January 12, 2018 RSS feed / Columns


Good gracious, weed stinks

The smell almost knocked me over when a young man walked past me in a supermarket grocery aisle the other day.  It wasn’t cologne or BO (body odor) that floored me. No, it was the unmistakeable scent of marijuana.  More...


Trump can take credit for black unemployment drop

There’s plenty to celebrate in the December Bureau of Labor Statistics report showing black unemployment at 6.8 percent, the lowest ever since they started reporting the data in 1972.  More...

Election 2018 Scoreboards: Who’s up and who’s down?

Looking ahead to Election 2018, the numbers are close enough for either party to end up in control of the House, the Senate or both. More...

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Sen. Harvey Peeler (R-Gaffney) sponsored a resolution Dec. 7 for the Senate Committee on Interstate Cooperation to study the potential impact of not recognizing Daylight Savings Time. Do you think DST should be abolished?