Chris Trainor is a contributing columnist for the Index-Journal. Contact him at ChrisTrainorSC@yahoo.com. You can follow him on Twitter @ChrisTrainorSC. Views expressed in this column are those of the writer only and do not represent the newspaper's opinion.
I was supposed to be in a galaxy far, far away this week.
You learn something new every day, even if you don’t immediately take notice of it.
There’s never really been an overarching “plan” when it comes to this column.
It’s amazing how small things — tiny, even — can hold significance.
The Friday Night Lights have long called to us.
Everyone has special talents and abilities they put to use to make our days here a little easier. A little richer.
There’s really nothing like the chaos of a somewhat unexpected inclement weather day.
It’s important to let your kids explore their interests and expand their horizons through extracurricular activities.
Let me tell you about a really nice dog house I know about.
The Chicken Wars, apparently, are real and have made their way to Greenwood. At least if my social media feeds are to be believed.
We’re often regarded for our “Southern hospitality” in this neck of the woods.
Some people are beyond help. But thankfully there are those who are still willing to try to help them anyway.