cheery tone continued: “The above account may be sent to a collection agency if we do not receive...

Building strong families takes nurturing communities

"Each one of us can help prevent this epidemic by stepping up to build a more nurturing community." - Prevent Child Abuse Habersham Executive...

Senate acts to support education, curb abortion, and preserve historical monuments

At 11:59 p.m. on April 2, the State Senate adjourned Sine Die. This was my eighth session as a member of the Senate. I appreciate...

Smokescreens

This is a public response to Rick Phillips from Shannon Gasaway. The opinions expressed in this letter are hers. Dear Rick Phillips, I just read your letter...

Truth has more power than lies

Rick Phillips is a Toccoa businessman. The opinions expressed in this letter are his. The Gasaway clan posted some atrocious words about our support for...

Harassment started after Gasaway questioned courthouse land deal

Julia Gasaway is a former Habersham County teacher and the mother of House District 28 State Representative candidate Dan Gasaway. The opinions expressed in...