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A funny thing happened at the mailbox

The day I received my very first package from this group, I nearly had apoplexy. That in and of itself should have clued me that ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2017 4:13 p.m. | Updated: jun. 27, 2017 1:00 a.m. | A funny thing happened at the mailbox Comments 0 Comments

Tink and the Garanimals

It is a sure bet, I am certain, that I am not the only wife with a husband who cares little about clothes. Like many ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2017 4:14 p.m. | Updated: jun. 27, 2017 1:00 a.m. | Tink and the Garanimals Comments 0 Comments

My brain on NASCAR - June 27, 2017

I am willing to wager that mine wasn’t the only dry eye in the Palmetto State when Ryan Blaney claimed his first-ever Monster Energy ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2017 4:17 p.m. | Updated: jun. 27, 2017 1:00 a.m. | My brain on NASCAR - June 27, 2017 Comments 0 Comments
Help pets have a happy, safe Fourth

Help pets have a happy, safe Fourth

The Fourth of July holiday is right around the corner. A few days of fun with family and friends, time spent at the lake or ...

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Posted: jun. 26, 2017 4:20 p.m. | Updated: jun. 27, 2017 1:00 a.m. | Help pets have a happy, safe Fourth Comments 0 Comments

A possible end to gerrymandering?

Two special elections grabbed headlines this week. There was the U.S. House District 5 special election here in South Carolina, the outcome of which ...

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Posted: jun. 22, 2017 1:32 p.m. | Updated: jun. 23, 2017 1:00 a.m. | A possible end to gerrymandering? Comments 0 Comments

Can words be lethal?

WASHINGTON -- Words matter, journalists are fond of saying.

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Posted: jun. 22, 2017 1:35 p.m. | Updated: jun. 23, 2017 1:00 a.m. | Can words be lethal? Comments 0 Comments

Water power

The Camden Archives and Museum will mount an exhibit about Camden’s cotton mill era in late January 2018. Most museum exhibits take months to ...

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Posted: jun. 22, 2017 1:36 p.m. | Updated: jun. 23, 2017 1:00 a.m. | Water power Comments 0 Comments

The best schools in the U.S. and S.C.

Did you ever wonder what a truly great school looks like?

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Posted: jun. 22, 2017 1:37 p.m. | Updated: jun. 23, 2017 1:00 a.m. | The best schools in the U.S. and S.C. Comments 0 Comments

The dream v. the reality

If you missed Ag&Art weekend in Kershaw County, you missed out on a truly unique, fun and interesting event.

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Posted: jun. 19, 2017 2:40 p.m. | Updated: jun. 20, 2017 1:00 a.m. | The dream v. the reality Comments 0 Comments

Our new life in the dugout

WASHINGTON -- Kelley Paul had gone to bed Tuesday night as usual, with her cellphone set on "Do Not Disturb," except for family and close friends ...

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Posted: jun. 19, 2017 2:40 p.m. | Updated: jun. 20, 2017 1:00 a.m. | Our new life in the dugout Comments 0 Comments

Headless and history

Hobkirk Hill is named for a village and civil parish in Scotland.

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Posted: jun. 19, 2017 2:43 p.m. | Updated: jun. 20, 2017 1:00 a.m. | Headless and history Comments 0 Comments

Seniors look back

One of the groups I meet with regularly is Student Cabinet, which is made up of student council officers from every grade from each of ...

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Posted: jun. 19, 2017 2:44 p.m. | Updated: jun. 20, 2017 1:00 a.m. | Seniors look back Comments 0 Comments

Behind the scenes

As you can probably imagine, it’s impossible to, literally, include everything about a particular event, person or issue in a single article or even ...

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Posted: jun. 15, 2017 3:07 p.m. | Updated: jun. 16, 2017 1:00 a.m. | Behind the scenes Comments 0 Comments

The unnecessary obituary

One of the dearest and oldest friends I have, had a close brush with death recently. He didn’t just stand on the banks of ...

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Posted: jun. 15, 2017 3:09 p.m. | Updated: jun. 16, 2017 1:00 a.m. | The unnecessary obituary Comments 0 Comments

First responders are superheroes

When the call comes, they have the training, equipment and courage to respond. Be it during dinner or Sunday school, these superheroes work long hours ...

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Posted: jun. 15, 2017 3:10 p.m. | Updated: jun. 16, 2017 1:00 a.m. | First responders are superheroes Comments 0 Comments

The role of business in legislative affairs

Recently, I’ve been thinking about the role of businesses in legislative affairs. My perception has been that larger businesses are the ones who get ...

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Posted: jun. 15, 2017 3:11 p.m. | Updated: jun. 16, 2017 1:00 a.m. | The role of business in legislative affairs Comments 0 Comments

Scratching my head, again

I swear, one of these days I’m going to either scratch my head completely bald -- I’m already more than halfway there -- or just ...

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Posted: jun. 12, 2017 4:38 p.m. | Updated: jun. 13, 2017 1:00 a.m. | Scratching my head, again Comments 0 Comments

Rodney teaches

After Sunday dinner, while the others cleaned, talked or dealt with children, I sat down in a recliner matching the one that Rodney was in ...

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Posted: jun. 12, 2017 4:38 p.m. | Updated: jun. 13, 2017 1:00 a.m. | Rodney teaches Comments 0 Comments

My Brain on NASCAR - June 13, 2017

One of the most exciting things to happen in NASCAR in a very long time didn’t happen during a race. Rather, it happened when ...

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Posted: jun. 12, 2017 4:40 p.m. | Updated: jun. 13, 2017 1:00 a.m. | My Brain on NASCAR - June 13, 2017 Comments 0 Comments

Police work needs good sense of humor

Being a police officer is definitely a challenging and dangerous career path. This includes the dangers to the heart and mind. Arriving at fatal collision ...

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Posted: jun. 12, 2017 4:41 p.m. | Updated: jun. 13, 2017 1:00 a.m. | Police work needs good sense of humor Comments 0 Comments

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