News for Saturday, May 21, 2005

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Bring on the robots - Bob Paslay

One of my greatest disappointments over the last two decades is the fact that we have not moved faster with robot technology.

That's Mr. Humanzee to you, bub! - Ed Brock

There are things I see on TV that make my cerebrum itch.

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.

Local Muslims say Quran will live on

By Michael Davis

Honesty divorces 'the best policy' - Justin Boron

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

America, mind your own business - Shannon Jenkins

It's time America gets a hobby. Or if nothing else, we should mind our own blooming business.

Don't mess with Willy Wonka - Greg Gelpi

Two words: New Coke.

Henry, Clayton test scores mixed

By Greg Gelpi

Davies to make MLB debut tonight

By Anthony Rhoads

Special family needs own extreme makeover

By Ed Brock

Teens gear up summer jobs

By Shannon Jenkins

Dorothy Tucker Putnam

Dorothy Tucker Putnam of Jonesboro, Ga., born Sept. 14, 1930, in Brooklyn, N.Y., passed away Thursday, May 19, 2005.

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.

Ambra H. Martin

Ambra H. Martin, 70, of Stockbridge passed away Thursday, May 19, 2005.

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Criticizes sheriff's conduct

Ruth M. Welchel

Mrs. Ruth M. Welchel, 83, of Locust Grove passed away Thursday, May 19, 2005, at the Sacred Journey Hospice.

Martha "Faye" Starr

Martha "Faye" Starr of Tyrone died Thursday, May 19, 2005, at Southland Nursing Home.

Katie A. Rice

Katie A. Rice, 83, of Stockbridge died Thursday, May 19, 2005.

Robert A. Strawn Sr.

Mr. Robert A. Strawn Sr., 82, of McDonough passed away Friday, May 20, 2005, at Emory University Hospital.

300 vendors expected at Geranium Festival

By Michael Davis

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Ethel Lucille Willis Petsch

Mrs. Ethel Lucille Willis Petsch, 80, of Austell, Ga., formerly of Jonesboro, died peacefully Friday, May 20, 2005.

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.