Stew Lilker’s

Columbia County Observer

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Letters to the editor & Op-Ed



Photo: Diane Roberts, FloridaAmerican Freedom: Who Does President Joe Biden Think He Is Forcing Life Saving Vaccines & Libtard Facemasks On People?

sadif-knnkghtSupreme Court Decision on ACA: Big Win for Floridians

Quint StuderHow to Communicate When an Employee Leaves
Essential: a Standard Operating Procedure

PBS Newshour logoChauvin-Floyd: "A Defining Moment for Policing" – "What We Need Is Transformation"

Jane Orient, M.D.Equity: What Does Anti-Racism Mean for Your Medical Care?

Daniel SweatAsst. Lake City Manager Daniel Sweat Resigns. His Resignation Letter Will Live as His Legacy About His Views of Lake City and His Co-Workers

sadif-knnkghtFL's Plan for Fed COVID Aid Should Boost Those Hit Hardest by Recession, Advance Equitable Policies, Set the Stage for Long-Term Recovery

Photo: Diane Roberts, FloridaSen. Baxley’s Big Idea: Taking scholarship money away from college kids who want to major in useless subjects like art, history, philosophy

sun-sentinel logoThe Real Threat to Free Speech? Florida's Courts

Nadine StrossenDoes the First Amendment Apply to Social Media Companies?

Special to the Observer

Book Cover: The Last LibraryThe Last Librarian

An updated twist on the disappearance of printed books

Oh, Florida!
How America's Weirdest State Influences the Rest of the Country


A Hesitant Adventurer’s Search for Wonder in the Natural World

Grandma Gatewood’s Walk

The inspiring story of the woman who saved the Appalachian Trail