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A nation of sheep
April 24, 2014 – 12:09 am | No Comment
A nation of sheep | Test

We are a nation of sheep, and the following paragraphs are an example of this.

Winkopp project a disappointment
April 24, 2014 – 12:08 am | No Comment
Winkopp project a disappointment | Test

Regarding “Questions remain about Winkopp project,” as a transplanted Greenvillian and now long-term resident of Oconee County, I have followed with interest the career of Derek Hodgin, first as a former mayor of Westminster and now as a citizen of Clemson.

No mention of major hospital problem?
April 23, 2014 – 12:28 am | One Comment
No mention of major hospital problem? | Test

Your many articles and editorials on Oconee Medical Center have not mentioned the major problem faced by non-profit hospitals.

Thoughts from a pragmatic naysayer
April 23, 2014 – 12:28 am | One Comment
Thoughts from a pragmatic naysayer | Test

I am writing regarding a letter titled “Pragmatism will trump naysayers” published April 11, which was written in defense of socialized medicine, and if I understand correctly, socialism in general.

Embracing other countries’ socialist aspects could help
April 19, 2014 – 12:49 am | 4 Comments
Embracing other countries’ socialist aspects could help | Test

I am constantly surprised about the strong aversion against socialism I see around me: people use it as a curse word, it is in negative bumper stickers and it is described in opinion articles as the worst thing that could happen to a country.

‘We have nothing to fear but fear ourselves’
April 19, 2014 – 12:48 am | One Comment
‘We have nothing to fear but fear ourselves’ | Test

We have nothing to fear from foreign terrorists’ plans for the demise of America.

Heartfelt thank you to 911 dispatchers
April 16, 2014 – 12:25 am | One Comment
Heartfelt thank you to 911 dispatchers | Test

The second full week of April has been dedicated as National Telecommunications Week.

Questions remain about Winkopp project
April 16, 2014 – 12:24 am | No Comment
Questions remain about Winkopp project | Test

I am completely amazed! How could such an unwanted project get approved, and in such a rushed and lopsided manner?

School district’s superintendent hire not impulse
April 15, 2014 – 12:44 am | No Comment
School district’s superintendent hire not impulse | Test

On April 10, in a 6-0 vote, the Pickens County School Board named Dr. Danny Merck the new school district superintendent.

Do it once, do it right
April 12, 2014 – 12:13 am | One Comment
Do it once, do it right | Test

I agree with the guest editorial published Wednesday that there is no excuse for the lack of progress in improving data security for taxpayer and other sensitive information.