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Wow, we went from no drama to all drama in the blink of an eye. An embattled President Trump spent the weekend raging in frustration at his inability to control events — and his administration is just in its second month. How will he make it through a year? Let alone four?

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It matters that the crowd for the Women’s March on Washington was far bigger than that for President Trump’s inauguration. The new president often boasts of having started a great movement. Let it be the one that was born with Saturday’s massive protests.

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As a child growing up, Christmas was pure joy and delight. The season began always the week after Thanksgiving when the director of our church Christmas play handed out the pageant parts. I always got the biggest part because I enjoyed memorizing while the rest of the kids preferred making better use of their time.

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The consensus in Israel is that the relationship between the Jewish state and the United States is going to improve in a Trump administration, says former Israeli ambassador to the U.S., Zalman Shoval.

Writers and filmmakers have long been creating accounts of various dystopian futures. These days, people can be forgiven if they feel that those fictional futures have crossed over to reality, a depressing case of life imitating art.

The Big Game is approaching and for many of us this will be the ultimate test of our New Year’s resolutions to eat better. Americans throw more parties on Super Bowl Sunday than they do on New Year’s Eve and it is the second biggest food consumption day of the year — just after Thanksgiving.

Residents should be proud of these counties and their offerings, and support them through donations or other contributions. It’s common to hear about these organizations during the holidays. Henry and Clayton residents give generously, especially to children, and we applaud that generosity.

(Editor's note: Readers are warned that this column contains one instance of the full use of the so-called "n" word. If this offends you, don't read this column or allow your children access to it. This column is also running on our website. If it does offend you, tell us why.)

The Clayton County Board of Commissioners and Chairman Jeff Turner absolutely got it right Saturday morning.

Late last year Clayton County officials said while it has been a little more than five years since a tornado hit the county, Georgians have faced their fair share of severe, and downright deadly, weather in recent years.

There are hard working men and women who work for the city of Morrow and like most people in most jobs these days, they probably could stand to make more money.

When you ask ordinary citizens, not elected officials, why they pay taxes they will primarily tell you three things — infrastructure, public safety and education.

The citizens of Forest Park made one thing abundantly clear Tuesday: They are pleased with the direction of the current administration.

When an employer interviews a prospective employee the challenges include looking beyond the self-promotional jargon that candidates often learn in interviewing skills training, sifting through the mastered body language techniques and seeing straight through the mirroring gimmick to find th…

The loss of 30-year-old Sgt. Eric Timothy Lawson has saddened our community.

In the aftermath of the George Zimmerman acquittal in Sanford, Fla., the local response has been appropriate.

Backyard grilling, swimming, hiking, playing a game of catch in the front yard, jumping on the trampoline in the backyard, fishing, boating

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