February 7, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

TAMING YOUR GREMLIN

“There is a gremlin within you and he is the narrator within your head”. – Richard D. Carson  More...

BACK HOME AGAIN

(Please enjoy this reprint of my very first column from August of 2007.)   More...

SHOPPING GUIDELINES

(Disclaimer: The following column is not meant in any way, shape or form to solicit gifts, monetary contributions, food, sympathy and/ or public affection.)   More...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Editor:   I read the article that stated that "Burke County needs more doctors" to keep Burke Medical Center open. I would like to make a comment or two about what I have experienced at Burke Medical Center. More...

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HEADS I WIN, TAILS YOU LOSE

There is an old expression: Heads I Win, Tails You Lose. It suggests that no matter how the coin lands you will be on the losing side. In the game of drawing congressional districts, it seems that this procedure has been worked out to perfection. More...

LOOKING BACK

{this week in Burke County history}

10 YEARS AGO – FEBRUARY 13, 2008  John Bearden, manager of the Di-Lane Wildlife Management Area, was named Citizen of the Year by the Burke County Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Golf Carts was named Small Business of the Year. More...