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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COLUMN: Sharing blessings will bless you in return

Well, happy 51st anniversary to us last Sunday! We have been and continue to be so blessed all these years. Has every day been perfect? No, but God has seen…

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Lake Murray fireworks show gets go-ahead as reopening continues

The Fourth of July on the lake is now officially “ON,” according to the Capital City / Lake Murray Country Regional Tourism Board. The tourism organization announced yesterday that, despite…

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COLUMN: How can you raise Godly children in this day?

Hey, rejoice in the Lord’s sunshine for a few days! I love the rain and the sunshine. God knows just what we need and sends it to us. We may…

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COLUMN: We reap what we sow, so let us sow what is good

Well, how’s your week been? Rainy and wet but lots of warm sunshine too.  We need all of it and God knows just what we need. I was so happy to…

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