Opinion

Opinion

Panel builds case for bases

Not so long ago, a state legislative committee on military affairs, along with some members of the Georgia congressional delegation and experts on military business and procurement procedures, made a stop at Fort Benning as part of a series of meetings at the state’s armed services installations.

Opinion Columns & Blogs

November election, January legislature

With the calendar now having turned to December, we’re roughly halfway between last month’s election and next month’s “governing.” An Inauguration is on tap for Friday, January 20. Congress and the Georgia legislature will begin legislative duties a couple of weeks earlier.

Opinion

Schools serve those who serve

It should come as no surprise that our area institutions of higher learning are considered “military-friendly” schools. On the contrary, it would be considered quite a surprise, and an inexcusable one, if they weren’t.

Opinion Columns & Blogs

Ominous signals in Flynn pick

“Personnel is policy,” a widely-used expression dating back at least to the Reagan administration, has special meaning today as we consider President-elect Trump’s recent selection of retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn as National Security adviser.

Letters to the Editor

Why I still love this community

My mother was recently taken ill just before Thanksgiving. She is recovering well and my family thanks the emergency responders, the staff of St. Francis Hospital, her doctors, and most especially, her friends. So why a letter to the editor?

Videos

Visit to Four Corners regions offers window to the past

John Greenman drove with his grandson across Colorado, on our way to the Four Corners — where Colorado, Utah, New Mexico and Arizona meet.
John Greenman Special to the Ledger-Enquirer
Visit to Four Corners regions offers window to the past 2:23

Visit to Four Corners regions offers window to the past

Chiefs safety told his mom he'd 'be back' after giving her touchdown ball. He was right 2:06

Chiefs safety told his mom he'd 'be back' after giving her touchdown ball. He was right

Dakota Access pipeline protesters give their reasons for joining Standing Rock 2:58

Dakota Access pipeline protesters give their reasons for joining Standing Rock

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Toys 4 Tots Parade