Lagrange Daily News- RSS opinion Feed http://lagrangenews.com/section/opinion http://lagrangenews.com/section/opinion Wed, 4 Mar 2015 18:13:14 EST 1800 Looking back at career of Charley Whittemore http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152141333/Looking-back-at-career-of-Charley-Whittemore Charley Whittemore has been a fixture on Georgia's athletic front for nearly a half century. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 21:55:51 EST Who we are, who we were http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152134828/Who-we-are-who-we-were There is no doubt that History truthfully tells us who we were. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:25:51 EST Letter: Replace Scott Alvarez as chief attorney for Federal Reserve Board http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinion/152118799/Replace-Scott-Alvarez-as-chief-attorney-for-Federal-Reserve-Board Dear editor, Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:00:51 EST Weekly legislative update http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152118645/Weekly-legislative-update The biggest news out of the General Assembly this week was the passing of House Bill 1 known as “Haleigh's Hope Act.” Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:55:53 EST Is AP history biased against America? http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152118709/Is-AP-history-biased-against-America There's a lot of talk that the new advanced placement U.S. history curriculum is anti-American. Conservatives in Oklahoma got a measure passed through a House committee that calls for defunding the College Board, which designs and administers... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:55:51 EST Who actually doesn’t love America – secessionists http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152075263/Who-actually-doesnt-love-America--secessionists Ex-New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani said that Obama doesn't love America. But you know who actually doesn't love America? Secessionists don't. And it wasn't too hard to figure that one out. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:55:52 EST Letter: Comments on Carson misleading http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinion/152089083/Comments-on-Carson-misleading Dear Editor:I support President Obama's foreign policy far more than that of most Republicans. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 10:20:52 EST How to study the Bible: Respect it http://lagrangenews.com/news/lifestyle-religion-opinion_columns/152044129/How-to-study-the-Bible:-Respect-it One of the biggest problems with Bible study, in most denominational systems, is a lack of respect for context. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 05:05:51 EST Sharing some mid-winter gardening thoughts http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns/152065725/Sharing-some-mid-winter-gardening-thoughts At this time during the winter season, when the weather starts to improve, we get itching to do something with our yards and gardens. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:20:52 EST Op Ed: We can’t afford to wait for transporation funding http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion/152068557/Transportation-funding:-we-cant-afford-to-wait There are few things more important to any community than transportation, and the same goes for any business. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:50:52 EST Our view: ‘Different’ not reason to dismiss person within http://lagrangenews.com/news/editorial-opinion/152059681/Our-view:-Different-not-reason-to-dismiss-person-within Oscar acceptance speeches tend, with rare exceptions, to be bland/dull/excruciatingly boring thank-you lists of names of people who few in the television audience recognize. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 11:50:51 EST Laws of war Ben Carson opposes actually Christian values http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152056603/Laws-of-war-Ben-Carson-opposes-actually-Christian-values Dr. Ben Carson claims that our war with ISIS shouldn't have any laws, because rules of war are “politically correct.” But does he realize that many of those rules of war have their origins in Christianity? Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:55:51 EST Letter: Great book by Sam Gambrell, wonderful cause http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinion/152053062/Great-book-by-Sam-Gambrell-wonderful-cause I have just finished reading a wonderful book written by Sam Gambrell, a friend of mine, and a friend of many of you here in LaGrange and Troup County. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 10:35:51 EST No greater separation http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/152004068/No-greater-separation The oldest separation known to humankind stems from the concepts of “other worldly beings or spirits” – from simple alien visitors to the “gods.” Tue, 24 Feb 2015 11:25:51 EST In the spirit of Black History Month, part 3 http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion/151974190/In-the-spirit-of-Black-History-Month-part-3 Last in a series. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 10:45:51 EST In the spirit of Black History Month, part 2 http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151973807/In-the-spirit-of-Black-History-Month-part-2 Second part in a series. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:45:52 EST Weekly legislative update http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion-opinion_columns/151995061/Weekly-legislative-update The first 19 days of the Georgia General Assembly's 2015 session are over and we are running at full speed after the slower paced start due to the inauguration of the governor and the welcoming of freshman legislators to the House of... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:55:52 EST Letter: Preserve our aquifers http://lagrangenews.com/news/letters-opinion/151970512/Preserve-our-aquifers “There is but one ocean though its coves have many namesA single sea of atmosphere with no coves at allThe miracle of soil, alive and giving life Sun, 22 Feb 2015 22:15:51 EST 1990: New flag on square, job skills study commissioned http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion_columns/151965202/1990:-New-flag-on-square-job-skills-study-commissioned Februaries past, 25 years ago.From LaGrange Daily News, 1990.Front Page News Sat, 21 Feb 2015 23:10:52 EST In the spirit of Black History Month, part 1 http://lagrangenews.com/news/opinion/151971062/In-the-spirit-of-Black-History-Month-part-1 First in a series Sat, 21 Feb 2015 15:15:51 EST