News for Friday, June 12, 2009


All Stories

Community honors local hero

By Valerie Baldowski and Johnny Jackson

Children soak up sound of steel drums

By Curt Yeomans

Clayton to host Georgia Games soccer

By Joel Hall

Forest Park unveils anti-gang mural

By Joel Hall

Obituaries - June 12, 2009

Charles Jay Spell, III

Davis' basketball dreams are alive and well

By Doug Gorman

The beauty of dirt roads - Rhonda Rich

There is something about dirt roads that whistle to me like a siren's call. A dirt road beckons and I answer. I cannot resist its allure.

Dance center brings 'Zumba' to Southern Crescent

By Johnny Jackson

The reality of TV

There's a loophole in our child labor laws that the recent brouhaha over the popular cable show, "Jon and Kate Plus Eight," which airs on The Learning Channel, has exposed. OK, more like finally made the state of Pennsylvania pay attention, which points out a nasty habit in this country. We tend to wonder how the kids are doing after things have gone a little too far.

Police answer call, serve for charity

By Linda Looney-Bond

The craziness of the Internet - Curt Yeomans

I think the concept of the Internet being "user friendly" has gotten lost in the rise of "let's see how cool I can make this web site."