April 11, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

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POWER CORRUPTS

John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton, first Baron Acton (1834–1902) is credited with the axiom: All power corrupts, absolute power corrupts absolutely. We now have a front row seat on how unbridled power looks. More...

LOOKING BACK

{this week in Burke County history}

10 YEARS AGO – APRIL 11, 2008  75 year-old Coach Mary Robbins observed her 51st year as a player and coach in women’s basketball. She had served as head coach at SGA and BCHS.   More...

CIRCA, EASTER

(Due to a technical glitch Don Lively's Easter column was not run in its entirety. More...

DON'T CARRY ROCKS

I see a lot of posts on Facebook about how people shouldn't get too personal on social media. I think those gripes are predominantly aimed toward the airing of dirty laundry or just passive aggressive statements in general. More...