I used part of my lunch hour - and maybe a little more - Friday to drop by a place close to the office to visit a fine young man, Benjamin Malone.
Benjamin is my first grandchild who has his first four or five teeth.
We were raised right, and I don't just mean we knew to wear panty girdles so we didn't jiggle like those "loose" girls. In polite company, there was to be no talk whatsoever about politics, religion, or sex.
A 24-year-old Mexican man was killed Monday after his vehicle left the road and flipped into a stand of trees off of Interstate 20, authorities said.
Francisco Camarillo-Lopez was pronounced dead at 4:34 p.m. by Columbia County Coroner Vernon Collins.
Watercolor painting: Artists' Guild of Columbia County Watercolor Wednesdays 1-3 p.m. Wednesdays, Jan. 13 and 20, Church of Our Savior, 4227 Columbia Road, Martinez; for adults and teens; no experience required; $45 class fee plus $5 supply fee; artistguildcc.org
To recognize Catholic Schools Week, Our Lady of Peace Catholic School has scheduled these events:
• Pancake breakfast, 9:30-11:00 a.m., Sunday
• Grandparents luncheon, noon Feb. 1
• Muffins with Mom; Donuts with Dad, 8-8:30 a.m., Feb.
So a brand new year now comes to be
Will this year be like all the rest?
Will your time be spent more wisely?
For surely you know you’re blessed
Will you take the time to visit?
Your friend who’s very ill
Will you hear that small voice urging?
Go now and do God’s will
Will you spend ...
POLITICAL AFFILIATION: Republican
POLITICAL EXPERIENCE: City Council 1985-1997; Mayor 1997-present
EDUCATION: Graduated public schools of North Augusta; bachelor’s degree in business administration, cum laude ...
East Aiken School of the Arts recently staged an interactive and historically-themed event called the Living Wax Museum. The school's 110 fifth-grade students spent about two months researching figures from American history. On Jan.
Dwight Bradham is a man on a mission. The recently retired Army major, now Aiken County's Veterans Affairs Officer, wants to make his office a "one-stop shop" to help vets get the benefits and compensation they have earned.