St. Simons Island Newswire

St. Simons Island Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for St. Simons Island, GA.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,414 for "u:american-reporter.com" in St. Simons Island, GA

  1. ConstanceDON'T Drink the Water; Don't Breathe the AirRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- During most of my adult life, the flu was considered an inconvenience - usually 24 hours of an upset stomach, throwing up, and perhaps a fever.

    Comment?

  2. ConstanceTHE Census and Consensus of OpinionRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- The 1990 Decennial Census was an eye opener for me; it was not just counting heads for an accurate picture of population growth or decline in the previous 10 years.

    Comment?

  3. ConstanceA High-Rent District with a Low Fixed RentRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Immigration is in the news again, or is it "still?" There is a big difference between what I see here on St. Simons and what I see when I visit my friend in Queens, New York.

    Comment?

  4. ConstanceDEVILS Dancing on the GravesRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- If I were to suggest being shocked that someone would rob a grave, I'd be misinforming you.

    Comment?

  5. ConstanceDO We Want to Connect, or Need to?Read the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- According to a 1943 article on "self-actualization" by the late, great psychiatrist Dr. Abraham Maslow, we've learned our basic human needs are air, water, food, shelter and clothing.

    Comment?

  6. ConstancePOOR HARRYRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Today would be Carroll O'Connor's birthday. In the person of Archie Bunker, starring in "All in the Family," a sitcom in the 70s, he personified an American bigot.

    Comment?

  7. ConstanceEXPERIENCE is the Best TeacherRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- That title just brought on a collective groan among readers, "Well, duh," since most of us have had "live and learn" moments in our lives: Live and learn; love and learn, lock keys in the car and learn, put your red sock with the white in the washing machine, and learn.

    Comment?

  8. ConstanceNO Smoking - but it's O.K. to KindleRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A dozen or so years ago I wrote an article called "The Handwriting on the Wall," and in it I mentioned how I had laughed years earlier when a woman objected to anyone smoking in an elevator and took her case to court.

    Comment?

  9. ConstanceTHE Last Blue RibbonRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Just when you think you have everything in place, your world starts spinning again and everything goes off kilter.

    Comment?

  10. ConstanceMY Two LizzesRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- I was thinking of the two Elizabeths who both fit prominently in my memories of the past seven decades.

    Comment?

  11. ConstanceCELEBRATING IKERead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A front-page New York Times photo update of their Website at 5:10 p.m. last Sunday led off with this sad caption: "Thousands of people who refused orders to evacuate were feared stranded across a swath of Texas.

    Comment?

  12. ConstanceIT'S not Sex, Stupid - it's CommitmentRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Many of us grew up listening to the preamble to the radio and television show, "The Shadow."

    Comment?

  13. Constance'Curiouser and Curiouser'Read the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Eight years ago my curiosity was aroused when a beautiful, rich and famous actress - Winona Ryder - was arrested for shoplifting $6,000 worth of clothes and hair products from a Saks Fifth Avenue store in Beverly Hills, Calif.

    Comment?

  14. ConstanceBARE-Naked BarbiesRead the original story

    Thursday May 26 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- From the outside looking in, you would probably say I had a hardscrabble life growing up, but the world of make-believe existed on the inside as I played with my paper dolls.

    Comment?

  15. ConstanceGLIMPSES of MamaRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga, -- Today, when I selected Mothers' Day cards, they were for my daughters who are mothers themselves. Yet, as I scanned the verses, I was thinking the words were just what I'd want to say to my own mother.

    Comment?

  16. ConstanceBOX it, Bag it, Shred it, Pitch itRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- It's been over 50 years since I wore the exquisitely fashioned fur scarf made of three Stone Marten skins attached to each other, flashing those beady glass brown eyes as the wearer shrugged her shoulders to adjust the draping.

    Comment?

  17. ConstanceDECK Yourselves in Dad's Old TrousersRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- On Thanksgiving, we begged. On Hallowe'en, we bobbed - for apples, that is.

    Comment?

  18. ConstanceTHE Seventh SenseRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- He came out of the men's locker room with such a smile on his face that we all said, "What's so funny, Chris?" In his fading British accent that made his answer so much more amusing, he said: "I was rinsing my mouth when a fellow said, 'hello.'

    Comment?

  19. ConstanceFROM Gettysburg to Hiroshima to Ground ZeroRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- A few days ago American Ambassador to Japan John Roos attended the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony in Japan.

    Comment?

  20. ConstanceABOUT the SprattsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 25 | American Reporter

    ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. -- Jack Spratt had nothing on us. He and his wife were a perfect complement to each other.

    Comment?

St. Simons Island Job Listings
View or post St. Simons Island job listings on Topix.
St. Simons Island Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in St. Simons Island from Topix.
St. Simons Island Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in St. Simons Island on Topix.