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That’s what I’m here for — listening
October 1, 2014 – 12:55 am | No Comment
That’s what I’m here for — listening | Test

I have been in law enforcement and an investigator in this and another county for many years. I want to make a statement on the Gilmore case and bond.

Subtle schemes impacting elderly?
September 30, 2014 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Subtle schemes impacting elderly? | Test

We are all familiar with the collapse of Carolina Investors and HomeGold more than 10 years ago and the impact it had on the elderly and those nearing retirement in Upstate South Carolina.

The operative word when it comes to doing drugs is ‘illegal’
September 30, 2014 – 12:09 am | No Comment
The operative word when it comes to doing drugs is ‘illegal’ | Test

I just read that in some states if I was on welfare, I could take that money and go out and buy marijuana. My, where have we gone now?

If you have more axes to grind, you’ll have to do it elsewhere
September 27, 2014 – 12:44 am | No Comment
If you have more axes to grind, you’ll have to do it elsewhere | Test

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Even I partake in the sacred Walhalla downtown parking ‘ritual’
September 26, 2014 – 12:29 am | No Comment
Even I partake in the sacred Walhalla downtown parking ‘ritual’ | Test

Love your column. I’m reading in the newspaper about the political payback between the outgoing elected official and the Edwards brothers, and it reminds me of an expression my boss told me.

Willie ain’t running scared of nothin’
September 25, 2014 – 12:34 am | No Comment
Willie ain’t running scared of nothin’ | Test

Willie,
Reading your comment about the condition of Sheep Farm Road, quoting the signs along the road, the cleanup is supposed to be taken care of by the Newcomers Club.

It’s a free country, they can go wherever they want to
September 24, 2014 – 12:47 am | No Comment
It’s a free country, they can go wherever they want to | Test

I was just looking at some of the headaches that our president is causing. Ya know, this young man that was shot in Missouri, he was sending three delegates down there from the White House.

4 percent of a bill is a large chunk of ice
September 23, 2014 – 12:51 am | No Comment
4 percent of a bill is a large chunk of ice | Test

I hear the school district folks looking for more money all the time, and I get it. They do a good job, and it’s their responsibility to advocate for all the resources they can get their hands on.

Hopefully we can all eventually find some middle ground
September 20, 2014 – 12:53 am | One Comment
Hopefully we can all eventually find some middle ground | Test

Traveling by the hospital where the ambulances come out to go on the rescue runs, the intersection across from the old Winn Dixie has no light there.

Today’s kids take a lot of criticism, but some of them are pretty great
September 19, 2014 – 12:16 am | No Comment
Today’s kids take a lot of criticism, but some of them are pretty great | Test

Three super competent young ladies in a red Toyota Highlander made my day recently. I stopped to top off my gas tank and turned off my car while waiting in the throng of cars lined up.