October 18, 2013 RSS feed / News

Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention October 20

For many years, Dennis Gillan could not talk about the suicides of his older brother, Mark and his younger brother, Matt. The suicides were several years apart when Dennis was in college at West Virginia University.  More...

S.C. first for women killed by men

On September 25, 2013, the Violence Policy Center released their annual report, “When Men Murder Women,” in which South Carolina was ranked first in the nation for the rate of women murdered by men. More...

What Obamacare means to women

My dear friend Penny Dean from New Zealand came to visit me this past summer. I have known Penny since we were young girls. More...

An army wife’s reality

My husband has been gone for 10 months. He’s serving a year-long overseas tour. He’s not in a combat zone—this time—though he has served four tours in Iraq and one in Afghanistan. Each time, he is gone for 11-15 months. More...