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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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For the federal government to live up to its commitment to its partnership with Georgia on the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project, President Trump needs to ensure federal funding is included at the needed level.

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Employees of the government that operates the world’s greatest democratic republic should be treated fairly and with the respect every person deserves.

Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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After a rollicking first year in office, President Trump’s first State of the Union speech may be best remembered for what it wasn’t. It wasn’t “vintage” Trump.

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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America gets to these shutdowns — whether threatened or actual — because Congress, regardless of the party in charge, can’t do its most basic job — pass a spending budget on time.

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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Rather than focusing on immigration reform, which is what President Trump’s meeting Thursday with Republican and Democratic leaders was supposed to do, an accusation of an incendiary remark has taken off and become a wildfire that has engulfed the whole debate.

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Georgia showed its mettle New Year’s Day, overcoming a 17-point deficit to claim a spot in Monday’s national championship game.

Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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OK, we’re starting to see a trend here. Once again, we’re saying a less-than-fond farewell to a year that was, in many respects, more endured than lived. We’re also looking ahead with blind hope for a year that we hope will be better.

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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One thing about Christmas presents from the lawmakers in Congress — you’re never sure of what you’re getting and whether you really want to open it.

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Lee County High caps off a remarkable season with a comeback win that earned it its first state football championship.

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After an improbable rally last week took them to a place where no Lee County High School football team has gone before, the Lee Trojans are poised to bring home a state championship tonight. If Mother Nature cooperates.

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The advent of the Christmas season is a time of joy, but it also always brings with it a somber reminder of how people can be violent against one another, and the need to always be vigilant.

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Exactly when the first Thanksgiving occurred in what is now America may be debatable, but one thing isn’t. For all that may not be perfect about our nation, we have much for which to be thankful.

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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Two men who did not know each other took action that prevented even more deaths in a horrific mass murder at a Texas church.

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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Halloween, by nature, is an observance that celebrates scary things. People, however, should take precautions to ensure all the chills for children are sparked only by their imagination, not real-life tragedy.

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There are things we can do to help quell the violence that has plagued Albany this year.

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Thumbs Up is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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We hope there was some clue — some writing or recorded statement — to explain, however inadequately, how one person could do such a terrible thing to other innocent people.

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Cancer caught in its earliest stages is the most likely to respond well to treatment and extend life.

While the NFL’s reaction to President Trump’s tweets has eaten up the lion’s share of the news cycle, what is happening in the U.S. commonwealth of Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria is both heartbreaking and overshadowed.

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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We can’t control powerful storms, but we can do small things to help those who are impacted by them.

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The question of how to deal with so-called dreamers, people who have resided in the United States illegally since childhood, has been a politically thorny one in these hard partisan times where empathy is lost in the political shuffle.

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Thumbs Up is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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It often takes a major disaster like the still developing tropical storm in Texas to get Americans to overcome their differences and act like family.

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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It’s very easy these days to read the news and view and listen to reports and ask yourself a question: What has happened to my America?

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Thumbs Up! is a weekly editorial focusing on the positive news from Albany and Southwest Georgia.

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A provocation from Pyongyang is probably coming. The best response from the United States would be the successful interception of any missiles that get near U.S. possessions. This is a test, when it comes, that we need to pass.

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