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PUBLISHER: Clinton City Council — Time to lead.     By Brian Whitmore   Covering Clinton City Council’s meeting on Monday was like watching the Atlanta Falcons — you start out with high expectations, but in the end nothing is accomplished.   Hey, it’s government. Sometimes it’s better when they don...
OUR VIEW: Now, We Will Never Know.   We think public officials should ask themselves, prior to voting to close a meeting, Why should this information be shielded from the public? In an adversarial situation, sure: But all the “adversaries” were at the table Oct. 3 at the PMPA board meeting, so why...
OUR VIEW: TODAY, Scots & Brats.   Last fall, the City of Clinton staged a very successful Scots & Brats Festival - a local spin on Oktoberfest - and it comes around again this Saturday. We encourage everyone to come on out - even our friends in Laurens; by our calendar, you do not have an...
Life is an unexpected journey that one can never truly understand. No matter how many plans you make, there is always that possibility that things may not work out for you. Yet, regardless of how many things crash around you, giving up should never be an option; however, for so many people giving...
Nearly 1,000 residents in the local community find the medical treatment and care they need at the Good Shepherd Free Medical Clinic. The clinic has been providing medical care to uninsured residents for the past 25 years. The PC School of Pharmacy has been partnering with Good Shepherd for the...
  By Jack “Miles” Ventimiglia For National Newspaper Week October 6 - 12, 2019   Freedom of the press, of speech, of religion, of assembly and to petition the government are woven, like stars in the flag, into the fabric of the First Amendment. The blood of patriots is the seed of the Republic. The...
  EDITORIAL 10-2-19   Guest Editorial   The Joy of Politics        By Lee H. Hamilton   You’re probably chuckling already. Seriously? “The joy of politics”? That was pretty much the reaction I got the other day when, in the middle of a conversation about how confrontational, adversarial, and...
  I stood at my senior seminar in front of my liberal, progressive professors and presented my research on liberal bias in mainstream media. That was in 1995 and somehow I passed and received a degree in communications from USC Upstate. A conservative journalist entered a field that slants to the...
  School is generally regarded as preparation for college, career, and life. Academic classes provide the foundation and framework in the 3 R’s (Reading, [w]Riting, and [a]rithmetic); career and technology classes provide training and awareness of career options; and the overall school experience...
  Having turned 66 on Sunday, I am mindful of seeing some of my favorite rock artists in concert before they - uh - die. I’m mindful because of the deaths last month of Eddie Money at age 70 (The Money Man - “Take Me Home Tonight”) and Ric Ocasek at age 75 (The Cars - “You Might Think I’m Crazy”)....

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