News for Friday, October 10, 2003


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A bad southern football season - April Avison

I don't care about football.

You simply don't measure up - R.H. Joseph

The only organization that doesn't email me unsolicited offers to increase the size of various parts of my anatomy is Ben & Jerry's. Honorable men, they provide such enhancement for free.

Sick day soup for the soul - Rob Felt

Sand swirled against the windshield and I pushed the accelerator harder into the car's floorboard. My navigator barked a flurry of commands at me from the passengers seat over the engine's high rpm whine: "?medium right, up hill to slow left?" We were banging our way through a 24-hour road race in Egypt. I gripped the Subaru's steering wheel as we hand-braked into a long power-slide around the Sphinx.

Last Week's Poll

Question: Do you think things are going well in Iraq?

SACS: ?Significant challenges' remain

By Greg Gelpi

Local carrier the bearer of the area news

By Ed Brock

Battle of Jonesboro to be fought again

By Ed Brock

Athletes learn to play through ailments

By Jeffery Armstrong

No more closings for now

By Michael Davis

Clayton County aquatic center near completion

By Greg Gelpi

Brand-new cyber-world is same as it ever was - By Diane Wagner

The more I fiddle around the Internet, the more I find myself cudgeling my brain to remember the old French saying that translates into "the more things change, the more they stay the same."

Politics are at knifepoint - By Ed Brock

A flashing memory of the knife that had been displayed earlier in the conversation kept me on edge in that ancient New Orleans courtyard where I found myself surrounded.


October 10, 2003

Losing with grace in sports - Greg Gelpi

Flames leaping from buildings and cars overturned.

Tigers seeing the big picture of season

By Anthony Rhoads

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Southern matters of life and death - Clay Wilson

There are many things I like about living in the South. The laid-back pace, the general friendliness of the people, the food, the funerals.

A few thoughts on addiction - Bob Paslay

I have been thinking lately about wasted lives. The Freddie Fender song about "Wasted Days and Wasted Nights" has been running through my head.