Hopefully, Lemuel’s enthusiasm is contagious

Most people enjoy what they do. Not everyone shows it, so sometimes it’s not so evident. Of course, you can enjoy what you do...

Bluffton International Airport approved

In a tactical political maneuver without equal, Mayor Ted Ellis has received final approval for Bluffton International Airport from the Federal Aviation Administration and...

Muses on Leap Year

Leap Year comes but once every four years. The presidential election year parallels that schedule. Due to political advertising and bickering it seems way...

Some unexpected benefits of my smartphone

I stumbled across a report this week from the Pew Research Center about smartphones and their users. The numbers from the 2015 report weren’t all...

Still thinking about how much technology has advanced

Time to clean out the writer’s notepad following two observations from last week. — This weekend’s warmer-than-normal weather was certainly a pleasant surprise and tease of...

Election 2016: Is this the best we can do?

Have you noticed? It seems that you cannot have a conversation these days without the election becoming a part of it. In meetings, on...

Finally! Meaningful gene research

I have closely followed efforts by medical researchers to isolate certain genes and develop targeted therapies based on their results. And I have yawned a...

A wee bit of St. Patty fun

There once be a lady named Gwen. She wedded a lad with a pen. Rhymed he, of his love, Like that of a dove, Script ended as landfill,...

Taking a vacation, and bringing your cold along

Blame it on the DJ at my niece’s wedding reception a week ago Saturday night. That’s where I’m starting. He went looking for the couple...

Indiana will rise again in 2019

Jones. His name is Jones. Junior Jones. Indiana was just the dog’s name. Call him what you will, Harrison Ford as Indiana Jones is an iconic...