March 31, 2017 RSS feed / Commentary

Keeping up with NASCAR

It’s not a criticism; It’s an observation

While traveling to Tuscaloosa one sunny day decades ago, I passed a Volvo with a Tony Stewart sticker on the rear bumper. To me this meant stock car racing was becoming more than regionally acceptable.  More...

Being a better granddad than grandchild

40–Something

I was never particularly close with my grandparents. It didn’t help that I lived three states away from them for most of my childhood, and we didn’t have Facetime or email back then...just letters and very expensive phone calls. More...

An Ounce of Preparedness

I’m just saying...

“You want me to WHAT?” My husband Marty was staring at me, eyes wide, mouth open.  I had just made a rather odd request, and it took him by surprise.  “I want you to lock me in the trunk of my car, so I can see if I can ge More...

Lower Richland’s State Title

I just wanted to say “Thank You” for the outstanding coverage you have of Lower Richland’s Championship in your newspaper.  The last time we made it to the Colonial Center was in 2004 to play against Gaffney, and, unfortunatel More...