wayne manning

Reader Input: This candidate comes prepared

One way to describe the ideal candidate for a small-town City Council seat would be: young, mature, experienced, dedicated and civic-minded. Seldom have all these traits come toget ...

Another View: For Auburn, changes bring mixed news

On Sunday, the Auburn Journal ran two different stories concerning key roles in our community. One was happy news; the other, sad. The happy news is that Carolyn Metzker is movin ...

Manning is the Auburn Chamber of Commerce's new quarterback

After nearly a decade as an active member of the Auburn Chamber of Commerce board of directors and working in the Leadership Auburn program, Wayne Manning has taken the reins as pr ...

Reader Input: Santa Claus policies don’t fly

Wayne Manning’s letter to the editor (“Good luck seceding,” Reader Input, Nov. 27) named six points seceding states should expect — note that each of his po ...

Reader Input: Good luck seceding

To all the states that are seceding from the United States: We respect your conviction and your choice to self-govern, and we will not hinder you in any way. Couple of things: 1. ...

Reader Input: Vote to keep Kirby, Nesbitt

The two most fundamental criteria when choosing whom to vote for, it seems to me, are the candidate’s past track record and the promise of hope for the future the candidate b ...

Media Life: Crocker Art Museum expansion unearths Auburn masterpiece

Back on the Media Life beat after a couple of weeks off to recover from surgery and the reports are coming in already about a Martin Ramirez sighting at the newly expanded Crocker ...