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Proposed development on Sea Island is awash in controversy
The Sea Island Company wants to build a group of condominiums on what many people believe to be environmentally unsound ground. Why should you care? According to Pierre Howard, “If Sea Island (Co.)...
Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Family’s history emerges from past
Just when we think we might be getting Woodstock’s history down pat, yet another tidbit shows up and we’re off “chasing rabbits” as they say. When Mary Elizabeth Wilson at Ivy Manor Interiors calle...
Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Legislature takes aim at passing 'Guns for God'
American humorist Will Rogers once said, “I don’t make jokes. I just watch the government and report the facts.” Ol’ Will would have loved the Georgia Legislature. They are the gift that keeps on g...
Jan 29, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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State rep. battling cancer with courage
From the time I first met Calvin Hill 25 years ago, I have always respected him as a person who would face challenges head on and who was always willing to reach out and help others. My respect inc...
Jul 21, 2013 | 1 1 comments | 28 28 recommendations | email to a friend
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  • Going down the river to pray
    by Rebecca Johnston
    rjohnston@cherokeetribune.com
    01.20.13 - 12:10 am
  • Political Competition: That’s what changing voter alignments, not racism
    by Michael Barone, columnist
    Apr 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
    Have the Republicans become the white man’s party? Are the depth and bitterness of Republicans’ opposition to Barack Obama and his administration the product of racism? Those are questions you hear...
    Cable news Zimmermania blocked access to other news
    by Martin Schram<br>Columnist
    Jul 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
    Last weekend, the vehicle that drives America’s democracy skidded to a sudden stop. There was no other option. A roadblock was stretched across all lanes of democracy’s information highway. It bloc...
    A lack of logic on guns kills people
    by Reg Henry
    columnist
    Jan 20, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
    As you know, cookies don’t fatten people, people fatten themselves by eating cookies — and if that makes any sense to you, congratulations, because you have won a prize. To claim the prize, just pu...
    National gas prices spike; refinery problems cited
    by Jonathan Fahey
    Associated Press Writer
    Aug 11, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
    The national average for a gallon of gas at the pump has climbed to $3.67, a rise of 34 cents since July 1. An increase in crude oil prices and problems with refineries and pipelines in the West Co...
    Cherokee DA mum on probe
    by Kristal Dixon
    and Rebecca Johnston
    kdixon@cherokeetribune.com
    rjohnston@cherokeetribune.com
    May 23, 2012 | 3 3 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
    CANTON — Calls for a grand jury investigation into allegations of illegal campaign contributions by the Canton TEA Party Patriots at its news conference on Tuesday did not prompt any immediate acti...
    Who are the April fools?
    Apr 04, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
    DEAR EDITOR: Last Sunday in my local newspaper a great deal of space was given to a Letter to the Editor for a Cherokee citizen to praise our Cherokee delegation under the Gold Dome. One of the wor...