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Democrat Jason Carter will stir things up

Democrat Jason Carter will stir things up

For the first time in years, there is some genuine excitement over Georgia’s race for governor. Late last week, Jason Carter, Democrat and Georgia state senator, announced that he plans to run for the state’s top seat in 2014. As the grandson of former President Jimmy Carter, it is almost certain that Jason Carter, 38, […]

Whose place is it to protect and serve?

Whose place is it to protect and serve?

Criticism of the Aiken County Sheriff’s Department and the local court system has been coming hot and heavy in the wake of last weekend’s murder/suicide involving a 67-year-old mentally disturbed grandfather and his 16-year-old grandson. While shock, heartbreak and confusion are certainly understandable in the aftermath of such a horrific event, misplaced blame is certainly […]

“I don’t like being bullied.”

“I don’t like being bullied.”

A gentle wind is blowing as Jimmy Key walks along the gravel road next to a row of campers parked in his secluded RV park just beyond Gordon Highway. Up on a hill, there is a large white tent covering a wooden deck that overlooks the entire park. Just below the deck is a row […]