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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OPINION: A shameful power grab in Washington

By REP. JOE WILSON South Carolina and the United States are facing unprecedented times. As we come together to face a crisis head-on by working closely with private organizations, taking…

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COLUMN: Look for the strawberry in every situation

So, we continue in this semi-quarantine? And for how much longer?  I hope you are being very selective as to where you are going and with whom you are going! How…

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COLUMN: How do we honor our Moms during this special week?

Oh, what a grand day we had on Sunday, Mother’s Day! It seemed strange to celebrate it without sharing the weekend with the Poultry Festival. It was also Parker’s 11th…

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Mama was a fighter, and so is her baby boy when the fight is right

Like so many sons on this Mother’s Day, I awoke keenly aware of the absence of the first woman I ever loved. I rolled out of bed today thinking about…

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OPINION: The Census during the COVID-19 outbreak

By STATE SEN. NIKKI SETZLER, District 26 Due to COVID-19 and social distancing, we are not in session this week but return next Tuesday, May 12th with future dates to…

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: On Dominion Energy

I’ve been living in Leesville, S.C. for 19 years. Unfortunately, I have Dominion Energy. During SCE&G’s reign, my electric bill soared like everyone else’s. Finally, after the end of the…

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