Makes you proud to be an American

Last week, six tourists were arrested at Machu Picchu after authorities said they damaged the site and...

Herb Lavender, love at first bite

Herb Lavender, as renamed at Angelkeep, simply had a common name of lavender. Scientifically the true name...

LSU, Burrow cap historic year with incredible performances

Ladies and gentleman, I believe Monday night, we witnessed Joe Burrow complete the greatest season by a...

Another special year

As a very busy Christmas season has passed, our local community took the time and effort to...

Thanks to a transparent and professional Mayor Ellis

I was 15 years old when Ted Ellis was elected mayor of Bluffton in 1995, just about...

‘Tis the season for lists of lists about lists

January is not a time for resolutions. It is a time for lists. There...

Which Tigers will win the CFP Championship game?

My withdrawal from college football is about to be cured Monday night.  That’s when...

I walk a mile for my dog, and it has to be done his...

Despite having a fenced yard to play in for as long as he wants any day or...

Winter delirium — The ‘ary’ zone

Cabin fever, pioneers called it. What’s winter worth? It’s a non-saleable commodity. Not even listed on Amazon....

The Newseum’s lasting impression on this reporter

Its mission was affixed on stone on the building’s massive exterior. “Congress shall make...