The sorry state of women in our state

The sorry state of women in our state

It has always been a source of great bewilderment to me the huge hypocritical gulf between how we as Southern men talk about women – and how we ...

July 11th, 2017 |  


America is 229 years young

America is 229 years young

The U.S. Constitution was ratified June 21, 1788, when New Hampshire became the 9th out of 13 states to ratify. America is officially 229 years young!...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Road rage at the drive-thru? I’m lovin’ it …

Road rage at the drive-thru? I’m lovin’ it …

Everybody knows you shouldn’t mess with a dog when it’s eating. But last week, I learned another little handy tidbit of knowledge: Never c...

July 11th, 2017 |  


Expecto patronum! 20 years later …

Expecto patronum! 20 years later …

I would like to begin by stating — for the record — that I know what year it is.I know it’s 2017, I know that next year will be 2018...

June 30th, 2017 |  


Stop the hate speech and fix our problems

Hate speech doesn’t work for any person or group in America. The result is always hurt. The shooting of Majority Whip Steve Scalise at a basebal...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Do we need socialized healthcare?

Do we need socialized healthcare?

Here we go again with another healthcare bill, which has very little to do with healthcare and a lot to do with government controlled health insurance...

June 28th, 2017 |  


Sorry, but I’m all out of sugar …

Sorry, but I’m all out of sugar …

For the better part of a year, I’ve been without permanent neighbors.The house to my right is owned by a local church and used to help strugglin...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Palmetto Basics offer great start for kids

Learning begins the moment a child is born. Every child is filled with incredible potential to acquire the skills and knowledge they need to be ready ...

June 24th, 2017 |  


Let me tell you what all the buzz is about

Let me tell you what all the buzz is about

I, along with millions of other Americans, am aware that bees are dying all over the country.I know that they are an essential part of our ecology as ...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


Education budget: Teapot, meet tempest

Education budget: Teapot, meet tempest

The Budget and Accounting Act of 1921 requires the president of the United States to submit a budget proposal to Congress for each fiscal year. Congre...

June 21st, 2017 |