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As Oconee as they get
May 30, 2018 – 12:36 am | No Comment
As Oconee as they get | Test

Editor: I wholeheartedly agree with the letter writer in the May 24 issue of The Journal that Rep. Bill Sandifer has served too long and should be replaced.

Stop the attacks, support teachers
May 29, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Stop the attacks, support teachers | Test

The S.C. teacher shortage is alarming.

Call for short-term rentals task force
May 26, 2018 – 12:22 am | No Comment
Call for short-term rentals task force | Test

Editor: It has been suggested that Normandy Shores needs to simply add the exclusion of short-term rentals (STR) to its covenants to keep STR out of Normandy Shores.

The overdose epidemic
May 25, 2018 – 12:25 am | No Comment
The overdose epidemic | Test

Overdoses are happening everywhere, all over the country.

There’s a bigger picture here
May 24, 2018 – 12:37 am | No Comment
There’s a bigger picture here | Test

Willie: You probably saw where South Carolina again had the nation’s highest vehicle fatality rate in 2017 per mile traveled.

Advocating for term limits
May 24, 2018 – 12:26 am | No Comment
Advocating for term limits | Test

For many years, the American public has cried out for term limits, knowing all the while, those who would have to pass term-limit legislation are our current long-serving politicians who exist at both the federal and state levels.

Lest we forget
May 22, 2018 – 12:06 am | No Comment
Lest we forget | Test

Editor: Each year, the month of May is recognized as National Military Appreciation Month, with certain weeks or days of the month set aside to honor Public Service Members, Military Spouses and Armed Forces Day.

Opening the door to education
May 19, 2018 – 12:03 am | No Comment
Opening the door to education | Test

Editor: In the last 10 years, I have opened the door to South Carolina Connections Academy’s office more than 2,000 times.

A real voice in Columbia
May 12, 2018 – 12:27 am | No Comment
A real voice in Columbia | Test

Jody Gaulin is running for State House of Representatives District 2, which is southern Oconee County and the Seneca areas of Oconee.

A great American conspiracy
May 11, 2018 – 12:25 am | No Comment
A great American conspiracy | Test

It was one of biggest conspiracies in American history, a joint government and media cover-up that lasted more than a decade.

We need transparency
May 11, 2018 – 12:25 am | No Comment
We need transparency | Test

In a matter of weeks the city has gone from not allowing short-term rentals (STR) to proposing changes to the ordinance that would allow them in all of Seneca’s residential neighborhoods.

Our policy on political letters
May 10, 2018 – 12:36 am | No Comment
Our policy on political letters | Test

With the South Carolina Republican and Democratic primaries just a little more than a month away on June 12, we want to remind our readers of our policy regarding letters to the editor in support of candidates that are on the ballot in those primaries.

Scared of parents and media uproar
May 8, 2018 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Scared of parents and media uproar | Test

I’m sure most read about and saw the video of the Anderson School District 1 teacher, Lisa Houston, and the student falling asleep in class.

Want to see the future?
May 5, 2018 – 12:09 am | No Comment
Want to see the future? | Test

Editor: In 1973, I read a story about a future world where there was an 8-foot wall that went clear across the country.