Come play in Newberry and enjoy the fun

Come play in Newberry and enjoy the fun

If you haven’t played in Newberry, you haven’t played in South Carolina. That’s the new phrase we are using at the Opera House these...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Where is that wasteful government spending?

In early September 2016, Donald Trump announced his plan for a vast expansion of the U.S. military, including 90,000 new soldiers for the Army, nearly...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Trump’s platform is good

Trump’s platform is good

I guess you’ve heard the polls are tightening and the two leading candidates are virtually locked in a tie. The Democratic nominee has a slight ...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Fall? I’m just not feeling it this year

Fall? I’m just not feeling it this year

The official end of summer has arrived and while I normally would be pleased that we’ve moved into autumn — it’s my favorite season ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Alcoholics Anonymous plays important role in society

Alcoholics Anonymous plays important role in society

Alcoholics Anonymous, which is most often just called the Big Book, was first published in 1939. Since then it has sold millions of copies throughout ...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Love is more than a feeling

Love isn’t just a feeling; love must be expressed in action. If it isn’t, we won’t have any reason to believe it even exists in some...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Statistics show 20 vets commit suicide each day

September is Suicide Prevention Month. The Department of Veterans Affairs has provided the following information on the sensitive issue of suicide. VA...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


New chat function implemented in women’s vet call center

Calling all women who served in the United States military! Do you know your veteran status? Do you have a veteran ID card? Should you receive any ben...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Homeless veteran numbers reduced by half since 2010

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), and the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


VA EUL provides homeless vets a new lease on life

Veterans are being touched by the Enhanced-Use-Lease EUL program, a “portfolio management tool” that VA deploys to revitalize underused VA...

September 23rd, 2016 |