Are we nearing end of our lifespan?

“Fair and balanced.” That slogan belongs to another news organization (and it is probably protected by a copyright), but the Index-Journal can claim it as the newspaper’s practice. ...

Saying goodbye to an old friend

Communities throughout South Carolina have a unique ?something? that helps distinguish them from others. The Lakelands community is no exception. Throughout the area we have abundant history ...

Sober living neighbors among the best

I am writing in response to the article by Conor Hughes, ?Increase in number of sober living homes creates concern,? which appeared in the Index-Journal Oct. 12.As homeowners on Cambridge Avenue West, ...

Yes, the vice president matters

As voters for our future president/vice president team, we should take our vice presidential choices seriously. "Why?" you may ask. There have been eight cases when the vice president had to replace t ...

One person keeps you in the dark

Government belongs to you, not politicians. You have every right to know what your elected and appointed officials are up to and how government bureaucracies operate at every level whether they be tow ...

Democratic republic under attack

Among the many opponents to our democratic republic are the usual and well-known.These are the Democratic Party and its liberal legions, trade unions, particularly within government and administrative ...

You can help United Way help other families

Ihave heard it said many times during my 22 years while in Greenwood that Greenwood and Abbeville counties are great places to raise a family and I completely agree. We have an abundance of natur ...

Is Greenwood ready for pickleball and yoga

Exercise is defined by an app on my smartphone as bodily or mental exertion especially for the purpose of training or improvement of health. For example, walking is good exercise.Exercise is one of th ...

Notes from the road

As someone who lives in Greenwood but works in Greenville, I find myself listening to the radio a lot during my commutes to and from home. My options with satellite radio are innumerable but, more oft ...