I am a pro-life Christian conservative. I and millions of others believe the federal abolishment of Roe vs. Wade corrects an outrageous and immoral Supreme Court decision back in 1973. Since that time, 63 million babies have been denied the basic right to live.

Let me make it perfectly clear from the beginning — I am a strong proponent of private ownership of guns, but I do not approve of private ownership of any type of assault rifle or magazines holding an ultra-large supply of ammunition.

Religion can be defined as a set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature and purpose of the universe involving devotional and ritual observances, and often with a moral code governing human conduct as the Dictionary App on my phone states.

There’s been reflection of late across America, with its dysfunctional government and raging political debates over everything from gun violence and abortion to the foundations of power, that the notion of American exceptionalism is waning. Here are some thoughts from seven years ago that st…

Editor’s note — A handful of area students explored race relations as part of a program with the Greenwood County Remembrance Project. Those who participated took an eight-week class and went on a trip to Montgomery, Alabama. Some of the students participated in an essay contest, writing abo…

Editor’s note — A handful of area students explored race relations as part of a program with the Greenwood County Remembrance Project. Those who participated took an eight-week class and went on a trip to Montgomery, Alabama. Some of the students participated in an essay contest, writing abo…

Editor’s note — A handful of area students explored race relations as part of a program with the Greenwood County Remembrance Project. Those who participated took an eight-week class and went on a trip to Montgomery, Alabama. Some of the students participated in an essay contest, writing abo…

Their eyes are bright, joyous, excited, buoyant. Their voices titter with nervous excitement, not wholly sure of exactly what’s going to happen next. They are emerging from the cocoon of school and now are high school graduates. They are leaving, as one student observed, the place where they…

Editor’s note — A handful of area students explored race relations as part of a program with the Greenwood County Remembrance Project. Those who participated took an eight-week class and went on a trip to Montgomery, Alabama. Some of the students participated in an essay contest, writing abo…

Editor’s note — A handful of area students explored race relations as part of a program with the Greenwood County Remembrance Project. Those who participated took an eight-week class and went on a trip to Montgomery, Alabama. Some of the students participated in an essay contest, writing abo…

One of the true pleasures in reading is that you never know what you will find, especially when you anticipate certain findings. Words can be so powerful, especially when they can be translated into action.

This year Memorial Day which is always the last Monday in May will be May 30, while Flag Day, officially created by a 1949 proclamation by President Woodrow Wilson, is always June 14.

Clemson University was recently, prominently featured — again — in a negative light on CampusReform.org. Its vice president of student affairs and dean of students, Chris Miller, used activities fees paid by ALL students to fund and stage a perverse “drag event,” likely to mollify a small sy…

Since Justice Alito’s draft opinion in the Dobbs v. Jackson’s Women’s Health Organization was leaked, spirited discussion has increased around women’s reproductive rights. Some argue the constitutional right to abortion should be protected, leaving women fully in charge of their bodies and h…