August 29, 2014 RSS feed / On Second Thought

The F-104 Starfighter; Part Three: The SCANG

In January 1960, the National Guard Bureau in Washington D.C. announced the South Carolina Air National Guard (“SCANG”) would be the first Air Guard unit in the nation to receive the F-104 Starfighter. More...

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When is an autopsy required in S.C.?

According to Gary Watts, Richland County Coroner, an autopsy is legally required in S.C. in only a few specific situations. An incarcerated person who dies must be autopsied. More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

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Heathwood Hall

Landmarks have a way of grounding us. Perhaps they are a destination on the horizon that serves as a beacon. Maybe they are marker to indicate how far we have journeyed.  More...

The Columbia Curmudgeons

Kneeling Nightmares

Dear Curmudgeons-  Why hasn’t a mattress company come up with a comfortable kneeler for church pews? My knees are killing me!  -Praying for Comfort  Dear Praying for Comfort-  More...