Columns & Blogs

Columns & Blogs

Keep your resolutions flexible and be accountable

The new year is only two weeks old, which means approximately 25 percent of people have already given up on their resolutions. It you are one of the fortunate who are still going strong, you are not out of the clear yet. According to researchers at the University of Scranton, only 8 percent of people will keep their New Year’s resolutions all year.

Jim Casada

National efforts can help bobwhites

A previous column covered some of the problems quail face, and noted how populations of this saucy little patrician have plummeted. Things are so bad that simply hearing a mating whistle in the spring, or flushing a wild covey in the winter, is reason to celebrate. That’s quite a change from a sound that was once an integral part of the rural landscape.

Jim Casada

Properly preparing venison treats for prime eats

It’s that wonderful time of the year when the whitetail rut is at hand. Many hunters already have venison in the freezer and tasty stews, soups, roasts, and countless other delights featuring deer meat are in the offing. Properly handled and prepared, venison is a wonderful and wonderfully healthy meat.

Videos

Taxiway pavement at Rock Hill/York County airport will undergo $4M rehab

Airport director Steven Gould says the taxiway pavement at the Rock Hill/York County airport will undergo rehabilitation in order to keep it safe for aircraft and vehicles.
David Thackham dthackham@heraldonline.com
Taxiway pavement at Rock Hill/York County airport will undergo $4M rehab 1:14

Taxiway pavement at Rock Hill/York County airport will undergo $4M rehab

Dawn Staley to lawmakers: Team's success fueled by Confederate flag removal 3:25

Dawn Staley to lawmakers: Team's success fueled by Confederate flag removal

Crews clear half-century old fallen trees at Rock Hill's Glencairn Garden 1:26

Crews clear half-century old fallen trees at Rock Hill's Glencairn Garden

Homeless man who 'heard voices' sentenced in Rock Hill ATM robbery of grandmother 1:44

Homeless man who 'heard voices' sentenced in Rock Hill ATM robbery of grandmother