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July 5, 2007 RSS feed / Editorials


Level heads in charge of debate

More groups and organizations are wading into the debate over alcohol sales in Thomasville. And so far, when it comes to the organizations making statements, they've been well thought out and worded on both sides. More...


Full Story

Siegelman needs to serve time

As tears rolled down his cheeks Don Siegelman told the federal judge about to sentence him that he was "not a perfect person, but I am a good person. I have made mistakes, I have done some stupid things and some dumb things. More...

From the Editor's Desk

Quilts come back home

Well, shortly after she filed suit Lucinda Pettway Franklin got her quilts back from the family that "borrowed" them two years ago. Franklin claims the quilts were made by her grandmother, one of the famous Gee's Ben quilters. More...

Ramblin' Roses and Flyin' Bricks

Free advice not worth it

July 3, 1957 Years ago every small town had a sort of self-appointed municipal philosopher and advisor, whose duty, he thought, was to promote peace, harmony, health and financial security for all the people. More...