The perks of power

By JACK RYAN,

Whether or not Scott Pruitt keeps his job as director of the Environmental Protection Agency, his experience in Washington is a perfect example of how too many people let the perks of power go to their heads.



Florida’s gun law is surprising

By JACK RYAN,

There were two surprises recently in the gun-right debate. One was that Florida lawmakers and the governor agreed on a bill that raised the age to buy rifles from 18 to 21, included long weapons in a three-day waiting period for purchase, and banned bump stocks, which allow guns to mimic the rapid fire of automatic weapons.






Eli deserved better

By JACK RYAN,

Eli Manning deserved better from the Giants last Friday, 12/1/2017.  It's no surprise when a football team that's having a bad season benches its quarterback. With that said, the way the New York Giants treated Eli Manning this week is shameful.




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Rebekah Stewart and Ray Brinson are pleased to announce their upcoming marriage on May 12, 2018, at Pine Grove Baptist Church in Magee.

A reception will follow in the Fellowship Hall.