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We do need a woman in charge
April 21, 2015 – 12:13 am | No Comment
We do need a woman in charge | Test

A letter writer in Saturday’s paper advanced the proposition that “maybe it’s the time” for “a woman to be our president to lead us to becoming an even greater country.”

We need a woman to be our president
April 18, 2015 – 12:20 am | One Comment
We need a woman to be our president | Test

Sunday was a great day. We had an experienced wife, mother and grandmother announce she is in the running to be the next president of our great country.

You just want this thing to go away
April 17, 2015 – 12:35 am | No Comment
You just want this thing to go away | Test

I saw your results to the library survey in Saturday’s paper. I do not think your percentages are true.

Not on my watch
April 17, 2015 – 12:33 am | One Comment
Not on my watch | Test

Iran will not make a nuclear bomb on my watch! Be careful how you define this statement.

Prosperity used to be — and should be — shared
April 16, 2015 – 12:06 am | 3 Comments
Prosperity used to be — and should be — shared | Test

How wonderful it was to read about expansion of BorgWarner and ITECH in Oconee County last week. Even though they will receive tax exemptions (aka government subsidies) their investments here will, hopefully, be worth it in the long run.

Is that a net positive for the community?
April 15, 2015 – 12:52 am | No Comment
Is that a net positive for the community? | Test

Regarding last week’s article “Seneca tops in SC for starting business,” consider for a moment the two statistics that were cited as evidence of that: “Seneca has the highest percentage of businesses with paid employees at 55.6 percent” and also a high “average annual revenue per business.”

Only by knowing the full costs
April 14, 2015 – 12:24 am | No Comment
Only by knowing the full costs | Test

Who should pay for this security that allows us to develop our lives and careers and enjoy our retirement years?

Another crying shame
April 11, 2015 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Another crying shame | Test

I read the item in “Your View” about the hundreds of cigarette butts lying at the Shaver Complex track.

A crying shame
April 9, 2015 – 12:22 am | No Comment
A crying shame | Test

I walked around the Shaver Complex track and counted cigarette butts lying alongside the track. I counted 323. There were lots more around the swings and slides where youngsters play.

Embrace that approach
April 9, 2015 – 12:21 am | 2 Comments
Embrace that approach | Test

Your Wednesday article, “Seneca tops in SC for starting business,” is a superlative testament to the county in which we live — and more specifically to the county council under which the great majority of this progress occurred.