News for Wednesday, September 29, 2004


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Nonmilitary targets no less than murder - Greg Gelpi

Killing is killing, and a life is a life, but distinction must be made in Iraq.

Surprised about Braves - Anthony Rhoads

I really thought the 2004 season was going to usher in a new era for the Atlanta Braves.

Democrats in the air, duck! - Rob Felt

Atlanta finally has some of that liberal media bias that ultra-conservatives are always talking about. No no, not Dan Rather. Last week Air America launched its Atlanta affiliate, Air Atlanta 1690 AM, and now all the cranky Bush supporters really have someone to get mad at. In addition to being secretly dissatisfied with their President, that is.

Arabs hate us and we don't know why - Bob Paslay

ABC interviews vendors in open markets in Baghdad and they report the No. 1-selling DVD is the beheading of Americans taken from Arab Web sites.

Technology has gone too far - April Avison

Can you imagine receiving an e-mail from a deceased loved one? That's the proposal being made by a Spanish Internet company, offering people "the chance to write one last e-mail, complete with video clip or photo attachments, and send it to loved ones, friends or even enemies after the person who wrote it is dead."

Busy month begins at AMS

By Anthony Rhoads

Terrorists hit home with killing - Kathy Jefcoats

I've been a reporter for more than 16 years and consider myself hardened to most atrocities. I minored in criminology in college because I knew I wanted to cover cops, courts, crimes, criminal justice, lawyers and judges. In doing so, I have seen the horrible things people to do each other and themselves. I often feel jaded, cynical and skeptical.

A weakness for Halloween - Justin Boron

Some people might complain about the early arrival of Halloween paraphernalia, but it's exhilarating for me. I say bring it in as early as August. In fact, there should be an advance holiday that marks the beginning of Halloween season. Just like Thanksgiving marks the start of the holiday season, I think Aug. 31 should kick off Halloween.

Lovejoy to discuss trash service

By Justin Boron

Kidnapping suspect remains at large

By Ed Brock

Mercer offering new master's degree program

By Todd DeFeo

Inventor tries to prove 'Eliminator' not a waste

By Greg Gelpi

No action taken by Re-Development Authority

By Justin Boron

Homicide suspect in court

By Ed Brock

Family denies relationship in Jonesboro killing

By Ed Brock

Find somewhere off the beaten path - Todd DeFoe

There's two ways to reach any destination n the main roads and somewhere off the beaten path.

Homicide victim 'not a violent guy'

By Ed Brock

Engaging the Muslim vote - Zach Porter

Who, in the upcoming election, will American-Muslims vote for? Will they vote for a presidential candidate at all? On the one hand John Kerry's waffling and is not conducive to the decisiveness Islam prescribes but on the other hand most Muslims are not too happy with George W. Bush's war in Iraq and broader war on terror rhetoric.

Tropical storms wipe out drought

By Greg Gelpi

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Why we will win the war - Ed Brock

I firmly believe that, unless we continue to act stupidly, we will win the war against radical Islamic terrorism.

Vickie Brown

Vickie Brown, 53, of Morrow passed away Sunday, Sept. 26, 2004.

M.D. Roberts shuts out Forest Park

From staff reports

Dog beating suspect in court

By Ed Brock