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Community program creating contributing members of society
July 26, 2014 – 12:42 am | No Comment
Community program creating contributing members of society | Test

The Community Supports Program of the Tribble Center is one of the smaller programs in terms of the number of people served, but the outcomes are huge.

Who are we really helping?
July 26, 2014 – 12:38 am | No Comment
Who are we really helping? | Test

I have compassion for hurting people, especially children since they have little control over what happens to them.

Steven Bradley: Swinney still lacks trump card in spats with Spurrier
July 26, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Steven Bradley: Swinney still lacks trump card in spats with Spurrier | Test

Dabo Swinney is nothing if not a colorful guy to interview, and I can’t recall him ever shying away from publically speaking his mind on a given topic.

A glimpse into our family
July 25, 2014 – 12:12 am | No Comment
A glimpse into our family | Test

As I left campus earlier this week, I saw the perfect picture of a family. Four of our boys were riding their bikes (with helmets!) while one of our toddlers pushed his riding toy (instead of riding it).

Greg Oliver: Jeter exemplifies what a pro athlete should be
July 25, 2014 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Greg Oliver: Jeter exemplifies what a pro athlete should be | Test

If there was a way to clone a professional athlete, one of the first I would suggest is New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, and not just because I’m a lifelong fan of the Bronx Bombers.

The final state budget
July 23, 2014 – 12:24 am | No Comment
The final state budget | Test

After the Legislature officially adjourned in mid-June, we returned to Columbia for a “sine die” session to address the governor’s budget vetoes and a few other pieces of unfinished business.

Low-cost and free cell phone options for seniors
July 23, 2014 – 12:16 am | No Comment
Low-cost and free cell phone options for seniors | Test

For financially challenged seniors who only want a cell phone for emergency purposes or occasional calls, there are a number of inexpensive no contract plans you can get.

Are we doomed?
July 19, 2014 – 12:47 am | One Comment
Are we doomed? | Test

What’s gone wrong in America? It seems as if things get worse by the minute.

Steven Bradley: The aftermath of ‘no cheering in the press box’
July 19, 2014 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Steven Bradley: The aftermath of ‘no cheering in the press box’ | Test

As social media and local airwaves teemed with tidbits from Dabo Swinney’s media golf outing Tuesday morning, I sat at my desk looking over a council agenda, unable to shake one lingering thought — I can be a fan again.

Greg Oliver: James’ decision shows how fickle fans can be
July 18, 2014 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Greg Oliver: James’ decision shows how fickle fans can be | Test

LeBron James may be the only professional athlete to go from hero to zero back to hero again in the span of four years.