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My bucket list is starting to leak a little bit in my old age
July 29, 2014 – 12:12 am | No Comment
My bucket list is starting to leak a little bit in my old age | Test

I guess you got a lot of calls about the closing of Sammeth’s Drug. It makes you wonder what’s going on.

If anybody is in La-La Land, it is you with your wild accusations
July 26, 2014 – 12:37 am | No Comment
If anybody is in La-La Land, it is you with your wild accusations | Test

Love your column as usual. Just one question. I couldn’t believe my eyes when I read the front-page headline on July 17 about the KKK’s “Candy Ride Recruitment Drive” in Oconee County.

My credo is ‘Love thy neighbor’
July 25, 2014 – 12:15 am | One Comment
My credo is ‘Love thy neighbor’ | Test

Having learned from my news sources that hate groups are still quite active in our country, I was wondering if The Journal might have any statistics on groups in Oconee County.

In what universe do you think I’m gonna print a 467-word comment?
July 24, 2014 – 12:44 am | 3 Comments
In what universe do you think I’m gonna print a 467-word comment? | Test

I see that Seneca City Council wants to spend $500,000 on the Strickland Museum Project.

The sheriff isn’t asking to see your underwear drawer
July 23, 2014 – 12:08 am | No Comment
The sheriff isn’t asking to see your underwear drawer | Test

While I share sheriff Mike Crenshaw’s concern for first responders needing to be aware of any special circumstances before entering any building, house or commercial enterprise, I question the wisdom of asking the keepers of reptiles and snakes to prominently display a sign indicating the presence of these animals.

It’s good to know when someone’s packin’ heat
July 22, 2014 – 12:21 am | No Comment
It’s good to know when someone’s packin’ heat | Test

I recently read a letter to you from someone that wanted a list of restaurants that do not allow guns to be carried in.

‘It’s hard to pose for the camera when you’re fixing a roof’
July 19, 2014 – 12:49 am | No Comment
‘It’s hard to pose for the camera when you’re fixing a roof’ | Test

Willie,
Up here in Walhalla it has been reported that this couple with no licenses are switching tags. It’s been reported to an officer in Walhalla and they’re still doing it. What’s up with the law in Walhalla?

You’re not drawn to empty buildings?
July 18, 2014 – 12:03 am | No Comment
You’re not drawn to empty buildings? | Test

With the closing of Sammeth’s Drug Store in Seneca, you would think this would be a wake-up call to the Seneca City Council to get off their derrieres and try promoting some program to bring business into downtown Seneca

‘Here’s hoping they don’t know what they’re talking about’
July 17, 2014 – 12:19 am | No Comment
‘Here’s hoping they don’t know what they’re talking about’ | Test

Is there not a minimum speed limit on Highway 123? Yesterday, about 10:30 or 11, there was somebody on a bicycle in the middle of 123 in the right hand lane, headed toward Clemson.

‘There must be something about that salt air … ’
July 16, 2014 – 12:13 am | 2 Comments
‘There must be something about that salt air … ’ | Test

Willie,
It’s almost time again for the annual getaway for county government officials. Last year it was at the swanky, luxurious Hilton Head Marriott Resort and Spa.