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Sometimes one person ruins a good thing for everybody
April 19, 2014 – 12:46 am | No Comment
Sometimes one person ruins a good thing for everybody | Test

On 60 Minutes recently, it said 24 states refused to accept and enable Medicare expansion money as part of the new Affordable Care law, which would allow the destitute in the country to receive healthcare insurance, or at least access to some viable healthcare resources.

Seems like everyone in this story needs a spankin’!
April 17, 2014 – 12:14 am | 3 Comments
Seems like everyone in this story needs a spankin’! | Test

We could not sit at the bar (we are well over drinking age) due to the fact that these children were taking up these seats and there were no other ones available.

Ya never know what you’ve got ‘til it’s gone
April 16, 2014 – 12:18 am | No Comment
Ya never know what you’ve got ‘til it’s gone | Test

I’m sure this was somebody’s idea to streamline the process, and it probably does during rushes, but not so much during slow times.

If you keep getting put off by officials, just go over their heads
April 15, 2014 – 12:01 am | No Comment
If you keep getting put off by officials, just go over their heads | Test

Enjoy your column and such. Maybe here’s something you could touch base on. I’ve had the same phone number since 2009. It’s the former school district number.

The Journal has plenty of readers who live in Pickens County
April 12, 2014 – 12:12 am | 14 Comments
The Journal has plenty of readers who live in Pickens County | Test

Willie,
The following is a lesson on who not to invite to be a greeter and ticket taker at a charity wine tasting party during St. Patrick’s week.

The paper simply tells stories
April 11, 2014 – 12:12 am | No Comment
The paper simply tells stories | Test

I just wanted to call and say thank you to the newspaper for printing on the front page about that young man that was arrested inappropriately over at Seneca High School.

Many folks who didn’t vote will keep on complaining
April 10, 2014 – 12:13 am | One Comment
Many folks who didn’t vote will keep on complaining | Test

I love your column in the paper. When this happened at our church, the first thing I said was, “I gotta tell Willie!”

I don’t know how many times I’ll say hindsight is 20/20
April 9, 2014 – 12:13 am | 17 Comments
I don’t know how many times I’ll say hindsight is 20/20 | Test

On March 21 the big bold headline was “Largest Copper Theft.” Upon reading the accompanying article it mentions that this is the second time in the last six months that this happened at the Walhalla High School construction site.

Willie loves being right, but that’s not always the case
April 8, 2014 – 12:11 am | No Comment
Willie loves being right, but that’s not always the case | Test

Social Security will send people a list of how much they have paid in a lifetime of Social Security and lots of people don’t understand that drawing at 62 or 65, you draw out the total amount of 7 to 8 percent that you paid in in 2 ½ years.

I’m more likely to read than swim, but …
April 5, 2014 – 12:00 am | No Comment
I’m more likely to read than swim, but … | Test

Hey, readers. I got this message from B. J. Gatten, from The World of Energy at Oconee Nuclear Station, and am passing it along to you.