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A foolproof plan to stop the Zika virus

1:47 pm Aug. 23, 2016

As the Zika outbreak in Florida reminds us, no one likes blood-sucking parasites that facilitate the spread of disease.

Yet, there seems to be little humans can do to stop mosquitoes or politicians from creating misery.


UGA wins more Olympic medals than most countries

12:03 pm Aug. 16, 2016

In these parts, rooting for the University of Georgia is, as Hank Jr. would say, a family tradition.

My first football jersey was from Florida State, but when that one wore out — circa 1977 —

School’s back; parents and cops rejoice

1:00 pm Aug. 9, 2016

School’s back and parents everywhere are celebrating.

Monday I saw a couple of mothers high-fiving at a grocery store and figured they’d run across one heck of a coupon.

Nope, they were simply happy to reclaim their

Funding the home of the 2036 Braves

11:13 am Aug. 2, 2016

If you’re anything like me you’ve probably sipped a few $10 beers at Turner Field and pondered what the Atlanta Braves will do for a new stadium in 2036.

One recent sweltering evening, as the home