Trustee explains school budget vote

In 2011 and 2012 to save classroom teaching positions, the School Board of Pickens County froze teacher pay. With the …

July 1st, 2015  |  

Snakes. Let ‘em live.

Ophidiophobia, or fear of snakes, affects nearly a third of all adults and is considered the second most common phobia …

July 1st, 2015  |  

Church shootings a stark look at America

Church shootings a stark look at America

The shooting in Charleston last Wednesday was a tragedy. It was a senseless, horrific act of hatred and unfortunately, in …

June 26th, 2015  |  

Time to end Confederate flag discussion

Time to end Confederate flag discussion

If the South Carolina General Assembly doesn’t get the Confederate battle flag off the Statehouse grounds after what happened in …

June 23rd, 2015  |  

This expectant mother is taking her own baby steps

This expectant mother is taking her own baby steps

Anyone who knows me personally knows that I am a terrible procrastinator. I have written about my delaying important preparations …

June 19th, 2015  |  

No logical reason to add 7th seat

I have yet to hear a logical reason why adding a seventh school board seat is necessary. The continued argument …

June 18th, 2015  |  

Motivation for 7th seat is political

I read the news story where State Rep. Neal Collins has taken it upon himself to try and “fix” the …

June 18th, 2015  |  

Pickens County doesn’t need a 7th seat

I oppose State Representatives Neal Collins and Gary Clary’s effort to add a seventh seat to the Pickens County school …

June 17th, 2015  |  

Wake up and smell the coffee

AdvancED claims Pickens County School Board was micro-managing our school district. However, it is important to read the first line …

June 11th, 2015  |  

Kudos to PalmettoPride for Liberty help

I’ve recently had the privilege of working on an amazing recycling project in Liberty SC. An old school site has …

June 9th, 2015  |  

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