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Decoding early chatter from Clemson camp
August 12, 2017 – 12:02 am | No Comment
Decoding early chatter from Clemson camp | Test

When I was a cub reporter on the Clemson football beat, covering the team was a wholly different process than it is now. When practice dismissed, you pretty much just grabbed James Davis, DeAndre McDaniel or whomever you needed, pulled them aside and got the quotes you needed for your story.

Stupid machine!
August 11, 2017 – 9:54 pm | No Comment
Stupid machine! | Test

I hate computers! Sometimes. I do love my word processor — when it’s working properly, that is.

The importance of nursery rhymes
August 11, 2017 – 9:10 pm | No Comment
The importance of nursery rhymes | Test

Nursery rhymes are so important to babies, toddlers and all preschool children that I am going to talk about it again in this month’s column.

Federal court strikes down anti-immigrant Louisiana marriage law
August 11, 2017 – 12:22 am | No Comment
Federal court strikes down anti-immigrant Louisiana marriage law | Test

Love wins. Even for immigrants.

The more things change …
August 10, 2017 – 9:47 pm | No Comment
The more things change … | Test

Over the past two weeks or so, the sports staff has been working feverishly to bang out an eye-popping amount of content for the paper’s annual high school football preseason preview magazine, and I have to admit it’s been surreal to watch that process play out while watching from the proverbial sideline.

Education — the goal is still the same
August 10, 2017 – 9:46 pm | No Comment
Education — the goal is still the same | Test

More than 98 years ago, Tamassee DAR School was founded to help children and struggling families in the southern Appalachian Mountains obtain an education.

Spending caps are low-hanging fruit in debt fight
August 9, 2017 – 9:58 pm | No Comment
Spending caps are low-hanging fruit in debt fight | Test

Another debt ceiling fight is just around the corner.

Lawn mower safety
August 9, 2017 – 9:09 pm | No Comment
Lawn mower safety | Test

The weekend is almost here and you are making your “to-do” list. One of the first chores you may tackle could be mowing your lawn.

Age is just a number to Tom Jordan and Bob Green
August 9, 2017 – 12:02 am | No Comment
Age is just a number to Tom Jordan and Bob Green | Test

Ask 70-year-old Tom Jordan how he’s doing and he says, “I’m old.”

Home improvement debt?
August 8, 2017 – 9:59 pm | No Comment
Home improvement debt? | Test

Dear Dave, I’m debt-free except for my home, and I’m considering having solar panels installed on the roof of the house.

A purpose in life
August 8, 2017 – 9:10 pm | No Comment
A purpose in life | Test

There are many ingredients that make our existence successful. One is having a purpose in life.

What has happened to America?
August 8, 2017 – 12:25 am | No Comment
What has happened to America? | Test

What has happened to America?

Is college worth it?
August 8, 2017 – 12:22 am | No Comment
Is college worth it? | Test

August is the month when parents bid farewell to not only their college-bound youngsters but also a sizable chunk of cash for tuition. More than 18 million students attend our more than 4,300 degree-granting institutions. A question parents, their college-bound youngsters and taxpayers should ask: Is college worth it?

Your joy
August 7, 2017 – 9:55 pm | No Comment
Your joy | Test

What brings you joy? How do you find it if you have lost it?