Dick Yarbrough

Recent Articles

Gosh dang, what is wrong with a southern accent?

I just learned of a book called, “Say Goodbye to your Southern Accent.”  Gosh dang. What is wrong with a Southern accent? The book’s authors, Jennifer ... Read more

A fresh reminder of why teaching is a noble profession

Dear Georgia Public School Teachers: It is new school year but, alas, the same old impediments: An out-of-touch federal bureaucracy; ideological state legislators who choose ... Read more

Trying to determine who is the real outsider in the U.S. senate race

The U.S. Senate race this November between Democrat Michelle Nunn and Republican David Perdue will be one of the more unusual campaigns we have witnessed ... Read more

Taxpayers on the hook for mishandled ethics probe of Gov. Deal

In 1997, Gov. Zell Miller appointed me to fill a vacant seat on the five-member State Ethics Commission and then reappointed me to a full ... Read more