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The good, the bad and the ugly of Doug LeCroy
August 1, 2015 – 12:24 am | No Comment
The good, the bad and the ugly of Doug LeCroy | Test

While I’m a conservative, I am neither pulling for The Donald nor Lindsey Graham, who is polling at a mere 1 percent.

That’s a pretty sorry legacy for anybody to leave
July 31, 2015 – 12:28 am | 4 Comments
That’s a pretty sorry legacy for anybody to leave | Test

I was eager to see how our local Oconee County representatives voted on the proposal to take down the Confederate flag.

You proved you’re not reading daily, and that hurts Ol’ Willie!
July 30, 2015 – 12:17 am | No Comment
You proved you’re not reading daily, and that hurts Ol’ Willie! | Test

Recently I hear people saying that they were Christians against gay marriage and that all Christians felt the same way.

I’m proud of how the state — and our neighbors — reacted
July 28, 2015 – 12:33 am | No Comment
I’m proud of how the state — and our neighbors — reacted | Test

A big thank you for the God and Country celebration presented by the combined choirs and orchestras of College Street, Seneca and Utica Baptist churches. It was a wonderful patriotic salute to our country.

I’ll listen to your nasty comments, but I don’t have to reply
July 25, 2015 – 12:37 am | 2 Comments
I’ll listen to your nasty comments, but I don’t have to reply | Test

I enjoy your column and everything about it. I go to a church called Utica Baptist, and they have men sometimes drive a Duke Energy truck up to the church for one reason.

Knowing your food’s origin can’t hurt
July 24, 2015 – 12:06 am | One Comment
Knowing your food’s origin can’t hurt | Test

Come on, Willie, you don’t really believe anybody types news releases all day at the sheriff’s department, do you?

I hate to break it to you, but ‘Gilligan’s Island’ isn’t a real place
July 23, 2015 – 12:25 am | No Comment
I hate to break it to you, but ‘Gilligan’s Island’ isn’t a real place | Test

You said in your column that you do not have a problem with diesel trucks and buses leaving their engines idling for substantial periods of time. I suggest you should have a problem with that.

Oh come on, there are no dumb questions
July 22, 2015 – 12:22 am | No Comment
Oh come on, there are no dumb questions | Test

I’ve got a real dumb question to ask. I know down the main drag on Highway 123 through Westminster they’ve got a whole bunch of American flags flying on telephone poles.

I’d rather put up with Confederate flags than not have free speech
July 21, 2015 – 12:43 am | No Comment
I’d rather put up with Confederate flags than not have free speech | Test

A recent caller to Tell Willie concerned setting up a table with a sign saying “prayer station” at a public park.

Long story short, our state has loose laws on fireworks use
July 18, 2015 – 12:00 am | No Comment
Long story short, our state has loose laws on fireworks use | Test

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