December 17, 2014 RSS feed / Editorial

LOOKING BACK

{this week in Burke County history}

10 YEARS AGO – DECEMBER 22, 2004  A leaking water line caused a 10-by-52 foot hole in Shadrack Street behind the city tennis courts. More than a million gallons of water were lost before the leak could be repaired. More...

ANOTHER BOOK I DO NOT HAVE TO WRITE.

I have often imagined writing the perfect book, but then I come across one that speaks to what I was going to speak to ... and I decide will have to wait to write the next perfect book. More...

WEEK AFTER WEEK

It is hard for my poor mind to come up with something new to write about week after week. More...

THE SONG

Christmas time’s a comin’.  And there ain’t nothing you can do to stop it.  Ready or not here comes Santa Claus.  Weren’t we just shooting fireworks and celebrating the Fourth last week?  Seems like it.&nbs More...

Political Cartoon

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January birthday equals frustration at tax office

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