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The Sandifer Update: May 1 is a big day at the Statehouse
April 25, 2014 – 12:45 am | No Comment
The Sandifer Update: May 1 is a big day at the Statehouse | Test

Spring is in full bloom, and with it comes a season of heightened activity for our State Legislature. We work hard during the month of April to get legislation moved through the House before the May 1 “crossover deadline,” the date that bills have to be sent to the Senate to have a chance of passing this year.

Greg Oliver: Tributes to ailing Sager well deserved
April 25, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Greg Oliver: Tributes to ailing Sager well deserved | Test

It’s a sad truth, but we often fail to appreciate others until it’s too late or when something bad happens.

Your finger-pointing is way off base
April 25, 2014 – 12:13 am | No Comment
Your finger-pointing is way off base | Test

Do you screen your advertisers for handymen? I selected one to do some work around my house as well as to pressure wash my house, deck and driveway. The house is still filthy.

Prepping our seniors for college — and beyond
April 24, 2014 – 12:52 am | No Comment
Prepping our seniors for college — and beyond | Test

With 2014 spring break officially over, everyone is back to their normal routine. The children have returned to their studies, and it seems as though they can smell the well-earned school-year finish line.

Really good neighbors deserve really good homemade pie
April 24, 2014 – 12:45 am | No Comment
Really good neighbors deserve really good homemade pie | Test

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On the retirement of Mike Lucas
April 24, 2014 – 12:10 am | No Comment
On the retirement  of Mike Lucas | Test

A photo on School District of Oconee County superintendent Mike Lucas’ blog shows him reading to a group of students during a visit to a school. For some in his position, the photo could have been a simple photo opportunity.

A nation of sheep
April 24, 2014 – 12:09 am | No Comment
A nation of sheep | Test

We are a nation of sheep, and the following paragraphs are an example of this.

Winkopp project a disappointment
April 24, 2014 – 12:08 am | No Comment
Winkopp project a disappointment | Test

Regarding “Questions remain about Winkopp project,” as a transplanted Greenvillian and now long-term resident of Oconee County, I have followed with interest the career of Derek Hodgin, first as a former mayor of Westminster and now as a citizen of Clemson.

Air travel tips for seniors with special needs
April 23, 2014 – 12:55 am | No Comment
Air travel tips for seniors with special needs | Test

I would like to fly my elderly parents across the country next month for my daughter’s wedding but have some concerns about the flight.

No mention of major hospital problem?
April 23, 2014 – 12:28 am | One Comment
No mention of major hospital problem? | Test

Your many articles and editorials on Oconee Medical Center have not mentioned the major problem faced by non-profit hospitals.