They’re here! U.S. News and World Report’s rankings are out. Since you simply must know, here’s how Georgia’s colleges and universities fared within the various categories.
21. Emory University
35. Georgia Institute of Technology
In recognition of all the testing scandals going on, I offer you this brief excerpt from my novel, Chain Gang Elementary. As you’ll see, Malliford Elementary has its own testing issues, which, in the ened, will lead to a scandal with a unique twist. To [...]Continue Reading →
I’ll never get rich by digging a ditch
I’m in my back yard now! Reclaiming our back yard: Civil Engineering phase
As part of our landscaping project, I’ve got to clear up the drainage in the easement behind our back yard (the easement extends well into our yard, so I definitely [...]Continue Reading →
Thanks to Steve Herman for posting this:
As I was waiting in line behind an older gentleman at Wendy’s recently,I heard him ask for his senior discount. The girl at the register apologized and charged him less. When I asked the man what the discount was, he [...]
A 12-year-old African-American student faced expulsion and criminal charges for writing on a school bathroom wall. This Henry County, Georgia issue is a microcosm of an issue that dogs American school systems. A state legislator has taken up the banner and plans to pursue the issue. Check it out.
According to authorities, he was asking for it. And he was HUGE.
It happened at 8:35 a.m. Monday in the 13700 block of Orchard Ridge Road in Hancock, [...]Continue Reading →