Human decency moves civilization forward

Remember a semi-comic Cold War movie, “The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming”?A deadly Soviet Union nuclear submarine, capable ...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Bullying hits youth hard

Bullying hits youth hard

Even when we used to say, “Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words can never hurt me,” I’m not sure we really meant it. And ...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Museum will be boon for county

The largest industry in the world is tourism, and heritage tourism is the fastest growing segment of that industry. Using an area’s history as a...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Fall means new events from the Chamber

Fall means new events from the Chamber

Fall has arrived, and there are several events of which to take advantage. The Newberry Business Alliance will host a Candidates Forum at 6 p.m. tonig...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Court ruling could impact 2 million claims

More than two million claims for private sector emergency healthcare services provided to VA-enrolled veterans since February 2010 could be eligible f...

September 28th, 2016 |  


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 |