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Give me a badge and I’ll nab a few idiots myself
August 20, 2019 – 12:39 am | Comments Off on Give me a badge and I’ll nab a few idiots myself
Give me a badge and I’ll nab a few idiots myself | Test

Hell’s Angels stayed a week in Clemson with no problems and The Journal staff editorial gives all the credit to law enforcement? How about some credit to the riders themselves?

Eric Sprott: Ridiculous name or not, Week 0 is here
August 20, 2019 – 12:10 am | Comments Off on Eric Sprott: Ridiculous name or not, Week 0 is here
Eric Sprott: Ridiculous name or not, Week 0 is here | Test

There aren’t many worse ways to open a speech or paper — or even a column — than the dreaded, “Webster’s defines (insert word here) as …”

The importance of school
August 20, 2019 – 12:08 am | Comments Off on The importance of school
The importance of school | Test

Schools are back in session, and it’s time to return to the grind. School may seem dull now, but there is a saying: “study hard now, work easy later.”

Devaluation: Not even one mention
August 20, 2019 – 12:07 am | Comments Off on Devaluation: Not even one mention
Devaluation: Not even one mention | Test

In the column, “You can’t have your tariff cake and eat it, too,” (Aug. 15, page A4), Veronique de Rugy takes Peter Navarro and President Trump to task for arguing that most of the tariff burden has been passed on to Chinese producers.

Securing the future
August 20, 2019 – 12:04 am | Comments Off on Securing the future
Securing  the future | Test

Vangeli’s restaurant is returning to Ram Cat Alley in downtown Seneca because $700,000 will be spent to rebuild it.
When the work is done, the Seneca Improvements Corporation will own the building and Vangeli’s will pay …

We don’t have room for sermons — or sermonettes — here
August 17, 2019 – 12:32 am | Comments Off on We don’t have room for sermons — or sermonettes — here
We don’t have room for sermons — or sermonettes — here | Test

In a recent column, you referred to ‘ol somebody. What is the apostrophe replacing? A “b” as in “bol”? or an “h” as in “hol?”

Always a blame game with Walhalla water bill late fees
August 17, 2019 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on Always a blame game with Walhalla water bill late fees
Always a blame game with Walhalla water bill late fees | Test

I first want to say how much we enjoy living in Walhalla. We moved from Salem to Walhalla just over four years ago and enjoy living here.

Time to hold their feet to the fire
August 17, 2019 – 12:18 am | Comments Off on Time to hold their feet to the fire
Time to hold their feet to the fire | Test

Friday marked the start of the 10-day filing period for November’s municipal elections that will be held in Walhalla, Westminster, West Union and Salem.

Don’t trample on our right to free speech
August 17, 2019 – 12:16 am | Comments Off on Don’t trample on our right to free speech
Don’t trample on our  right to free speech | Test

What has happened to America’s No. 1 freedom? The freedom of speech, that is. The freedom to speak our minds.

Maybe someone can write in …
August 16, 2019 – 12:43 am | Comments Off on Maybe someone can write in …
Maybe someone can write in … | Test

Willie: Two things. The burned-out car on Rochester Highway, I never did hear what happened.

Another new season
August 16, 2019 – 12:37 am | Comments Off on Another new season
Another new season | Test

August is like a new year in many ways — the new school year starts Monday and new children are coming into our care, creating a new beginning for their lives. 

Living on the edge
August 16, 2019 – 12:34 am | Comments Off on Living on the edge
Living on the edge | Test

As the sky turned from blue to peachy purple in the earliest, palest morning light, I squinted to see my feet scrambling down ancient boulders in my $10 sandals, with only one thought crossing my mind.