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Cheers to 2019
December 28, 2018 – 12:35 am | Comments Off on Cheers to 2019
Cheers to 2019 | Test

This time of year seems to make everyone pause for reflection.
I’m not gonna do that.

Greg Oliver: History says Clemson-Notre Dame will be a barnburner
December 28, 2018 – 12:20 am | Comments Off on Greg Oliver: History says Clemson-Notre Dame will be a barnburner
Greg Oliver: History says Clemson-Notre Dame will be a barnburner | Test

On Saturday, Clemson and Notre Dame will meet on the gridiron for just the fourth time, and if their previous meetings are any indication, their latest matchup should be a barnburner.

Christmas Eve and Brunswick stew
December 26, 2018 – 12:49 am | Comments Off on Christmas Eve and Brunswick stew
Christmas Eve and Brunswick stew | Test

I cooked Brunswick stew for Christmas Day lunch on Tuesday, an effort that took a good amount of preparation, but also took me back in time to a Christmas tradition my family celebrated when I was a child. 

Worldwide candle-lighting service held in a global fashion
December 25, 2018 – 12:40 am | Comments Off on Worldwide candle-lighting service held in a global fashion
Worldwide candle-lighting service held in a global fashion | Test

The December meeting of The Compassionate Friends was held Dec. 18, and it was one of review, remembrance and reflection.

The best gift may simply be your time
December 22, 2018 – 12:35 am | Comments Off on The best gift may simply be your time
The best gift may simply be your time | Test

Christmas is just around the corner, and it has got me thinking. The Bible teaches that it is better to give than to receive.

Encouraging youth in agriculture
December 22, 2018 – 12:33 am | Comments Off on Encouraging youth in agriculture
Encouraging youth in agriculture | Test

When my children were young, I always encouraged them to do well in school.

BabyRead donates books to Early Head Start
December 22, 2018 – 12:30 am | Comments Off on BabyRead donates books to Early Head Start
BabyRead donates books to Early Head Start | Test

This year, for the third year in a row, BabyRead delivered wrapped holiday books to children at Seneca and Pickens Early Head Start.

Robbie Tinsley: Clemson’s recruiting expanding away from the Palmetto State
December 22, 2018 – 12:25 am | Comments Off on Robbie Tinsley: Clemson’s recruiting expanding away from the Palmetto State
Robbie Tinsley: Clemson’s recruiting expanding away from the Palmetto State | Test

When the national letters of intent electronically made their way to Clemson’s football operations building on Wednesday, it was hard to know what had expanded farther —  the program’s recruiting footprint, or the pronunciation section of its media guide.

Helping our children succeed in life
December 21, 2018 – 12:45 am | Comments Off on Helping our children succeed in life
Helping our children succeed in life | Test

As the director of Collins Children’s Home for the past 10 years, the question I have been asked most often is, “How long can children live at Collins Home?”

The return of the generous gift genie
December 21, 2018 – 12:40 am | Comments Off on The return of the generous gift genie
The return of the generous gift genie | Test

It would be a lie if I told y’all I hadn’t been excited to bring this column back for a second installment of the generous gift genie. 

Greg Oliver: Clemson has provided many exciting memories
December 21, 2018 – 12:10 am | Comments Off on Greg Oliver: Clemson has provided many exciting memories
Greg Oliver: Clemson has provided many exciting memories | Test

The Clemson football team hopefully has two games left to play. But, if nothing else, we know the Tigers have at least one game ahead of them, and their College Football Playoff matchup against Notre Dame in the Cotton Bowl is going to be played Dec. 29 in Arlington, Texas.

Preparing for the holidays
December 20, 2018 – 12:00 am | Comments Off on Preparing for the holidays
Preparing for the holidays | Test

The holidays are a time when family and friends often come together.

The gym rat
December 19, 2018 – 12:40 am | Comments Off on The gym rat
The gym rat | Test

I don’t think I ever saw it coming.

Gearing up for the 2019 legislative session
December 18, 2018 – 12:12 am | Comments Off on Gearing up for the 2019 legislative session
Gearing up for the 2019 legislative session | Test

Happy holidays! I wish you all a festive, safe and joyful season, one spent among loved ones and friends.