This Is Going to Hurt Me More Than it Hurts You

This Is Going to Hurt Me More Than it Hurts You

In case you’ve been under a rock, the issue of spanking children has been front and center again this week. NFL star Adrian Peterson is the subject of some investigations concerning his decision to spank his 4-year-old child with a switch. There are several details about the case that could fill up this entire column, […]

The Woodchips

The Woodchips

Our son, Leo, had a bit of a hard time the first few weeks of first grade. By that I mean I had two phone calls from the principal in less than five days. They don’t call about just any little thing either. When the school’s phone number shows up on caller ID, I take […]

An Open Letter to Augusta’s New School Superintendent

An Open Letter to Augusta’s New School Superintendent

Dear Dr. Pringle: First of all, welcome to our fine community. I recommend the barbecue at Sconyers, the crawfish étouffée at French Market Grille, the coffee at Metro, and the cold beer at Stillwater Taproom. You may need a few of those beers. You will find that the serious-minded people of the CSRA will back […]