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  HE WAS “THE MAN WHO REFUSED TO DIE”   People like this, they were just cut from a different cloth. Mr. Sid Oswald died this month at the age of 78. We printed his obituary, then we had a visitor. I had the chance to talk Mr. Sid’s son, Terry, who was still emotional about his dad’s passing....
STATE: GOOGLE INVESTING $600 MILLION IN ITS BERKELEY COUNTY OPERATIONS (near Charleston)     2018 marks the 10-year anniversary of landmark data center   BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. – Google today confirmed plans to further expand its existing campus in Berkeley County, marking the 10-year anniversary of...
  STATE: Dominion Energy to Host Meet and Greets About Merger   Are you interested in learning more about the proposed merger between Dominion Energy and SCANA/SCE&G? Dominion Energy is hosting public events across the state to educate citizens on their plan for a brighter energy future for...
SPRINGFIELD, IL—Ninety percent of the more than 1,000 people responding to the National Newspaper Association’s 2018 readership survey said that their community newspaper informs them. And 73 percent said that their hometown paper provides valuable local shopping and advertising information. The...
  I don’t know about you, but I refuse to be caught up in the negativity that seems to be prevalent in the news — on television, in the newspapers, Facebook, Twitter, or any other media format. So today, I’m devoting my column to positive things that are happening right here in Clinton, South...
  Friday, August 24th, will be the first football game for the Clinton Red Devils. They play at home against their larger county rival, the Laurens District 55 High School Raiders. Typically, the games are hard fought, competitive efforts often filed under the “slob knocker” category. However, this...
  With the coming of the new school year, my family will embrace a few milestones.   My oldest daughter will be a senior at Clinton High School and preparing to embrace the college campus that God will bless her to attend.  Our next in line will begin her wonder years at Clinton Middle School.  Our...
  You know these words, but how often do you stop to think about them? “We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to...
  When President Trump imposed a 25 percent tariff on steel imports America's largest nail manufacturer had little choice but to raise prices. Mid Continent Nail Corporation lost 50 percent of its orders as customers opted for cheaper suppliers. Within weeks, the firm laid off 60 workers. And 200...
President Trump recently proposed a $1.5 trillion infrastructure program. It's generally a good idea. But infrastructure alone will not produce long-term inclusive growth.  To achieve that, America instead needs a comprehensive economic development strategy. That means struggling communities must...

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