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Let’s get cookin’
March 2, 2018 – 12:20 am | No Comment
Let’s get cookin’ | Test

At some point I will stop writing about the mundane adventures of exploring the 1,200 square feet of my new house, but that point is not this week, because we need to talk about high-tech kitchen appliances.

Spring practice offers plenty of excitement
March 2, 2018 – 12:15 am | No Comment
Spring practice offers plenty of excitement | Test

As hard as it is to believe, the Clemson football team began preparations for the 2018 season this week with the opening of spring practice.

A fast-paced month in state legislature
March 1, 2018 – 12:11 am | No Comment
A fast-paced month in state legislature | Test

There is so much that’s happened at the Statehouse during the last month, it’s very hard to fit it into one column. I’ll offer summaries, and please reach out to me if you would like more information. My door is always open!

The power of prayer
February 28, 2018 – 9:58 pm | No Comment
The power of prayer | Test

I did not grow up in a religious family.

Oconee in February
February 28, 2018 – 12:23 am | No Comment
Oconee in February | Test

It is, without a doubt, the question I have been asked most often in the five months since I returned to The Journal after nearly three years in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Georgia linebacker eyeing Tigers, Gamecocks
February 27, 2018 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Georgia linebacker eyeing Tigers, Gamecocks | Test

Linebacker Tra Wilkins of Stone Mountain, Ga., counts Clemson and South Carolina among his favorites.

One of the best decisions I have ever made
February 23, 2018 – 9:33 pm | No Comment
One of the best decisions I have ever made | Test

My name is Tiffany Thompson and I am, for the first time in a long while, happy with where I am and where I am headed! Joining Ripple of One has been one of the best decisions I have ever made.

Hiring landscape professionals
February 23, 2018 – 9:31 pm | No Comment
Hiring landscape professionals | Test

As I was driving through town recently, I noticed a very popular seasonal trend. Some call it pruning, others call it cutting back, but what I saw was definitely a case of tree topping.

Morning people’s perks
February 23, 2018 – 12:55 am | No Comment
Morning people’s perks | Test

Last year for Galentine’s Day, more commonly called Valentine’s Day, a friend and I decided we wanted to take a small trip and make it an annual tradition.

Oconee a benchmark for economic development success
February 23, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Oconee a benchmark for economic development success | Test

Economic forecasters have been sending up warning signs the past few years about the potential problems of our state becoming two South Carolinas.

Greg Oliver: College football seasons predictable, yet unpredictable
February 23, 2018 – 12:10 am | No Comment
Greg Oliver: College football seasons predictable, yet unpredictable | Test

With the college football season and national signing day having come and gone, the next thing fans have to look forward to is spring practice.

Serving the total child
February 22, 2018 – 10:01 pm | No Comment
Serving the total child | Test

Children at Tamassee DAR School are not only blessed with a safe, secure home and people who care for them, but while they are in our care they are exposed to a wide variety of cultural events that they may not have otherwise experienced.

Remembering Billy Graham
February 22, 2018 – 12:27 am | No Comment
Remembering Billy Graham | Test

In my life as a newspaper reporter/editor and inner-city pastor, I am rarely surprised by the news of the day — whether it’s the headlines or things that I experience in my personal life.

Don’t be a martyr
February 22, 2018 – 12:23 am | No Comment
Don’t be a martyr | Test

Some caregivers accept no help and do everything themselves.