News for Monday, July 19, 2004


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Flood still wet memory 10 years later - Kathy Jefcoats

I can't believe it has been 10 years since the Great Flood because I remember it so well. I was scheduled for surgery that week and spent a rainy Monday at the hospital in Macon getting pre-op tests run. Sometime that afternoon, all non-emergency surgeries in the city were canceled. It would be almost a year before I underwent that surgery but that's a whole other story.


July 19, 2004

Earnhardt Jr. burned in crash

By Mike Harris

Enjoying a new adventure - April Avison

I've spent some recent weekends satisfying my cabin fever by making a short weekend trip to visit some friends who work as raft guides at Cherokee Adventures on the Nolichucky River in Erwin, Tenn.

I'm ready for my close-up, Mr. Demille - Bob Paslay

When I first got into this business, a friend of mine told me I had a face for radio and a voice for newspapers. No one mentioned television.

Pen is mightier than the sword - Michael Davis

We'd all like to be remembered long after we're gone for something we wrote or said publicly. Something witty or profound. But lately, there hasn't been much of that.

Music: The universal language of praise

By Greg Gelpi

Is this the Seinfeld administration? - Ed Brock

The latest press conference by Homeland Security Director Tom Ridge strongly resembled an episode of "Seinfeld."

See through their stratagems - R.H. Joseph

What could be more despicable than striking unnecessary fear into the hearts of the public for the sole purpose of furthering your own ends?

You'd better just take that nap - Rob Felt

When life decides to kick you in the gee-willikers and you don't know where the heck to turn, why not just take a nap?

Two Henry teens killed in car accident

By April Avison

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Campaigning nears finish line

By Bob Paslay

A Cajun recipe to debunk TV - Greg Gelpi

The recipe for the perfect Cajun programming (sarcasm included):

Election signs proliferate, cause controversy

By Ed Brock

Body recovered in Lake Spivey drowning

By Greg Gelpi