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The X-Man is headed to Tigertown
April 11, 2017 – 12:04 am | No Comment
The X-Man is headed to Tigertown | Test

All-American defensive end Xavier Thomas (6-3, 255-pounds) of Florence and IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla., Saturday brought to a sudden end his recruiting battle between Clemson and South Carolina, announcing that he will sign with the Tigers in December and enroll in January.

Ebb and flow of life
April 10, 2017 – 10:00 pm | No Comment
Ebb and flow of life | Test

As I wrote this column, I was in the woods surrounded by the beauty of creation, sitting on a park bench watching a slow-moving creek, hearing the birds calling out and answering each other, admiring the spring wildflowers blooming all around me, and the sun shining and making shadows through the trees.

A simple question with a simple answer
April 10, 2017 – 9:59 pm | No Comment
A simple question with a simple answer | Test

Willie, Outrageous! Just a few days ago, you printed a great defense of our best president ever, Donald Trump, and how he’s draining the D.C. swamp.

One shining moment … for the referees
April 8, 2017 – 12:04 am | No Comment
One shining moment … for the referees | Test

There’s a classic scene I was reminded of recently from the ‘80s crime spoof “The Naked Gun” where the late Leslie Nielsen as Detective Frank Drebin goes undercover as a Major League umpire.

Am I the only one turned off by TV commercials?
April 7, 2017 – 11:48 pm | No Comment
Am I the only one turned off by TV commercials? | Test

Am I the only one? I have gotten to the point I can hardly bring myself to turn my TV on.

It’s time to say farewell
April 7, 2017 – 11:40 pm | No Comment
It’s time to say farewell | Test

It is difficult to say goodbye to something or someone you love. And I am doing that today.

Pamela, Nico and Charlie’s story
April 7, 2017 – 11:37 pm | No Comment
Pamela, Nico and Charlie’s story | Test

This month I want to share with you Pamela, Nico and Charlie’s story.

There’s always time for a little sarcasm. Right?
April 7, 2017 – 10:47 pm | No Comment
There’s always time for a little sarcasm. Right? | Test

Willie, I know you don’t have anything to do with the opinion columns in the paper, but many people are very upset that Eugene Robinson, who is, after all, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and a nationally renowned political expert, has now been censored from The Journal.

Raising awareness of ‘a national tragedy’
April 7, 2017 – 12:25 am | No Comment
Raising awareness of ‘a national tragedy’ | Test

You’ve probably seen the blue and white pinwheels planted in patches all around.

‘Love for Living 4-H Club’
April 6, 2017 – 10:15 pm | No Comment
‘Love for Living 4-H Club’ | Test

At Tamassee DAR School, students are encouraged to participate in activities that create healthy lifestyles, encourage positive relationship building, and develop a healthy understanding of the world around them.