- Published on Wednesday, 03 April 2013 11:21
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To the Editor:
Ten years ago this past week, on March 20, 2003, the United States invaded Iraq. The war officially ended on Dec. 15, 2011 — eight years, eight months, three weeks and four days later — when the last American forces withdrew. In the days between, hundreds of thousands of lives were altered irrevocably by death, injury, both mental and physically, not to mention the debt now estimated to be $1.5 trillion and rising.
- Published on Wednesday, 27 March 2013 00:40
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Editor’s Note: While we don’t usually write stories for the editorial page, this account of the trial last week of a well-known King George businessman needed to be written. There are too many situations where people violate laws to the detriment of law-abiding citizens of a community without being held accountable for their illegal behavior.
This writer was not active in the daily affairs of our local cemetery that did business as Historyland Memorial Park before it was bought by Robert Crouch, who changed its name to Meadow-Brooke Memorial Gardens and began to defraud its
- Published on Wednesday, 31 October 2012 10:13
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Editor’s Note: This is the second article by John Biemeck comparing his predictions on the Obama presidency made in 2009 to today’s reality.
Prediction: The 7th prediction was “Obama will reduce our armed forces to dangerous levels, will cancel most research and development programs, forfeiting our technological advantage and may reduce our Nuclear arsenal… He will curtail our missile defense system so it is ineffective.”
- Published on Wednesday, 26 December 2012 11:11
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The recent tragedy is just that, a horrible tragedy that has everyone concerned and thinking, “What has our country come to?”
There are many emotions, and very intense ones at that, which have surfaced. A lot of finger pointing began within hours of the horrible news. Common sense always requires that we wait before making statements when we are hot