December 22, 2017 RSS feed / On Second Thought

Holiday Flashback

With the holiday season picking up pace as we move farther into December, it seems a natural thing this time of year to recall people, places, and (in this case) parades that have shaped our memory of Holidays past. More...

Santa throughout history

I found the article contributed by Historic Columbia in the December 1, 2017, issue of The Columbia Star, Historic Holidays around the World, very interesting, and perhaps I can add a bit more in the event it might be of interest.  More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

West Columbia More...

Grateful for WWII veteran coverage

Thank you so much for publishing reminders of the important lessons learned from WWII! We owe honorable recognition to those who so honorably served in harms way, while they are still with us.  The Greatest Generation is rapidly fading away. More...

ASK US AT THE STAR

With all the ads on holiday shopping, the hectic pace, and conflicting demands, how does somebody keep from becoming a Grinch?

The august Wal l Street Journal known principally for its financial acumen is also a valuable source for consumer counsel and contemporary advice.  More...