Please note that this is an actual scan of the paper I am holding in my hand right now.
I really… this is just mind boggling.
Macon Telegraph, spellcheckers are not an appropriate replacement for actual editing. A mistake this glaring would be bad enough in text, but in a headline?
I’m sorry, but this is simply unacceptable. I’m used to seeing this crap on internet forums and YouTube videos, but a professional newspaper? Just because you’re supposed be writing at a fifth grade level doesn’t mean you should be making fifth grade grammar errors.