Just enough to get by

February 28, 2020

In a quick phone call with a friend earlier this week, which may or may not have involved a few tears in what has turned out to be an exhausting week for us both, I caught myself verbalizing a prayer I’ve prayed a lot in the past month.

What is my timber worth?

February 22, 2020

I often receive phone calls from people looking for the answer to the seemingly simple question: “What is my timber worth?” 


Humans tend to default to the truth.

Making progress on Santee Cooper and business license taxes

February 20, 2020

We are six weeks into the 2020 legislative session and seeing movement on several fronts. In this month’s column, I’d like to offer you an update on the future of state-owned utility Santee Cooper, business license tax reform, education reform and more.