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Covering ‘the gap’
April 25, 2015 – 12:03 am | No Comment
Covering ‘the gap’ | Test

According to Webster’s Dictionary, a gap is defined as a space between two people or things, a hole or space where something is missing or a missing part.

Mistake by the lake?
April 24, 2015 – 12:11 am | No Comment
Mistake by the lake? | Test

Like most of you, we were excited to hear the news that the old Milliken site on the shores of Lake Hartwell just before the bridge on U.S. Highway 123 had been sold and would finally be developed.

Hypocrite or hero?
April 23, 2015 – 12:54 am | No Comment
Hypocrite or hero? | Test

Michelle Manhart, the U.S. Air Force veteran who took an American flag away from demonstrators at Valdosta State University in Valdosta, Ga., is being lauded as a hero in many circles.

Thank you all
April 22, 2015 – 12:45 am | No Comment
Thank you all | Test

Last week, you showed up again at The Taste of Home Cooking School hosted at Gignilliat Community Center for the second year in a row by the dozens … hundreds actually.

Utility CEOs focus on climate change at electricity summit
April 21, 2015 – 12:14 am | 6 Comments
Utility CEOs focus on climate change at electricity summit | Test

As one of the world’s most significant concerns, climate change was a major topic when utility CEOs gathered at this week’s International Electricity Summit in Japan.

A ‘slim’ chance is still better than none
April 18, 2015 – 12:25 am | No Comment
A ‘slim’ chance is still better than none | Test

Newspapers like to talk quite a bit about the South Carolina Freedom of Information Act and extol its virtues. Sometimes one wonders how many have actually read it.

To serve and protect
April 17, 2015 – 12:20 am | One Comment
To serve and protect | Test

To serve and protect.
There’s a lot in that motto.

Who’s running the Islamic State?
April 14, 2015 – 12:36 am | No Comment

In a recent article in Al-Monitor, an Internet magazine on the Middle East, the respected Arab journalist, Ali Hashem, reported on how the Islamic State is run.

Future force
April 11, 2015 – 12:23 am | No Comment

We face critical questions on the shape, size and makeup of future U.S. forces and whether we can sustain the all-volunteer military in the out years.

Coping with Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan and ISIS
April 10, 2015 – 12:36 am | No Comment

The warring Iraqi factions that are still unable to achieve reconciliation and political and economic compromises have themselves to blame for the chaos.