Choking on our own regulations UPDATED

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 10:45 a.m.

Last week Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell’s response to President Obama’s new carbon rule - a proposed EPA regulation aimed at forcing power …

Wonderful Event UPDATED

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 10:45 a.m.

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Dangerous pictures

Tuesday, June 10, 2014 10:45 a.m.

There are lots of pictures floating around in cyberspace now. The Internet has put up more pictures, quotes and videos than people can really absorb. …

I love Food!!

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 11:15 a.m.

I made a new recipe this weekend: A batch of sun-dried tomato pesto. The recipe was prepared by culinary artist Michelle Roberts at Thursday’s Taste …

Don’t mess with the Ex UPDATED

Tuesday, June 3, 2014 11:15 a.m.

It was quite a headline. “Ex throws hot grease on intruder.” The woman was at home alone when she heard someone entering her house. Her ex husband …

College commencement gone bust UPDATED

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 10:35 a.m.

It is that time of year.  Colleges are graduating the class of 2014.  Students that have spent the past four, five, six or seven years studying now …

A southern state of mind UPDATED

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 10:32 a.m.

Great River Road and Plantation Alley after leaving New Orleans.  No doubt, we expected to see beautiful plantations, but were totally unprepared for …

A Pure Miracle UPDATED

Tuesday, May 27, 2014 10:21 a.m.

NORMANDY BEACHHEAD, June 12, 1944 – Due to a last-minute alteration in the arrangements, I didn't arrive on the beachhead until the morning after D-day, after our first wave of assault troops had hit the shore.

It was more than a race

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 10:00 a.m.

I had the opportunity to support the Junior Leadership of Williamsburg by participating in their fundraiser Race to the Top that will facilitate …

Jumping the train

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 10:00 a.m.

Fortune favors the Brave. I tell people all the time to Drive Fast Take Chances. You'll regret the things you didn't do more than the things you did. …

“Our most sacred duty”

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 10:00 a.m.

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The Art of Small Town Values UPDATED

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 12:00 p.m.

A recent visit to Lake City’s second annual Artfields visual arts competition and festival was intended to be a pleasant opportunity to enrich my appreciation of unique art and culture. Instead, the experience of witnessing a near horrific incident at the town’s railroad crossing and a young man’s courageous act reinforced my belief in the beauty …

No place like home UPDATED

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 12:00 p.m.

Back in February, Bunny and I were looking forward to our annual extension retreat and the opportunity to visit with friends we had not seen in over …

Florida man super hero or super villain UPDATED

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 12:00 p.m.

You see him in the newspaper or television news all the time. Florida Man! Is he the greatest super hero or is he a despicable villain. I am not …

It’s perversely ironic

Monday, May 5, 2014 5:21 p.m.

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Trying to out poor a Poor Boy UPDATED

Monday, May 5, 2014 5:26 p.m.

I’ve talked about this before. A couple of guys will try to out poor one another. They’ll brag about all the worldly goods they have now. They’ll …

Life’s lessons from a pine tree UPDATED

Monday, May 5, 2014 5:31 p.m.

We all get stressed out. That’s part of life. How we deal with it can make the difference in living a healthy life or suffering from a plethora of …

It’s an egg hunt not an egglook UPDATED

Monday, April 28, 2014 7:05 p.m.

I hope you have had a wonderful Passover, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and a Happy Easter. I hope you had a wonderful sunrise service. Celebration of …

The devil is my friend

Monday, April 28, 2014 7:12 p.m.

The Internet: My better half calls it the devil. I suppose it can be equated to the devil - if you don’t exercise self-control and good judgment. …

The price you will pay UPDATED

Monday, April 28, 2014 6:47 p.m.

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Busses, bodies and blue hair UPDATED

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 12:42 p.m.

This past weekend, Bunny, Momma and I spent the weekend doing major beach house cleaning and maintenance.  Without a doubt it was the most beautiful …

Missing planes and sorry radar

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 12:39 p.m.

The airliner has been missing over a month now.  A big plane has just disappeared.  The big question is how can something that big just vanish?  …

Busses, bodies and blue hair UPDATED

Tuesday, April 22, 2014 11:49 a.m.

This past weekend, Bunny, Momma and I spent the weekend doing major beach house cleaning and maintenance. Without a doubt it was the most beautiful weekend of the year and even though we were stuck cleaning and painting the three of us were well entertained by simply watching the folks on the beach and in the neighborhood.

Clearing the regulatory waters UPDATED

Monday, April 14, 2014 8:17 p.m.

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Microbiology and fried chicken UPDATED

Monday, April 14, 2014 8:09 p.m.

My chemistry teacher taught me many things. Mostly, we studied chemistry. Occasionally, he would get off the subject and we would discuss some other …

Is that a bad moon arising? UPDATED

Monday, April 14, 2014 8:00 p.m.

Have you heard about the Blood Moon eclipses? A rare total lunar eclipse series has begun and with it a lot of talk. The term Blood Moon is the look …

Ban the books, quit multiplication and cut taxes UPDATED

Thursday, April 10, 2014 9:08 a.m.

Well, we've really done it now.  The front page of the Post and Courier proclaims that the College of Charleston students and faculty are in a dither …

Roots run deep UPDATED

Thursday, April 10, 2014 9:13 a.m.

This past weekend the Williamsburg Tourism Board, the Historical Society, and the Chamber sponsored the Heritage and Horses Festival. The Event …

Ned Mac: The Mt. Hope Scrolls UPDATED

Thursday, April 3, 2014 9:12 p.m.

I talk to myself a lot when I'm driving.  I talk to myself when I'm not driving.  Intelligent conversation is hard to find.  Sometimes you have to …

Take your chocolate: I mean vitamin

Thursday, April 3, 2014 8:38 p.m.

Each morning my workday begins with skimming through a number of newspapers from across the country. I don't read all the articles because if I did …

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