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Up, away and out of sight!
February 8, 2017 – 9:24 pm | No Comment
Up, away and out of sight! | Test

Let’s talk about laundry!

The path to wealth is, obviously, paved with Cheetos
February 8, 2017 – 9:23 pm | No Comment
The path to wealth is, obviously, paved with Cheetos | Test

I have to start today’s column by saying I truly enjoy my job here at The Journal. I’ve been here nearly a decade, and I’ve been fortunate enough to tell a multitude of unique stories and meet people from all walks of life.

Choking on my breakfast
February 7, 2017 – 10:54 pm | No Comment
Choking on my breakfast | Test

I may have to sue The Journal or something if you keep making me choke on my grits and sausage during breakfast. At least I was laughing while I choked.

Consequences for all of us
February 7, 2017 – 10:53 pm | No Comment
Consequences for all of us | Test

What we’re now seeing in President Trump is a scary trend toward a hyper-nationalist and xenophobic agenda.

The importance of accuracy, neutrality
February 7, 2017 – 10:51 pm | No Comment
The importance of accuracy, neutrality | Test

Let’s tell it like it is — just as everyone among us has his or her own political leanings, so, too, do media outlets.

Mum’s the word
February 7, 2017 – 9:42 pm | No Comment
Mum’s the word | Test

We’d traveled that route so many times. For five years, our trips back and forth to the Lowcountry weren’t for leisure.

Playing fast and loose with the word ‘majority’
February 7, 2017 – 9:40 pm | No Comment
Playing fast and loose with the word ‘majority’ | Test

Willie, What procurement policy does Oconee County follow?

Saying one thing and doing the opposite
February 6, 2017 – 9:28 pm | No Comment
Saying one thing and doing the opposite | Test

I read the story about the reopening of A.R. Lewis Elementary School as the new location for the sixth- to 12th-grade alternative school for the School District of Pickens County.

Religious makeup of the Supreme Court
February 6, 2017 – 9:22 pm | No Comment
Religious makeup of the Supreme Court | Test

Most citizens of our great nation know very little about the Supreme Court of the United States. Currently there are eight justices on the court — five men and three women.

I’m a firm believer in recycling
February 6, 2017 – 8:19 pm | No Comment
I’m a firm believer in recycling | Test

Willie, Although I disagree with the Smith man’s atheism, I 100 percent agree with his political views.

After-Hours Program update
February 6, 2017 – 8:17 pm | No Comment
After-Hours Program update | Test

Last year, I wrote an article about the Tribble Center’s After-Hours Program and the associated benefits for the clients we serve.

Kindnesses
February 6, 2017 – 8:15 pm | No Comment
Kindnesses | Test

I was taken by surprise in Wal-Mart the other day.

Tigers’ signing class is quality over quantity
February 4, 2017 – 12:11 am | No Comment
Tigers’ signing class is quality over quantity | Test

Dabo Swinney has long preached that recruiting is all about building relationships, and often that process can take months or years before a player and school figure out if they are the right fit for one another.

Should those on the fringe of society rule over us?
February 3, 2017 – 10:21 pm | No Comment
Should those on the fringe of society rule over us? | Test

What’s going on in America these days? I’ve been around a long time and have never witnessed the likes of what’s happening since the “Trump Surprise.”