August 31, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial Page

People hurl insults like water balloons these days

Words of Encouragement

A young bride-to-be was talking to her friend about her fiancé.  “He keeps telling everyone he’s going to marry the most beautiful girl in the world,” she said.  “What a shame,” her friend re­plied. More...

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LCRP reports on meeting

The Lincoln County Republican Party met August 24, 2017 and the agenda was open mike where all at­tendees could voice their opinions or bring problems to the group. More...

This weeks tips from the BBB

Earlier this month, communities across the nation celebrated Nation­al Night Out. National Night Out is an annual event promoting police- community partnerships. More...

Down a back road to backwaters

Across The Savannah

Dateline Georgetown County, SC, Aug. 15, 2017—Not quite a year later I return to South Island Road and Carolina backwaters. The destination? The Tom Yawkey Center’s North Island. More...

Consumers get answers from Ga. Department of Agriculture

Georgia Department of Agriculture, Gary W. Black, Commissioner, 19 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. SW, Atlanta, GA 30334. Q: I have fallen in love with crepe myrtles. They do so well in Georgia; are they native here? Can they be planted in the fall? More...

What are those black spots on my pecans?

Many land owners enjoy going out on their property during the fall and picking up home grown pecans. More...