May 27, 2011 RSS feed / Columns

OUR VIEW

Money for nothing

Cherokee County Council last week gave the go-ahead to apply for a $375,000 Appalachian Regional Council grant to help pay for repairs to Commerce Drive.  If you’re not familiar with that particular road, it’s because you’ve pr More...

SCOTT POWELL

After that diploma, things will never be the same

The buzz word burning a hole in my e-mail account these days provides me with a stark reminder about one of the best times in a person’s life.  More than 520 Blacksburg and Gaffney high students will officially celebrate the end of 12 year More...

THEIR VIEW

Give employers a break

The incompetence of the now-defunct Employment Security Commission had much to do with the insolvency of the South Carolina unemployment trust fund in late 2008, but the problems didn’t end there.  More...

READERS ON THE ROAD

These guys visited the Wright Brothers Memorial during a trip to the Outer Banks of North Carolina. More...

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