We Americans are an impatient and hasty bunch of people. Other countries criticize us as being lazy but that's just not true. As a rule we do several things at one time and that's because we're impatient and always in a hurry. Patience and endurance belongs to the previous generation I think.
Last week Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jason Carter shared via this column his vision for public education in Georgia.
Besides the annual inspection and sweep for your chimney, improve the function of your wood fireplace with responsible use. Ready for the colder months? You will be if you follow these simple guidelines to keep your wood fireplace burning brightly — and safely.
Certain hypocrisies tend to, as we Southerners say, “stick in my craw.” One of those hypocrisies is when I hear a preacher rail against smoking, drinking and doing drugs, all while he is trying to catch his breath due to the fact that he is two hundred pounds overweight due to gluttony and a sedentary lifestyle.
This is a degrading event. I entered into this with my eyes open and will see it through. Last week I brought home a jug of buttermilk and I’m going to learn to drink the stuff and like it, or drink that half-gallon and not whine about it. Much.
Microsoft announced the newest version of Windows will be Windows 10. While they have been doing early development on it, they called it by its project name of Threshhold.
By Natasha Colbaugh
Readers, if you are planning a fall or contemplating a staged one for sympathy, do it in a desirable location. Maybe while visiting someone at the hospital and their room is near the E.R. with plenty of doctors present. Don't wait until you're across The Big Pond in Varna, Bulgaria.
I have asked the two major gubernatorial candidates to talk to Georgia public school teachers about their respective education platforms. This week the floor belongs to Jason Carter, the Democratic challenger. Next week, it will be Republican Gov. Nathan Deal’s turn.
The sale of Mountain Cove Farm Resort and the publicly-owned land surrounding it would be shortsighted, softheaded and irresponsible.
Gmail is the free email system offered by Google, which has been around a number of years. To get a g-mail account, go to gmail.com. The account you create here will work for any of the Google applications including Google, Gmail, BlogSpot, Google+ and others.
It is a bit after ten o’clock at night as I put pen to paper. My day of ministry started at 7 a.m. and is just now winding down. It actually would have ended a bit earlier, but I received a call that a child we pick up on our church bus had been hit by a vehicle and was in the hospital. That resulted in me leaving the house to go see him, thus extending my day significantly.
I was thinking of the Elliott boys, men actually, who co-lived in the old family home hard beside the railroad tracks in my hometown. One was a plumber, the other an electrician, but when I encountered them they were “retired,” or as one admitted just out of work.
Windows is set by default to install important updates automatically. These are usually issued once a week on Tuesday unless something critical occurs.
I suppose we have all had those moments when we saw something that just melted our hearts and made us smile... until we looked a little closer. I had one of those moments just this past week.
Originally written by: Lisa Kaplan Gordon
The years since I joined the Walker County Messenger in 2005 have provided opportunities and indelible memories that enriched my life far beyond the meager earnings of a journalist.
“To begin with, Honey, it really could have been worse...”
The ole saw goes that people talk about weather but do nothing about it. Well, yeah, there is no doing anything about the weather despite attempts to weaponize it.