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Dick Yarbrough, Author at LaGrange Daily News

Columns

A reminder that voting is a privilege, from one who knows

I would say great minds run in pairs, but when it comes to my friend and Great American, Stewart Rodeheaver, that does him a disservice. ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Friday, October 23, 2020 9:00 am

Columns

Figby gives Sen. Loeffler some last-minute advice

RING! RING! RING! “Hello. This is the Yarbrough Worldwide Media and Pest Control Company, located in Greater Garfield, Georgia. How may I direct your call?” Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Friday, October 16, 2020 10:43 am

Columns

Some random thoughts on some random subjects

I try not to write about whatever all the ponderous political pundits are pontificating about at the time. I am just not a “me too” ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Friday, October 9, 2020 10:00 am

Columns

Not much good news in this bummer of a year

We are now into September of what has so far been a bummer of a year. Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Friday, September 11, 2020 12:04 pm

Columns

Love has everything to do with it

Remember the Tina Turner hit, “What’s Love Got To Do With It?” In the lyrics, love is referred to as a “second-hand emotion.” That song ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Thursday, September 3, 2020 5:43 pm

Columns

Dogs have a lot to teach us

You longtime loyalists (and you know who you are) will remember the exploits of Sheila the Family Wonderdog in this space. You will also recall ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Thursday, August 27, 2020 6:40 pm

Columns

Hating the loss of ‘Clean Old-Fashioned Hate’

The apocalypse is truly upon us. Somebody has made the decision — I don’t know who, I know it wasn’t me — that the Georgia-Georgia ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Saturday, August 15, 2020 10:00 am

Columns

World needs more like Roy Rogers

In these days of discontent and destruction, hate and harangue, we could really use Roy Rogers. And Trigger, his Golden Palomino. Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Friday, August 7, 2020 5:16 pm

Columns

Talking protests with Skeeter Skates

I could tell by the way the phone jumped straight up when it rang who was on the line. It could be none other than ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Thursday, July 23, 2020 5:53 pm

Columns

YARBROUGH: A complex issue with no easy answers

These thoughts on the current upheaval in our country come courtesy of an unusual array of sources: The late Sen. Robert F. Kennedy; Larry Savage, ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Thursday, June 11, 2020 5:04 pm

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