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.
Avocados are apparently in this season, and not just as part of the guacamole you put on your nachos.
If you look at the calendar, it will tell you that fall is still more than a month and a half away. Sept. 23, in fact, is when it officially begins this year.
It’s a unique thing in all the world, watching a newspaper printing press come rumbling to life.
It’s amazing how music — even a single song — can trigger your memory of a person, even in seemingly unconventional ways.
When it comes to dads, there are primary roles, and then there are secondary roles.
Some things you hold onto, even if they are a reminder of trying times.
Sometimes it seems like we’re living life on fast forward.
We all want to be a little closer to the action, even if we have to bend the rules a little bit to get there.
It might be hard to believe, but there is some semblance of a method to the madness of cranking out this column week after week.