News for Saturday, June 28, 2003


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Yawn, this one's just another naked chick flick - R.H. Joseph

Watching "Winged Migration" I couldn't help thinking of legendary film director Russ Meyer. (Can we help the way our minds work?) (Should we?)

Traffic solutions sought

By Diane Wagner

Senior population growing quickly in Henry, Clayton

By Justin Reedy

Local teen-agers get lesson in government

By Trina Trice

The disturbing face of hate on trial - Ed Brock

There's an important back-story to the next "shocking" trial about to get under way in Fort Worth, Texas.

Lyrics that build a bridge to the music - Trina Trice

Excluding instrumentals, the beauty of a good song comes from the listener's ability to connect with some aspect of it.

The neighborhood responds to bully - R.H. Joseph

A frightened, bloated, heavily-armed thug sits nervously in his well-protected home fully aware the neighborhood is changing; his influence waning.


June 28, 2003

Local firefighters seek to ?give burns the boot'

By Clay Wilson

Senseless crimes cause us to ponder - Bob PaslayOur sports editor Doug Gorman, who lives in Henry County, is in shock. As are a lot of people.

Gorman recently spent a pleasant 10 minutes talking to Michael Patrick Rudy, a 25-year-old personable convenience store clerk, about baseball and sports.

An almost, kinda, semi-good movie - R.H. Joseph

Judging by his latest effort, "Alex and Emma," it appears director Rob Reiner's lost his timing. It's been almost a decade since he directed his last romantic comedy, "The American President" and it shows.

Summerfest 2003 to be ?on the green'

By Ed Brock

Jury still out on the Braves

By Doug Gorman

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Third judgeship created

By Ed Brock

Nichols wins again in Masters

By Anthony Rhoads

Adding edamame is Ford for thought - By Diane Wagner

Henry Ford is remembered for inventing the automobile assembly line and changing the method, and cost, of production forever.

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N. Clayton Reds roll over Shiloh Astros

By Doug Gorman

Struggling to cope with an empty nest complex - Clay Wilson

My editor pointed out to me last week (editors are notorious for this sort of thing) that lately I've written several columns based on news items I had read.

Meredith juggles family and racing

By Anthony Rhoads

Don't know whatcha got til it's gone - Justin Reedy

I know this is going to sound stupid, but why is it the air conditioning always breaks down in the summertime?