In Other Views: Husted’s other job | Opinion

Jon Husted is taking state politics into groundbreaking new territory. It’s ground better left unbroken. The lieutenant governor joined the Board of Directors of Columbus area – based Heartland Bank in March. The bank job is a paid position. His job with the state pays $ 176,000. Mr. Husted won’t say how much the bank … Read more

Give Well: Uncommon conversations spark giving | Lifestyle

When I say $ 3.99 or $ 4.05, you know what I’m talking about with no guessing. The fast-rising cost of gasoline at the pumps is now a common conversation. Reports on the news track the price in far-away states, and media articles remind us that it is still on the rise. Several weeks ago, … Read more

Ethics, a must for academic leadership

The success of any organization, small or big, largely depends on its leaders. There are leaders who have transformed organizations from the brink through their innovative leadership skills founded on ethical principles. On the contrary, organizations have also died owing to the lack of such skills in leaders. Choosing the appropriate type of leader that … Read more

Campaign finance complaint filed in Rome state House race |

Another local candidate running for a Georgia General Assembly seat is facing a complaint connected with campaign finances. The state ethics commission was already looking into a complaint against state Senate District 52 candidate Jeff Lewis. It contends he has failed since 2012 to file required reports for his state House committee, which still has … Read more