Summer heat, humidity add to pandemic discomfort

Hot! That is what we have all felt the last several weeks. Of course, it is summertime in South Carolina, and it is July – at least for one more…

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Independent film turns back hands of time in B-L shoot

The girl in the white Mustang rolls slowly down Peachtree Street, and Marc Jennings’s head turns as she drives by. The young woman is stunning, to be sure, but it’s…

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Surfer dude brings a bit of California to Lake Murray

If you like to have fun in the waters of Lake Murray but might enjoy something different from boating or skiing or rafting, California Republic SUP offers just the thing….

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Here’s another fish tale ’bout the one that got away

Perhaps I am being too cynical when I say, “Every man has a story.” Well, it’s true. Okay, most men have a story. You know what I’m talking about –…

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PAINT THE SKY: Local family shares fireworks tradition with community

Something that began about eight years ago, as one man’s way of giving to his community, has now become a family tradition enjoyed by many families around the Lake Murray…

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S.C. HISTORY: Gibbes became governor through bribery

Robert Gibbes began to accumulate property in South Carolina before any settlers landed at Charles Town. Born in Sandwich, England in 1644, he moved to Barbados as a young man. …

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COLUMN: Kids need to do chores to learn different skills

So, how’s your week been?  Hot and dry from last week but wet from this week?  God gives us just what we need.  Let’s enjoy His daily blessings. I have…

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