Opinion Columns & Blogs

James Werrell

Smells can trigger childhood memories

While the smell of old books might be hard to describe in any great detail, one whiff can send us back to days spent in the library, rummaging through our grandparents’ bookcases or poking around in a vintage bookstore.

James Werrell

Stopping Trump nominees will be almost impossible

What keeps echoing in the back of my head is the phrase: elections have consequences. My blood pressure rises when I think about how the outcome of the election might have been different if just a few thousand more of those marchers from key states had voted on Election Day instead of waiting until afterward to protest the results.

Videos

York County 'rediscovers' Catawba River with recreation boom

With new access to the Catawba River, residents and visitors in York, Chester and Lancaster counties are "rediscovering" the natural resource amid a recreation boom. York County recreation and tourism leaders say hundreds of people are taking advantage of Riverwalk, River Park and the Lake Wylie Dam for paddling and fishing on weekends.
Tracy Kimball
York County 'rediscovers' Catawba River with recreation boom 2:07

York County 'rediscovers' Catawba River with recreation boom

Mayor: Rock Hill 'on the world stage' at BMX championship ceremony 1:34

Mayor: Rock Hill 'on the world stage' at BMX championship ceremony

Part of Ebenezer Park shoreline closed 1:21

Part of Ebenezer Park shoreline closed

Clover School District readies to open Ninth Grade Campus 2:13

Clover School District readies to open Ninth Grade Campus