Opinion

Opinion

Cruz had the worst week

The Texas senator spent this week doing anything and everything he could think of to blunt the momentum Donald Trump has built with sweeping wins in six primaries over the past two weeks.

Opinion

The Bangladesh horror

Killers armed with machetes have been on a rampage in Bangladesh. This year they have slain at least nine people, including secular bloggers and liberal activists. Extremist religious groups accused the bloggers of ridiculing Islam and promoting homosexuality and promiscuity.

James Werrell

What’s so hard about writing a summer movie?

Who doesn’t like summer movies? While we might enjoy the more cerebral cinema that populates the rosters of the Academy Awards, movies such as “Mad Max: Fury Road” or any Quentin Tarantino movie, it’s often the mindless summer action flicks that stick in our minds.

Opinion

The campaign gets weirder

Just when people thought this presidential election year couldn’t get any more bizarre, the political floor shifted and dropped again to a lower level of unbelievable.

Editorials

Budget fails to address priorities

The Legislature had $1.2 billion more to spend this year thanks to higher-than-expected revenue growth, but lawmakers chose to shortchange K-12 education, higher education and county governments.

Opinion

Pentagon’s ‘fog of lies’

Investigators discovered an effort by the Pentagon to undercut support for a Senate bill that would strip military commanders of their authority to decide which sexual assault complaints go forward to trial.

Opinion

Cruz-Kasich pact is fair fight

Here are three things to know about the non-aggression pact between Ted Cruz and John Kasich, who have now vowed to work together to defeat Donald Trump for the Republican presidential nomination.

Editorials

Nail down details on Riverside project

While the Riverside development, which received initial approval from the Rock Hill City Council Monday, looks promising, we hope some vital details are worked out before the council gives its final go-ahead.

Opinion

Zika virus outbreak would be a costly crisis

Horry County officials are making sure an emergency response plan is in place for a potential Zika virus outbreak, but are concerned they don’t have the millions in funding needed to battle what they say would be a costly crisis.

Opinion

Carson wrong about Tubman

While fans were rejoicing at the move to have abolitionist Harriet Tubman’s face replace Andrew Jackson’s on the front of $20 bill, Ben Carson was knocking the move, saying maybe she should be on the $2 bill instead.

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Tastefully Local teaches community members about a variety of agricultural issues, including where to find local food. The program is hosted by the Nation Ford High School FFA.
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