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Dick Yarbrough, Author at LaGrange Daily News

Columns

YARBROUGH COLUMN: Only Marjorie Taylor Greene could compare wearing mask to Holocaust

I got some interesting mail this week. One was from someone who doesn’t read my column but didn’t like something I wrote and told me ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Tuesday, June 1, 2021 9:30 am

Columns

YARBROUGH COLUMN: Cows have legitimate beef with climate change crowd

Okay, enough is enough and I have had enough. I have had to endure watching lawless thugs firebomb buildings and claiming we need to defund ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Thursday, May 27, 2021 11:30 am

Columns

YARBROUGH COLUMN: Random thoughts on random topics

If Republicans have a strategy for remaining the majority party in Georgia, I am missing it. So far, it seems to be about punishing anyone ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Friday, May 21, 2021 9:30 am

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YARBROUGH COLUMN: Could that COVID-19 shot be spying on you?

It is my firm policy that all members in my conglomerate of companies must receive their COVID-19 shots or risk losing the generous perks offered ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Tuesday, May 11, 2021 10:15 am

Columns

YARBROUGH COLUMN: When it comes to politics, Sir Isaac Newton is one smart cookie

I have a feeling that few of our intrepid public servants under the Gold Dome are familiar with the English scientist Sir Isaac Newton, except ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Tuesday, May 4, 2021 11:30 am

Opinion

Contributor’s View: Welcome to the world Noah Sumner

Dear Noah, welcome to the world. As information, you are great-grandchild number six, following Cameron Charles Yarbrough, Hayden Rose, Hadley Ann and Harper Grace Yarbrough ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Tuesday, April 20, 2021 5:59 pm

Columns

YARBROUGH COLUMN: Delta and Coca-Cola caught in middle of voting controversy

Despite their billion dollar balance sheets, large public corporations have the backbone of a jellyfish. Put enough pressure on them and they will fold like ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Thursday, April 15, 2021 9:30 am

Columns

Legislature has chance to help those that can’t help themselves

In the midst of the cacophony over election reform, vaccination policy, sports betting, Trump’s grumps harrumphs and another unconscionable private school voucher scheme, a piece ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 6:11 pm

Columns

Some final harrumphs on Trump’s grumps

My column suggesting to Republicans that, like it or not, the presidential elections are over and for those crying ‘foul’ they might want to take ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Friday, February 12, 2021 10:32 am

Columns

Talking about current events

I had just hung up from a robocall wanting to extend the warranty on a car I no longer own when the phone rang again. ... Read more

by Dick Yarbrough, Friday, February 5, 2021 10:52 am

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