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A true blessing (Letter to the Editor)

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 3:13 p.m.

Dear Editor,

I’m changing my speech prices: The Mt. Hope Scrolls

By Bobby Jonte

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 3:13 p.m.

I’m changing my speech prices starting today. Can you believe it? Hillary is reporting that she and Bill made $25 million in 2014. Hillary …

Dear residents of Williamsburg and Kingstree

Tuesday, May 26, 2015 3:13 p.m.

Dear Editor,

My life is attached to my wrist: Points on the Curve UPDATED

By Michaele Duke

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:37 p.m.

When I got my first computer in 1986, I didn’t know what to do with it. All I remember was that it took forever to download a page. I also …

Choices

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:38 p.m.

Dear Editor, The American people have a serious decision to make in 2016. We may continue with this dependency mentality or once again move back to individual control of our own lives. The past six plus foolhardy years should have convinced even the most adamant supporters of this Progressive movement dependency on the government is destructive …

Experience for president: Mt. Hope Scrolls UPDATED

By Bobby Jonte

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 1:38 p.m.

More people are signing up to run for President of the United States in 2016. Now the talked has turned to deciding if these people have the …

The Bond Bill-It just makes sense

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 10:40 a.m.

“Everyone wants to go to Heaven, but no one wants to die.” The same sentiment is true for workforce development in South Carolina. While most recognize the need for a highly qualified, technically trained workforce, few are willing to do what is necessary to ensure that we have one. If South Carolina wants to continue to be relevant and …

Things remain the same

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 10:39 a.m.

Dear Editor,

Flu, measles and mystery pandemics: Mt. Hope Scrolls

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 10:44 a.m.

Several years ago, the flu was going to devastate the country. The flu was going to be so bad that businesses would have to close down. There wasn't …

Possum teeth and mud cake: That’s what great birthdays are made of: Points on the Curve UPDATED

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 1:00 p.m.

Recently I was fortunate enough to celebrate another birthday. Some people, when they get my age, like to ignore the special day but I don’t; I suck …

Timing couldn’t be better for new bond bill UPDATED

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 1:00 p.m.

Dear Editor,

Brian’s Excellent Adventure: The Mt. Hope Scrolls UPDATED

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 1:00 p.m.

You just never know when a new adventure will come before you. I look for adventure all the time. Most of the time all my plans for adventure end …

Welcome Dr. Tomlinson

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 2:59 p.m.

Dear Editor,

Open my eyes so that I may see: Points on the curve

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 3:15 p.m.

I remember a few years ago someone took a picture of Main Street, Kingstree. It was on a weekend and if I’m not mistaken, late in the afternoon. There were no cars in the parking spaces and no people on the sidewalks. The photo was somewhat misleading to me because though the streets were empty I knew it was teaming with activity.

The Hustler: Mt. Hope Scrolls

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 3:15 p.m.

The Hustler came on television the other night. The Hustler is the movie about Minnesota Fats playing pool against Fast Eddie. The movie starred Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason, George C. Scott and Piper Laurie.

ELEASE BURGESS, Cades

Tuesday, April 28, 2015 4:50 p.m.

ELEASE BURGESS, Cades - Mother Elease Frierson Burgess, 92, died Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at her residence.

Mean people suck: Points on the curve

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 1:55 p.m.

There are a lot of mean people in the world. I call these people cold and prickly; who wants to cozy up to a person who enjoys spewing hatred and …

New campaign rules: The Mt. Hope Scrolls

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 1:55 p.m.

The 2016 Presidential Campaign has officially started. I want to change the way we do things. We won’t change the election; we will just change some …

Find out how you can help a COTA family

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 1:55 p.m.

Dear Editor,

The Town of Kingstree UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 11:45 a.m.

Dear Editor,

Holy Crop! Where’s her head? UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 12:00 p.m.

“Why did you chop off part of her head?” This question regarding the subject matter in a photograph rates second behind why a picture is blurry. The …

Hey Ba Ba Re Bop: Mt. Hope Scrolls UPDATED

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 10:15 a.m.

Hey Ba Ba Re Bop. I was listening to the 40s radio station the other day. Lionel Hampton’s Hey Ba Ba Re Bop was playing. It reminded me of an old …

We were soldiers

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 2:55 p.m.

Dear Editor,

Early retirement after 16 years: The Mt. Hope Scrolls UPDATED

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 2:00 p.m.

Oh Man. One of my favorite writers is retiring. She has written a column for two different magazines for the past 16 years. She is not going to …

When will that inner voice ever heed advice? (Points on the curve) UPDATED

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 2:00 p.m.

Why do our bodies have to break down as we get old? I have a lot of fun things still to do but this body doesn’t seem to agree. Things don’t move …

April Fools’ Day

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 9:45 a.m.

Dear Editor,

Mandatory voting-Let’s try it UPDATED

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 9:00 a.m.

One of the inherent powers of the President is the ability to spark a big and important national debate simply by floating a new idea in a few lines in a speech.

Bad words and the reflection of people that use them UPDATED

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 9:00 a.m.

Controversy has reared its head again. Students in Oklahoma have used the N-word. There is outcry about how horrible this is. News shows and …

Hooray for March Madness: Points on the Curve UPDATED

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 10:30 a.m.

March Madness...Now that I have your attention: New studies about chocolate continue to confirm what I’ve known since I devoured my first chocolate …

Senate bill to cap federal crop insurance

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 10:55 a.m.

Dear Editor,

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