Array ( )
Tourism spending up in SC - UpstateToday.com
Survey01
. Home » Archive by Category

Articles in Editorials

Tourism spending up in SC
March 27, 2012 – 1:00 am | No Comment
Tourism spending up in SC | Test

South Carolina’s tourism engine is humming again as visitors spent to the tune of $15 billion in 2010, according to a recently released U.S. Travel Association report.

Sweet tea: greatest threat to South Carolina since Sherman
March 24, 2012 – 1:00 am | 2 Comments
Sweet tea: greatest threat to South Carolina since Sherman | Test

A recent visit to a local restaurant found me waiting behind three wide bodies blocking the tea dispensers.

Inside the First Amendment
March 23, 2012 – 1:00 am | No Comment
Inside the First Amendment | Test

Lest we forget, our Framers put religious liberty, or freedom of conscience, first on the list of fundamental rights protected by the First Amendment: “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.”

A child’s worst fear
March 22, 2012 – 1:00 am | No Comment
A child’s worst fear | Test

“Mommy scares me.”
Those are heartbreaking words to hear from a 7-year-old child, but Tasha said them to her volunteer Guardian ad Litem.

Elect gov., lt. gov. as team
March 21, 2012 – 1:00 am | No Comment
Elect gov., lt. gov. as team | Test

The resignation of South Carolina Lt. Gov. Ken Ard and his succession by the president pro tem of the state Senate illustrate the need to change the method by which the state chooses its lieutenant governors.

Texting law will save lives
March 20, 2012 – 1:00 am | No Comment
Texting law will save lives | Test

Seat belts have saved an untold number of lives since they became mandatory. So have laws banning people from driving while intoxicated. It is time for South Carolina to join 37 other states to make it illegal to send text messages while driving.

Leading is not always about following
March 18, 2012 – 11:21 am | No Comment
Leading is not always about following | Test

We’re sure Scott Moulder was left scratching his head after he went to a neighborhood meet-and-greet Thursday night and found out it was target practice for Oconee County administrators.

Sunshine gives way to rain
March 15, 2012 – 10:54 am | No Comment
Sunshine gives way to rain | Test

Governor Nikki Haley sang her own transparency praises …

Thanks, but no thanks
March 14, 2012 – 10:49 am | No Comment
Thanks, but no thanks | Test

It’s hard not to be opposed to a referendum that asks people if …

Reason for excitement
March 9, 2012 – 11:58 pm | No Comment
Reason for excitement | Test

If you have any interest in economic development and happen …

10 ways to be opaque
March 7, 2012 – 10:16 am | No Comment
10 ways to be opaque | Test

As Sunshine Week (March 11-17) starts to crack the …

More of our time wasted
March 6, 2012 – 10:26 am | No Comment
More of our time wasted | Test

Seriously, a South Carolina lawmaker has introduced a bill that would …

Serious intersection ahead
March 1, 2012 – 10:08 pm | No Comment
Serious intersection ahead | Test

The Oconee Joint Regional Sewer Authority and Oconee County are …

Revitalization Act begs support
February 29, 2012 – 10:28 pm | No Comment
Revitalization Act begs support | Test

State representatives James Smith and Rick Quinn have introduced …