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The Bard’s in the ‘Burg!

By   /  April 30, 2013  /  Community  /   Comments

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Tweet Special to the Journal LEESBURG, Ga – Lee County High School’s award-winning theatre arts program will present its 3rd annual Bard-in-the-‘Burg production this week. This year’s show is Shakespeare’s purest comic romp Twelfth Night. Shows are set for Friday through Sunday, May 3-5.

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The Movie Guy: The top 10 best superhero movies ever made…

By   /  April 30, 2013  /  Movie Guy  /   Comments

Keith Kilburn

Tweet Last week in preparation for the glut of superhero movies heading our way, I brought you the top 10 worst and this week I’m bringing you the top 10 best superhero movies ever made. So bear in mind that these 10 are the best ever made, in my humble opinion, and are in no [...]

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Chambliss, Isakson, Kingston Urge Obama to Fund Savannah Harbor Send letter calling on president to fulfill promises

By   /  April 30, 2013  /  Politics  /   Comments

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Tweet Special to the Journal WASHINGTON –U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA), U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson (R-GA), and U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston (GA-1) strongly urged President Obama in a letter today to fulfill his “We Can’t Wait” promise and include legislative language for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project (SHEP) authorization increase in his budget amendment to [...]

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Annual Giant Community Yard Sale Set for Saturday

By   /  April 30, 2013  /  Community  /   Comments

Tweet Special to the Journal Leesburg, Ga -It’s time once again to clean out the closets and make some fast cash or to pick up some remarkable bargains. Leesburg’s Annual Giant Community Yard Sale is Saturday, May 4, from 7 a.m. to noon at Lee County High School. Individuals, families, and groups are invited to [...]

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Redfish can’t jump

By   /  April 29, 2013  /  Buddy Carter  /   Comments

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Tweet Some of my fondest memories of growing up in coastal Georgia are of going fishing with my dad. While I enjoyed fresh water fishing, my favorite was salt water.  I remember studying the tide charts in the paper and hoping that the right tide would coincide with his days off.

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The Movie Guy: The top 10 worst superhero movies ever made…

By   /  April 29, 2013  /  Movie Guy  /   Comments

Keith Kilburn

Tweet With the glut of superhero movies that are coming in the next couple of months (Ironman 3, Man of Steel…) I thought I would compile for you the 10 worst. So bear in mind that these 10 are in my humble opinion the worst offenders made and are in no real order.

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So You Say You’re Angry? So What.

By   /  April 29, 2013  /  Charlie Harper  /   Comments

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Tweet It was not so long ago when anger was a pejorative in politics.  Those trying to marginalize the Tea Party as it originally organized referred to them as an “Angry Mob”.  Without much sense of irony, this angered many that were part of the protests.  But the anger wasn’t the kind of blinding anger [...]

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Chambliss Commemorates ‘Month of the Military Child’

By   /  April 25, 2013  /  Politics  /   Comments

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Tweet Special to the Journal WASHINGTON – This week, U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., joined his Senate colleagues in commemorating “Month of the Military Child,” a celebration in April to recognize the sacrifices made by children of military families and to applaud their service to the country. On Tuesday evening, the Senate unanimously passed a [...]

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Darton cracks top ten

By   /  April 25, 2013  /  Sports  /   Comments

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Tweet Special to the Journal Albany, Ga -Darton State College has leapt to No. 9 in the national poll, the NJCAA announced late yesterday afternoon. It is the Cavaliers’ first appearance in the NJCAA D-1 Baseball Poll’s top ten in the program’s history.

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BISHOP ADVOCATES FOR A STRONG FORT BENNING

By   /  April 25, 2013  /  Politics  /   Comments

Rep. Sanford Bishop

Tweet Special to the Journal COLUMBUS, GA – Today, Congressman Sanford D. Bishop Jr. (GA-02), Ranking Member of the U.S. House of Representatives’ Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies, submitted comments to the United States Army’s listening session at Fort Benning regarding the Army’s 2020 Force Structure Realignment. After the listening [...]

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