Wrong Headedness

Wrong Headedness

By Blaney Pridgen All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser.  Once upon a time long ago, I took a graduate course in Southern Literature at the University of […]

Truth and Permanence

By Sigrid Fowler All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser.              I don’t know much about gravity. Apparently, the whole thing puzzled even Einstein. It’s mysterious–something to ponder, […]

Letter to the Editor: Running for Dist.2 County Council

Letter to the Editor: Running for Dist.2 County Council

All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser             My name is Tiffani Ireland, and I am running for the District 2 County Council seat. I am a native of Edgefield […]

Public Health and Private Healthcare, Revisited

Public Health and Private Healthcare, Revisited

By: Robert Scott All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser.  Just three months ago, The Edgefield Advertiserincluded a column I had written with the title, Public Health and Private […]

Letter to Editor

Biggs Resigns: Endorses Ireland All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser It has been my pleasure to serve on County Council for these past 3.5 years.  It is […]

By Blaney Pridgen

By Blaney Pridgen

All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser.  Not long ago during this season of misery, I came upon this bit of writing:  Hope dies all the time. And […]

True and Truth—Definitions By Sigrid Fowler

True and Truth—DefinitionsBy Sigrid Fowler All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser.         If you check a concordance, you’ll see that the word true occurs about eighty times in the Bible, truth almost […]

Letter to the Editor- July 13, 2020

Letter to the Editor- July 13, 2020

Growing Too Fast All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser. This letter is in reference to the rapid growth happening in the Merriwether Community.  With the development of […]

Truth, Again

By Sigrid Fowler All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser.             According to Michael Glanzberg and Edward N. Zalta, respectively writer and editor of  “Truth,” Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Fall […]

Travels with Boop

By Blaney Pridgen All writers in Op Ed are here to inform and acknowledge issues of importance to our communities, however these writings represent the views  and opinions of the authors and not necessarily of The Advertiser.  My wife and I recently travelled on holiday. We passed through North Carolina, Virginia, Kentucky, and Tennessee over […]

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