@The Oracle of the Athens Banner Herald: Exactly! And how amazing that they weren't injured even though they were "riddled with bullets."
Also if Lawson doesn't have a criminal record, why does he already have a mug shot?posted @ Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 08:33
Oh, my word.....a waterbed!!! How scandalous!posted @ Monday, October 27, 2014 - 20:17
Well-written article, Ivey Tanner. Thank you.posted @ Sunday, October 26, 2014 - 16:12
It'll take a lot more than wildflowers, but yes, that's a good start. As are the access roads.posted @ Friday, October 24, 2014 - 14:29
Bless you, Myra. But I still feel helpless -- I felt helpless when I was in the classroom, and now I feel helpless as a grandparent.posted @ Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 07:32
So sorryposted @ Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 07:05
Good grief -- thought it was frozen.posted @ Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 07:05
Seems to me the bus is 29 years old......
Either way though, it's a great idea for all involved.posted @ Sunday, October 19, 2014 - 07:05
@Tripollo: You said it first so I won't repeat it, but it's exactly what I was going to post!posted @ Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 20:51
I hope there are videos....posted @ Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 14:14
Don't they have valet parking there?posted @ Monday, October 13, 2014 - 06:20
Thank you, Myra, for once again telling it like it is.posted @ Sunday, October 12, 2014 - 07:58
One of the best tips would be: DON'T ANSWER your phone! Many scammers will not leave voice mail or messages so you don't even have to decide whether or not to respond. If you do answer and it's a scammer, HANG UP! It's not rude to hang up on a dishonest person!posted @ Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 08:30
@snarkydude: Snarky, you make some really good points here! But I'm not going to plus you today (I do sometimes) because you had to get in some left-bashing.
"Climate change" IS a more correct term than "global warming". And diversity is not another word for affirmative action.
However it is HIGH TIME we got more judgmental -- you got that right, for sure!posted @ Friday, October 3, 2014 - 16:22
I don't even like country music, but I love this performance!
Go for it, Mr. Howard! And thanks, Ms. Howard!posted @ Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 21:14
@Jerry NeSmith: I was wondering about 'westside', too. When it was first reported, it was reported as 'eastside' so I checked today, and sure enough, Laurel Pointe is still on Gaines School Road -- EASTside.posted @ Friday, September 19, 2014 - 07:22
He head-butted her!!! Every woman in America should refuse his sexual advances if he thinks he can act like that!posted @ Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 22:19
It's about dam time! I continue to grieve for that poor family.posted @ Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 14:05
"...was released on bond with the condition he not associate with any gang members,..."
That is just ludicrous!posted @ Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 07:29
I am in awe of these grandparents raising grandchildren! I just babysit mine and cannot imagine 24/7 care of them. Many thanks to the Council on Aging for helping them.posted @ Friday, September 5, 2014 - 07:05
@Oistrakh: Just like I said in response to a comment on another article: UGA fans + thugs = one and the same. Certainly not all, but many....posted @ Monday, September 1, 2014 - 13:46
@crissy9323: Actually they are often one and the same!posted @ Monday, September 1, 2014 - 07:31
Too bad his brother's voice didn't remind him of what he was doing when he was killed....
I continue to count my lucky stars that I have a reason that I can't be on that jury, should I get called.posted @ Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 20:03
Don't understand why it took them so long.
The whole situation is just sad though.posted @ Saturday, August 23, 2014 - 20:07
Awww, give him another chance.....posted @ Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 13:09
Summary: I'm not saying it's lonely to be a movie critic, but we often find ourselves seated alone in an empty theatre when we're watching new stuff. I know people who say they won't go see anything unless they have at least one other person to go with, but I've always enjoyed having the place to myself. I'm not saying it's lonely to be a movie critic, but we often find ourselves seated alone in an empty theatre when we're watching new stuff. I know people who say they won't go see anything unless they have at least one other person to go with, but I've always enjoyed having the place to myself. read more
As you might imagine, the vast majority of the editorial cartoons available these days for publication through the syndicate which supplies cartoons to the Athens Banner-Herald/OnlineAthens are addressing the situation in Ferguson, Mo., where the fatal shooting of a black teen by a white police officer has touched off a number of demonstrations -- some peaceful, but many not at all peaceful, with tear gas fired by police officers and gunshots fired by some protester. read more