Category: Blogs & Columns

A collection of blogs and miscellaneous columns for The Dillon Herald website and/or The Dillon Herald newspaper including Sundry Thoughts by Sarah Stubbs, American Muscle Cars by James Bryant, Planter’s Row from Clemson Extension Service, and much more.

SOCIAL SECURITY: Protecting Your Personal Information

Social Security is committed to protecting your personal information.

Social Security Plays Important Role In Economic Security For Women

Social Security plays an important role in providing economic security for women. Nearly 55 percent of the people receiving Social Security benefits are women.

Sundry Thoughts: Special Love

I never knew my paternal grandparents. My grandfather died before I was born, and my grandmother died when I was two years old.

Sundry Thoughts: Daddy’s Hands

Holly Dunn, a former Country Music songwriter and singer wrote the song Daddy’s Hands as a Father’s Day gift for her daddy.

Sundry Thoughts: Child’s Play

There are many times I feel sorry for the children of today. There are many things they have missed doing, especially when it comes to playing.

Sundry Thoughts: Good Intentions

An old proverb states “The road to hell is paved with good intentions.” I am glad it is just a proverb, or I would be “busting hell wide open” with all my good intentions. I have the best of intentions but the follow through is almost non-existent.

Sundry Thoughts: Mother’s Day

As Mother’s Day approaches, I will forever be thankful for the “mom” God chose for me. My mama, Odessa Stubbs, was a lady who loved the Lord, loved her husband, and loved her children.

Sundry Thoughts: I Think I Can

Do you remember the book The Little Engine that Could? When the Little Engine encountered an obstacle, he would say, “I think I can, I think I can.” That is not the phrase I tend to use when I encounter obstacles; my phrase is more along the lines of, “I will never be able to do that!”

Sundry Thoughts: Spring Cleaning

Spring is a season of beauty: pretty and colorful flowers, the reappearance of green lawns, and spring cleaning.

Sundry Thoughts: Easter

The death of another person should not bring joy to us, but the death of Jesus Christ, and his resurrection, is a cause of celebration for all Christians.