December 24, 2008 RSS feed / Editorials

Christmas trees and memories

By now, you probably have gotten your Christmas tree. And by "gotten," I mean you've gone to one of the lots around town where they sell live Christmas trees. More...

Political Cartoon

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LETTERS

Power plants good for economy

Dear editor, The recent announcements that the nation is officially in a recession, 500,000 jobs were lost in November and that national unemployment is projected to reach 9 percent brought home to everyone that the nation is headed for tough econ More...

2008 — A year to remember

For Georgia, 2008 may be a year to remember. Or forget. More...

Hey, by the way Santa!

William Sean will be joining us for Christmas next year. "And what will the name be if it is a girl?" I asked Heath. "We haven't talked about that, yet," he answered. Whatever, our clan will grow by at least one before next Christmas! More...

All I want for Christmas

This is Evan's first Christmas. I think it's a bigger deal for his mama and daddy, and for us, than him. He's happy with a plastic colander on his head and a wooden spoon and a pot to bang. More...

Good advice has universal appeal

You never know where a good tip is going to turn up. Recently, a friend sent along some words of advice from the world of music. The author of these tips is the late, great jazz piano player Thelonious Monk. More...

What's happening to the secret ballot?

Labor unions across the country are pushing Congress to take away the right of American workers to cast a secret ballot in deciding whether to join a union. More...