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Mitch Clarke

Director of News and Content
Mitch Clarke is director of news and content for Jacobs Media. He is a reformed print journalist, having spent nearly three decades covering local, state and national politics. Email: mitch.clarke@jacobsmedia.net. Twitter: @MitchAClarke
Mitch Clarke
Aftermath of North Georgia storms - drone footage, photos
A strong line of storm rolled through Northeast Georgia Friday morning, spawning multiple tornado and severe thunderstorms warnings.
6:10PM ( 1 month ago )
Read the full, redacted version of Mueller's report
You can read the full, redacted version of the Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Russian election interference and the Trump campaign.
11:58AM ( 1 month ago )
The Tax Man cometh
Monday was the dreaded April 15, Tax Day, and if you still haven’t managed to get that return in, don’t be surprised if a friendly government agent shows up to offer you a lovely vacation of three to five years in Leavenworth.
9:26AM ( 1 month ago )
Commercials at the pump
One of the greatest inventions of the last 50 years has to be the credit card reader that some genius decided to install on gasoline pumps so that one could fill up their car without having to step foot inside the store.
12:00AM ( 1 month ago )
The annual physical comes with needles
I usually dread my annual physical. I’m not crazy about doctors, and I’m not crazy about the nurses who work for doctors and their sadistic enjoyment of sticking people with needles.
9:17AM ( 1 month ago )
Remembering our founder, John W. Jacobs, Jr.
If you wanted to watch John Jacobs’ face light up, just ask him about his grandchildren.
12:03PM ( 1 month ago )
Scientific proof that our dogs love us
I have always assumed that Milly, the liver-and-white springer spaniel that lives at my house, loves me. She happily greets me at the door when I get home. She licks my face. She curls up next to me in bed when I read at night. She’s lying at my feet now as I write this on my laptop.
9:33AM ( 1 month ago )
Changing who controls the TV
Once upon a time, I watched a lot of television. Had a couple of shows that I watched each night, and I would often schedule my life around getting home in time to see a certain show.
9:06AM ( 2 months ago )
'Y'all' finally gets the credit it deserves
According to a news article I read that week, a linguist – which is just a fancy way of saying someone who knows a lot about words – believes Southerners have actually improved the English language by adopting the word “y’all.”
9:47AM ( 2 months ago )
Navigating the challenges of the grocery store
Of the many household chores I hate doing, grocery shopping has to be near the top of the list, right up there with doing the laundry and unloading the dishwasher.
10:02AM ( 2 months ago )