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College football and costs

The economic landscape of college football is rapidly changing. This is the first year of the Bowl Championship Series “plus one” playoff, and lucrative new ... Read more

Lamenting the loss of the laughing place

My laughing place is gone. When “Noie” and Grace Black closed their grocery store on the backstreet of Brundidge, they closed the door on my ... Read more

Fond memories of life as a ‘country-girl’

Often I’m chastised by my friends for my fascination with country life, especially at this time of year when there’s sweet corn to be picked ... Read more

Recalling the center of the summer universe

The center of the universe is different for everybody. Read more

Is this a human rights violation?

The United Nations last week accused the city of Detroit of violating residents’ human rights by disconnecting water service when residents failed to pay their ... Read more