News for Wednesday, May 11, 2005


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Runaway from reality, responsibility - Greg Gelpi

The pressure, such tremendous pressure to walk down an aisle, say a couple of words and live happily ever after.

My mother was a runaway bride - Ed Brock

Realizing the intrinsic contradiction in doing so, I'm going to enter a public plea to let the Jennifer Wilbanks story drop.

Fishing is a great outing for people of all ages

By Tamara Boatwright

The test of a true mother - Chris Goltermann

My wife asked the strangest question the other day. And I have to admit, the words instantly set off some bells and whistles.

To eat or not to eat - Shannon Jenkins

When it comes to dining out, I'm not the best of dates.

The skin of my teeth - Rob Felt

It's been nearly an hour of this. My mouth is half open, very dry and laced with a tangy medicinal flavor. Glancing at my watch every 30 seconds doesn't seem to be making the time go any faster, but at this point it's the only form of entertainment I can focus on.

If Reds can't, Dodgers will give life to Cincy - Justin Boron

Only for the Dodgers would I go on vacation in Cincinnati.

Encountering the counter - Michael Davis

They divide their forces. Both with arms-full of cereal, fruit, various beverages and toiletries. The one in cargo pants and thong sandals sidesteps to her right, craning her neck over a middle-aged man with a basket half-filled with goat cheese é the other half with tofu.

Defendants waive preliminary hearings

By Ed Brock

It's been a spring to remember

By Anthony Rhoads

City manager should live in city

To the editor:

Douglas declares for NBA draft

By Jeffery Armstrong

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Tom is a 2-year-old, black and white domestic medium-hair. He has been neutered and all vaccinations are current. Tom was surrendered when his former owner became too ill to care for him. He is a quiet, well-behaved cat. He gets along well with other cats, but does seem to prefer to be alone. For more information call the Clayton County Humane Society at (770) 471-9436. Visit to see other animals available for adoption.

Jonesboro to open playoff run against Ringgold

By Doug Gorman

'Warned status' up for review

By Greg Gelpi

County Commission rallying around Southlake

By Justin Boron

Baby girl nearly drowns in bathtub

By Ed Brock


May 11, 2005

Program to prepare students for world

By Greg Gelpi

Slimy things over at the Fox News Channel - Bob Paslay

Credibility in journalism is key to surviving, and I am deeply concerned that some of the craziness going on over at the television news could eventually sink us all. To start with, a lot of people think what they see on television is journalism. On the local stations, that is true, and overall they seem to be doing a good job. But this Fox News has me worried.