Ana Veciana-Suarez: Something most people agree on: Traffic is terrible

Ana Veciana-Suarez: Something most people agree on: Traffic is terrible

Traffic. I hate it. Hate it, hate it, hate it.I don’t mind traffic that moves, but the stop-and-go kind spikes my blood pressure. It makes my te...

September 4th, 2019 |  


Don Stratton: Shawnee roundabout is a wreck

Don Stratton: Shawnee roundabout is a wreck

Normally, II don’t like traffic circles or “roundabouts” as they are commonly called, but I do believe that the Shawnee/Fort. Amanda...

September 4th, 2019 updated: September 4th, 2019. |  


Kathleen Parker: Cpoing with hurricane news-fatigue

Kathleen Parker: Cpoing with hurricane news-fatigue

Waiting for DorianCAMDEN, S.C. — For the Eastern Seaboard, Dorian has become the Godot of hurricanes.Barely moving after hovering over the Baham...

September 3rd, 2019 |  



John Grindrod: Some reuniting thoughts 50 years after high school

John Grindrod: Some reuniting thoughts 50 years after high school

To everything there is a season in the lives we live, and summer seems to be the right time for class reunions.My LCC classmates, members of that grea...

September 3rd, 2019 |  


Cal Thomas: Unequal justice

Cal Thomas: Unequal justice

One doesn’t have to be a cynic to be cynical about the Justice Department’s decision not to hold former FBI Director James Comey accountab...

September 2nd, 2019 |  


Jerry Zezima: Something’s fishy at our house

Jerry Zezima: Something’s fishy at our house

Over the years, the fish population of our humble home has rivaled that of the Seven Seas, which is no fluke considering that the average lifespan of ...

September 2nd, 2019 |  


Noah Smith: America’s workers need a labor union comeback

Noah Smith: America’s workers need a labor union comeback

There are two basic ways to improve the economic situation of the middle and lower classes. First, you can use taxes and government spending to shift ...

September 1st, 2019 |  


Jim Krumel: Grandmother takes first horse ride at age 99

Jim Krumel: Grandmother takes first horse ride at age 99

At age 99, Ruth Burnfield still has a few surprises left in her.She recently was enjoying an afternoon with her granddaughter, Melissa Mace, who was w...

September 1st, 2019 |  


David Trinko: A tumbler into mad-cap cup lunacy

David Trinko: A tumbler into mad-cap cup lunacy

The fanciest cup I ever owned as a single man was made by Tupperware. It was really sturdy plastic. It kept drinks cold for as long as needed. I had a...

September 1st, 2019 |  


Column: Upbeat job market is boon for workers, potential bust for inflexible employers

Column: Upbeat job market is boon for workers, potential bust for inflexible employers

The current upbeat job market is a boon for workers and a potential bust for employers who do not change with the times.The relatively low unemploymen...

August 31st, 2019 |