News for Monday, May 16, 2005


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To eat or not to eat - Shannon Jenkins

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

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.

Honesty divorces 'the best policy' - Justin Boron

"He who speaks the truth had better have one foot in the stirrups."

Sorenstam cruises to victory

By Doug Gorman

Ticking off the Russian bear - Bob Paslay

Am I the only American who remembers hiding under our little wooden desks at school as part of a drill in case the Russians dropped atomic bombs. I didn't know much about science even back the, but as an 11-year-old I had this nagging feeling that that desk wasn't going to fully protect me against the atomic fallout.


May 16, 2005

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.

It's nice to see greatness in person

By Jeffery Armstrong

The good old days of the Internet - Gerry Yandel

I first started dabbling with HTML back in 1995, after I got my first computer for Christmas.

Confessions of a closet Jedi - Chris Goltermann

The Force is back next week - just in time for one final hurrah.

Clayton marches against violence

By Aisha I. Jefferson

Seniors bond during 'Nerf war'

By Greg Gelpi

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.

Lost, then Found

By Ed Brock

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.

Mundy's Mill student takes first place in art competition

By Aisha I. Jefferson

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Pets of the Week

Faith is a 2-year-old gray tabby domestic shorthair. She has been spayed and all vaccinations are current. Faith was pregnant when she was abandoned in a box at the door of the Clayton County Humane Society shelter. She is a quiet, subdued cat. For more information call the Humane Society at (770) 471-9436. Visit to see other animals available for adoption.

Public invited to comment on school budget

By Greg Gelpi

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Weekend shootings leave one dead, two wounded

By Aisha I. Jefferson