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Nutrition panel tells all
February 24, 2015 – 12:41 am | No Comment
Nutrition panel tells all | Test

The U.S. Advisory Panel on Dietary Guidelines has finally mustered the courage to recommend that Americans eat less meat and dairy products. And not just to lower our risk of heart disease, stroke, cancer, diabetes and obesity, but also because it slows the rate of climate changes, with its own devastating consequences.

Friendly advice
February 13, 2015 – 12:04 am | 5 Comments
Friendly advice | Test

I am writing to give friendly advice to those who seem to be obsessed with the president.

The hypocrisy of businessman’s push for a tax increase
February 12, 2015 – 12:22 am | No Comment
The hypocrisy of businessman’s push for a tax increase | Test

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Wake up, America
February 10, 2015 – 12:20 am | 9 Comments
Wake up, America | Test

Why was the Declaration of Independence formulated?

MC2 = what?
February 6, 2015 – 12:11 am | No Comment
MC2 = what? | Test

One of the most famous scientific equations is E = MC2 (energy equals mass times the speed of light squared).

Humane Society ‘neuterathon’ was a success
January 28, 2015 – 12:32 am | No Comment
Humane Society ‘neuterathon’ was a success | Test

Saturday was the first-ever Oconee Humane Society male cat “neuterathon,” and it was a big success.

Westminster utility rates: fact vs. fiction
January 27, 2015 – 12:54 am | One Comment
Westminster utility rates: fact vs. fiction | Test

As the former Mayor of Westminster, the owner of a business in Westminster and a property owner in Westminster, I am very familiar with the subject of utility rates. There has been so much misinformation about this subject recently that I felt the need to set the record straight.

Thank you for making a difference
January 24, 2015 – 12:47 am | No Comment
Thank you for making a difference | Test

I woke up Christmas morning exhausted, but with joy in my heart knowing that 800 children, for whom gifts under the tree were not a certainty, were waking up to a very merry Christmas. This is due to the hearts and pockets of the good people of Oconee County.

Get off their backs
January 22, 2015 – 12:54 am | One Comment
Get off their backs | Test

In response to the letter and the letter writer in the Jan. 9 edition of The Journal, we have only one thing to say: “Give them a break.”

Tears fell like rain
January 22, 2015 – 12:45 am | One Comment
Tears fell like rain | Test

While driving down Stumphouse Mountain last week, I witnessed the carnage that had taken place on private property just past Issaqueena Falls.