I am not a native Mississippian, but I have called Columbus home for eight years. During this time I have observed, through The Dispatch, the bickering then cooling and now bickering between two giants of our county, Harry and Leroy.
The YMCA has four locations here in Lowndes County, and all of them are marvelous.
Spring must be in the air, literally, because I wake each morning to the birds serenading me.
"If he was for it, we had to be against it."
Donald Trump "appeals to racism."
Just as Donald Trump did a Super Tuesday stomp on the Republican establishment, the establishment showed why it deserved the rough treatment.
Stop us if you've heard this one: When the appointments are made to city boards, it is important that those choices are made ethically and fairly because to do otherwise erodes confidence in our city government.
The worst political blunder of all time, according to scientist Freeman Dyson, was the decision of the emperor of China in 1433 to cut off his country from the outside world.
If you ask the average American what form of government we have here in the U.S., the response would most likely be "a democracy."
Can I say I was right? OK, half right.
Today, voters go to the polls to decide who will represent Ward 5 on the Columbus City Council.
The "Super Tuesday" primaries may be a turning point for America -- and quite possibly a turn for the worse.
Hungry birds are always welcome.
1. Connie Schultz: Our country turns to you, Alabama NATIONAL COLUMNS
2. Slimantics: Who do you believe? LOCAL COLUMNS
4. Froma Harrop: Go ahead, Republicans. Investigate Hillary. Again. NATIONAL COLUMNS
5. Editorial cartoon for 11-16-17 NATIONAL COLUMNS