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December 6, 2012 RSS feed / Editorials

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Lighting up town in Christmas of 1947

Looking Back

Dec. 6, 1979   More...

The politics of the fiscal cliff

Last Wednesday at a photo-op supposedly focused on the looming fiscal cliff of higher taxes and indiscriminate federal spending cuts, President Obama gave the impression he was serious about working toward an agreement. More...

Another chunk of cash for AG

A few weeks ago I reported about a $100,000 campaign contribution Atty. Gen. Luther Strange accepted from the Poarch Creek Indian Casinos in 2010. More...

The “Mayberry” I grew up in

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I n recent years while involved in a deep philosophical discussion about life and what makes us who we are, I was told by a good friend and a fellow Thomasville native that I lived in Mayberry. More...

Social Security, Medicaire rise in 2013

Smart Banking

The nation’s more than 56 million Social Security recipients will receive a cost-of-living (COLA) increase of 1.7 percent in their 2013 monthly payments. This is less than half the 3.6 percent adjustment for 2013. More...