April 19, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

Newsprint tariff could affect us, you too

Editor’s Notes

Truth be told, in the larger scheme of things, the newsprint The Clarke County Democrat requires to print its newspaper and six others publications doesn’t equate to one square of toilet tissue paper in a warehouse full of toilet tissue.  More...

Stop living paycheck to paycheck

Dollars & Cents

Studies reveal about one-third of Americans are living paycheck to paycheck. This means such individuals must wait until they get paid each month before they can pay their bills. More...


Nobody knows the age of the human race, but everybody agrees that it is old enough to know better. Anonymous  The statistics on sanity are that one out of every four Americans is suffering from some form of mental illness. Think of your   More...

State legislators often hard to beat

Inside the Statehouse

Our antiquated 1901 Constitution was designed to give inordinate power to the Legislature. More...

A blanket that warmed pioneers

Through the Past

Much of my interest has always been centered in the past. Family items and stories that have been preserved give me reason to research and record my findings for generations to come. One item is the handmade wool blanket made before 1823, when my More...

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