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The American Thing to Do

OPINION  – By Robert Scott – One of the many political email lists I seem to find myself on these days is written by Robert Reich, the former Labor Secretary…

Run Ben Run!

OPINION  – By G. Miller Thompson – While we all are awaiting an important midterm election this coming November, we must not forget about the magnitude of the 2016 presidential…

Who Should be Allowed to Vote?

Opinion  – By Robert Scott – One of my favorite politicians is John Lewis, the 1960’s Civil Rights activist-turned-Congressman from Georgia. Unlike many politicians half his age, he is active…

War on Women Exposed

Opinion  – By G. Miller Thompson – Brace yourselves. I am probably about to step on some toes and injure some pride. Ladies and gentlemen, the Left is at it…

Edgefield County Council Chairman’s Update

July 3, 2014 Why hold County Council Meetings? Have you ever really thought about why County Council (or any other public body) has public meetings? The answer is obvious ……

Who Wants to Raise South Carolina Taxes?

Opinion  – By  Robert Scott – Nobody wants to raise taxes; at least nobody who pays taxes wants to raise taxes. That’s what we are all led to believe, but…

The IRS and You & Monday’s SCOTUS Rulings

Opinion  – By G. Miller Thompson – The IRS and You Comedians recently have been having quite the time over the current situation with the Internal Revenue Service.  My favorite…

“I was a stranger, and you took me in.”

Opinion  – By Robert Scott – We have an immigration problem in our country and in our state. What should we do to solve it? One of the first things…

Thanks for Making the Peach Festival a Success

Letter to the Editor Dear Editor, The board members of the Trenton Community Development Association thank the many people who helped make the Ridge Peach Festival possible this year.  We…

Setting the Stage: The IRS and You

Opinion  – By G. Miller Thompson – We are about to embark upon a two-week journey in which we will take an in-depth look at the IRS.  First, in this…

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