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Voters reject change, stick with status quo

If there is one lesson to be learned from Tuesday night’s election results, it is Americans, whether they be voting for national, state or local candidates, are hell bent on…

October’s over–here comes November

Well the summer clothes are almost all packed away and the winter clothes are in the closet. Now it will probably warm up again… I really hate that chore –…

It is your civic duty to be an informed voter

Mark this date- it’s November 6. No matter what you’re doing. No matter how you feel, you must pull yourself out of that easy chair and get to your precinct…

Your vote for Obama or Romney won’t count

Next week’s column will probably be devoted to why you should vote. I will tell you how much your vote counts-blah, blah, blah, blah. In reality, however, your vote is…

End of fall

It was over 70 degrees outside today, but even though tomorrow (Thursday) is supposed to be even warmer, you know this just can’t last much longer. In fact I was…

Champions

When I was in high school I went out for football. To be a starter all I had to do was beat out Art Branstatter. Since I was 6’ tall…

Provotie the dog

In Georgia recently,  a case has come up involving a dog. A pit-bull to be exact. A county in Georgia has filed a petition to have the pit-bull destroyed. Not because…

Indian summer?

I don’t know if this is Indian Summer or not, but I like it. The colors, although starting to fade away already, are still beautiful. It makes me want to…

To be honest…

To be honest with you I was shocked last week, when we broke Jerami Young’s story. Young was tasered several times in front of his home and in a jail…

Murphy’s Law hits the Maurers

Wow, what a week it has been around the Maurer household. As most of you know, the man of the house is slowly recovering from hip replacement surgery – and…