News for Wednesday, August 12, 2009


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Build coupon 'library' by saving weekly inserts

In previous columns, I've stressed the need to hold on to all of the coupon inserts we receive each week in the newspaper. The biggest mistake that "casual" coupon users make is to cut out the coupons for the items they think they'll buy and then toss the rest of the insert into the recycle bin. As you likely know by now, this is the biggest mistake that people make with coupons. In tossing the insert you throw away coupons for items that will be free later.

Swastika painted at Georgia congressman's office


Health officials anticipate swine flu vaccine

By Johnny Jackson

State school chief seeks student advisors

By Curt Yeomans

Arts Clayton offering grant-writing workshops

By Joel Hall

Three arrested after chase on I-675

By Jason A. Smith

Davis back to year two again

By Brian Paglia

CSU-East almost ready for classes

By Curt Yeomans

Dairy Queen Blizzards to help children's hospital

By Johnny Jackson

Heatley ticketed for traffic violation in Forest Park

By Curt Yeomans and

With youth and new coaching, Wildcats return to court

By Zack Huffman

Martha's big adventure - Knowing better - Martha Randolph Carr

I possess no sense of direction. It doesn't matter if I'm walking down Lexington Avenue in New York City -- which is wide and clearly marked with numbered side streets that are just far enough away that I have to squint -- or ambling along Lake Michigan in Chicago trying to remember if I live north or south of where I'm standing.

The lost art of letter-writing - Jason Smith

Over the weekend, my wife and I had the pleasure of hosting my pastor and his wife for dinner as the first official guests in our new house. During the evening, the four of us talked about everything from religion, to family life, to politics.

Intrigue surrounds urn discovered at thrift store

By Linda Looney-Bond

Datebook - August 12, 2009


Fired Jonesboro police chief wins unemployment appeal

By Linda Looney-Bond