Category Archives: Opinion

Thoughts on a “non-partisan” race

I am equal parts thrilled and relieved that Matthew Miller won his reelection bid on Nov 17 for Greenwood City Council Ward 5. Of the three council positions that were up for election this year, Ward 5 was the only one that … Continue reading

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What does the Confederate Flag mean?

This write-up has been making the rounds of social media. The attributable source hasn’t been verifiable, but the content is still worth reading and discussing: From someone who teaches AP US History: If you are confused as to why so … Continue reading

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Follow the Money!

by George Swindell, Treasurer for the GWCDP Super PAC money has now trickled down to the SC Senate Race between Senator Nicholson and Billy Garrett. The American Freedom and Opportunity PAC are funding the very negative direct mail material that … Continue reading

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Letters to the Editor (Oct 17)

Candidates focus on ideas, not on ideology alone Bill Kimler, Greenwood I have had the absolute honor of getting to personally know a few of our candidates who are running for office: Floyd Nicholson, Jose Villa, Anne Parks, Denise Waldrep … Continue reading

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A lawless country

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