Loran Smith, Author at LaGrange Daily News

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SMITH COLUMN: Kirby Smart is doing the right things at UGA

Like a sudden snap of the fingers, a third of the college football season has been completed. It seems that time is advancing with greater ... Read more

by Loran Smith, Saturday, October 2, 2021 10:30 am

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SMITH COLUMN: Awaiting October

Last weekend was such a pleasant weekend. First, the weather was so delightful — early fall weather, which, unfortunately, could be an anomaly.  A burdensome ... Read more

by Loran Smith, Friday, September 17, 2021 11:00 am

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SMITH COLUMN: Magill gave it all to Georgia

At a gathering of Georgia alumni at the Quail Hollow Country Club, organized by John Mangan, a doting alumnus who was the epitome of the ... Read more

by Loran Smith, Friday, September 10, 2021 9:30 am

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SMITH COLUMN: The Clemson aftermath for Georgia

Georgia’s opening game victory has been hashed by the varied minions who range from the unwashed to the expert — some of whom are self-anointed ... Read more

by Loran Smith, Thursday, September 9, 2021 9:30 am

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SMITH COLUMN: Bill Lewis

Bill Lewis, Georgia’s secondary coach in the glorious football season of 1980, was in Athens recently to see the grandchildren, the ones living in Oconee ... Read more

by Loran Smith, Saturday, September 4, 2021 9:30 am

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SMITH COLUMN: Holly Rowe is one of the best

Holly Rowe, one of the most accomplished women of our time, was in Athens recently doing her homework — not housework, but she does that, ... Read more

by Loran Smith, Friday, August 27, 2021 10:30 am

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SMITH COLUMN: Jon Fabris is still coaching

Jon Fabris is still coaching — this time, however, it is akin to home schooling since his instructional expertise is reserved exclusively for a most ... Read more

by Loran Smith, Friday, July 30, 2021 8:30 am

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SMITH COLUMN: Sarah McKinney

Sarah McKinney has an enlarged heart.   Before going any further, be comforted that her big heart is not a medical liability but an asset ... Read more

by Loran Smith, Wednesday, July 28, 2021 11:30 am

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SMITH COLUMN: Collin Morikawa’s brilliance at the Open Championship

With the conclusion of the British Championship, the major golfing season has ended.  For years, the final major, the PGA, was played in August —usually ... Read more

by Loran Smith, Friday, July 23, 2021 11:30 am

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SMITH COLUMN: Appreciating the work of Erin Barger

Dr. Gary Bertsch, retired UGA professor who worked to make our world safer by reducing nuclear arsenals, sees local involvement as the key to solving ... Read more

by Loran Smith, Thursday, July 22, 2021 10:30 am

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