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Better versions of ourselves
December 31, 2016 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Better versions of ourselves | Test

The great American writer Mark Twain once said of New Year’s Day, “Now is the accepted time to make your regular annual good resolutions. Next week, you can begin paving hell with them as usual.”

We’ve got you covered
December 30, 2016 – 12:27 am | No Comment
We’ve got you covered | Test

The legendary coach Vince Lombardi once said, “Winning isn’t everything … it’s the only thing.”

A simple solution
December 28, 2016 – 12:26 am | No Comment
A simple solution | Test

Oh Christmas tree, Oh Christmas tree … it’s time to get you out of the house.

Oconee still primed for good fortunes
December 27, 2016 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Oconee still primed for good fortunes | Test

It seems appropriate that during the holiday season, when we take time to celebrate the season and reflect on the past year, that we realize how well positioned our community is for continued good fortunes.

Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus
December 24, 2016 – 12:28 am | No Comment
Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus | Test

Editor’s Note: In 1897, 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon wrote a letter to the editor of New York Sun, and the quick response was printed as an unsigned editorial Sept. 21, 1897.

FOI reform bills give public recourse
December 21, 2016 – 9:09 pm | No Comment
FOI reform bills give public recourse | Test

Those of you who’ve followed our newspaper for a while know we’re not likely to back anything that results in increasing governmental scope unless there’s a darn good reason.

Safe travels to all
December 20, 2016 – 9:24 pm | No Comment
Safe travels to all | Test

It may be the most wonderful time of the year, but that can change quickly if you or someone you love makes one tiny mistake on the crowded highways bustling with holiday travelers.

Giving a little something extra
December 17, 2016 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Giving a little something extra | Test

We hope you read the story in Wednesday’s edition about the clients at the Tribble Center, who pitched in anything they could spare and managed to raise more than $1,000 for the Christmas for Kids program.

Help make a child’s wish come true this holiday season
December 15, 2016 – 12:23 am | No Comment
Help make a child’s wish come true this holiday season | Test

The holidays are upon us. Do you have a “wish list?”

To preserve and protect
December 14, 2016 – 12:24 am | No Comment
To preserve and protect | Test

The list of ways that Duke Energy contributes positively to our community is not a short one.