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Jim Hendricks is editor of The Albany Herald. He is in charge of the editorial page and is responsible for news, sports, desk, photography and library operations. Phone: (229) 888-9352. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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OPINION: There is a piece of Christmas that, once received, you'll always want to keep
While a great many folks would like to forget about the holiday season, at least one part of it is worth holding onto the year around.
OPINION: Despite its bold presence on the calendar, Christmas has a way of sneaking up on us
In striving to create a perfect Christmas, we too often overlook what makes it special.
Christmas is the most colorful holiday of the year, but some of the best films about it are black and white
Twelve black-and-white Christmas movies are sure to get even Scrooge into the Christmas spirit. In fact, he’s in one.
FEATURES COLUMN: Never underestimate the determination of a 3-year-old grandson
Bedtime stories for kids can be far-fetched, but they can’t touch the conversations you have with them.
More energy needs to be expended on what’s really important.
A meteor is hurtling toward the Earth. High atop the Daily Planet in Metropolis, a man dressed in blue and red emerges from the stairwell. He crouches into a four-point stance as he prepares to hurl himself into space, where he will divert the meteor and prevent mankind from the same devastation that obliterated the dinosaurs millions of years ago. Then, his super hearing detects words being spoken ...
Over the years, I have gone to a good deal of trouble to keep bugs out of my food.
Even after a quarter-century of marriage, it appears, you can still have the occasional bout with an epiphany.
There’s a one-word question, made to no one in particular, on the lips of a whole lot of Americans right now. Why?
Sometimes you’re just better off not knowing.
It’s amazing what a picture can do sometimes. You look at it, and you don’t just see the image. You smell it. You hear it. You even taste it.
Back when I was a kid in church — or in one of those summer revivals where the sweltering Georgia heat gave you the distinct feeling you had something of an idea of what waited ahead for the great unwashed — nothing bothered me more than the preacher talking about what was going to happen on the Great Gettin’ Up Morning.
Like many Americans, I've had my share of failed new year resolutions.
The items on this list are not recommended for kids. On the other hand, they’re not rated for mature recipients either, which means they should be perfect for that hard-to-buy-for guy or gal on your list.
The real winner of the 2012 presidential cycle may very well not be the person occupying of the White House this January.
- MICHELE MOULTON: Just one degree makes a world of difference
- Albany Area Community Calendar - March 9-17, 2014
- St. Patrick's Day Dishes
- MANDY FLYNN: I break for funny
- BARRY LEVINE: The Price is right for iconic rock singer
- Home of Linda Freeney named March 2014 Yard of the Month
- MARY BRASWELL: Looking Back - March 9, 2014
- Pecan City Pedalers excited about BMX track changes
- Albany Almanac - March 8, 2014
- CREEDE HINSHAW: Can love get a majority vote?
- Obama budget sinks Savannah Port Expansion Project progress
- Global political climate gets chillier
- Thumbs Up! March 3, 2014
- Big weekend places Albany in the spotlight
- Thumbs Up! Feb. 24, 2014
- Top education leaders working to improve Albany-Dougherty County
- High school GPA may be better indicator of college potential
- Thumbs Up! Feb. 17, 2014
- Georgia taking this winter storm seriously
- Thumbs Up! Feb. 10, 2014