Lagrange Daily News- RSS OPINION Feed Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:11:45 EST 1800 Letter: Depends on who is involved (Editor's note: This letter was submitted in December, but the Daily News wanted to contact all parties involved due to the allegations before running the letter. A story about the current status of this case appears on page 1A of... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:00:51 EST Did the Public Like Obama’s State of the Union Speech? Democrat leaders loved President Barack Obama's State of the Union speech, while Republican leaders didn't. But what did the American people think of it? Here are five lessons we learned: Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:55:51 EST Only a dream It was nearly midnight, I had just turned off the 11 o'clock news and was on my way to my bedroom. Halfway down the hallway the lights went off. Within the darkness I was frightened by the moonlit image of a large body leaning against the... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:30:52 EST Legislative update: Budgeting education, healthcare concerns The activity in the second week of the Georgia General Assembly was limited to the House and Senate Appropriations Committees meeting in Joint conference to receive the Governor's $21.8 billion budget request. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:55:51 EST Letter: Expressing opinion on same-sex marriage Dear editor,I know everyone has an opinion on each and every subject. Please let me express mine on the matter of same-sex marriages. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 10:30:51 EST 1990: End of an era for mayor, Homework Hotline Januaries past, 25 years ago.From LaGrange Daily News, 1990.Front Page News Sat, 24 Jan 2015 17:10:52 EST Opening the seven seals In our Sunday evening lessons from the book of Revelation – Sundays at 6 p.m. – we have come to Revelation chapter six. This Sunday we will be discussing the meaning of the four horsemen of the apocalypse (Rev. 6:1-8). Sat, 24 Jan 2015 11:05:53 EST Letter: I love Vernon Woods Dear EditorI pause from a very busy day to tell one and all of the gratitude in my heart for finding my way to Vernon Woods. Under the direction of Susan Burdick, this place is run like a well-oiled clock. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 10:20:51 EST Reminiscing on unusual plays, rivalries JESUP — If you come this way, you might consider scheduling lunch at a popular restaurant, Sybil's, which most everybody seems to do. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 09:20:51 EST Letter: Thank you LaGrange The movie “Holden On” completed filming in LaGrange shortly before Christmas. It is a true-life story about our youngest son Holden, and his struggle with schizophrenia and the resulting drug dependency he developed as he tried to... Sat, 24 Jan 2015 08:45:53 EST Help promote pollinators for propagation There's a lot of concern about the lack of honey bees and at the same time people are swatting carpenter bees with tennis rackets and coating the flowers of their summer squash with sevin dust. You can't have it both ways. Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:50:52 EST Letter: In memory of Jimmy Vowell, ‘I’m Here’ Dear Editor, Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:25:54 EST Do presidents tend to lie during State Of The Union address? The U.S. Constitution calls for a State of the Union address. It doesn't call for fact checkers on these, but they exist anyway. Do they show that U. S. Presidents lie, or do they find that they generally tell the truth? Thu, 22 Jan 2015 12:00:51 EST Legislative update week 2: Education, cannabis oil, transportation As the 2015 General Assembly was gaveled into session, there was much activity as we took the oath of office, elected our leadership and then proceeded to watch the inauguration of Gov. Nathan Deal and the slate of state officers as they were sworn... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 01:55:52 EST Letter: Working moms, plead guilty Let's face it, there is no two ways about it, you're a mom and you work. There is no escaping the guilt! Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:30:51 EST The ‘color’ of life Recently – but not the first time, nor will it be the last – the “Rev.” Al Sharpton has once again pulled the “race card” out of his eccentric, angry and rich pocket. Sharpton is not “reverend,” and... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:55:51 EST Governor gives address worthy of Democrat On a rainy day in Atlanta, Georgia's Republican Governor Nathan Deal and the audience had to move indoors from the Liberty Plaza to the state capitol. One would think he also moved political parties, giving an inaugural address that a Democrat... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 11:30:55 EST Why the economy is improving A number of articles have given credit to President Obama for the economic recovery. Other articles criticize the Republicans for their condemnation of the President's actions claiming they delayed the recovery. Sat, 17 Jan 2015 14:10:51 EST 10 things you probably didn’t know about MLK Day The battle over MLK Day moved a Super Bowl. Southern states weren't the last to celebrate it. The law making it a national holiday was signed by a Republican president. And you'll never guess who voted for it in the U.S. Sat, 17 Jan 2015 10:30:52 EST Christians are peacemakers fighting spiritual battle “Blessed are the peacemakers, For they shall be called sons of God.” (Matthew 5:9, NKJV) Sat, 17 Jan 2015 10:15:52 EST