March 11, 2011 RSS feed / On Second Thought

Community newspapers are more important than ever

I’ve always had a special fondness for community newspapers.  The newspaper you hold in your hand helps strengthen your community. More...

Who should make decisions about your healthcare?

A distinguished panel of experts on healthcare ethics and law will convene at the University of South Carolina Friday, March 18, to discuss the issues surrounding open, public healthcare rationing.  More...

Pay now or pay later

South Carolina is on the top 10 list of states that cut mental health care during fiscal years 2009 to 2011, according to a national report released by the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI).  Almost two–thirds of states have cut m More...

Quirky Crimes in the Capital City

Forest Acres tArcadia Road, 4800 block: A woman called police at 7:30 a.m. Monday to complain that someone was stealing things from her carport and playing annoying pranks on her. More...