Throughout the course of history, in both the biblical and secular, there have been people who made unprecedented sacrifices that produced unprecedented results.
Category: Special Interest
Locally written columns of special interest to Dillon County citizens
Underrated, Unappreciated, and Grossly Underpaid: Essential Professionals We Often Take For Granted
Like many of the issues and topics I write about in my column, the one that you are reading now came as a result of a recent visit to a retirement home that provides assisted living accommodations to adults with special needs and challenges.
The Court Of Public Opinion
Believe it or not, the idea for what you are reading in my column today came to me at the car wash.
Events Wacky And Weird
In this final installment of excerpts from my autobiographical book, Growing Old in Newtown, I’m going to share with you some events that occurred in my childhood that were both wacky and weird.
Unforgettable Events and Sights Etched In My Mind
In this third of the four-part series of excerpts from my autobiographical book, Growing Old in Newtown, I am going to share with you a few of the unforgettable events and sights that are engraved in my mind.
Two Eventful Trips That Broadened My Horizon and Outlook on Life
As stated in last week’s column, I will be featuring excerpts from my autobiographical book, Growing Old in New Town, throughout the entire month of September. Again, I hope that these short strolls down memory lane will both enlighten and entertain you as they do me when I often embark upon them.
The Most Common Needs Of Every Human Being
As a member of the most dominant species on the face of the earth, whether you will admit it or not, there are some basic and intrinsic needs that were wired in your DNA when you were conceived.
Give The Gift Of Preserving The Garden’s Harvest
Give a gift that helps your favorite gardeners enjoy the flavors of their garden well past the end of the growing season.
Thanksgiving Safety: Don’t Let Food Poisoning Gobble Up Your Good Time!
Cooking the Thanksgiving Day feast can be stressful for many reasons, especially when it comes to the turkey. Perhaps you find yourself cooking for Thanksgiving for the first time this year?
Red Cross Offers 10 Thanksgiving Cooking Safety Tips
As Thanksgiving approaches, it’s a time to celebrate with loved ones and brush up on home fire safety.