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.

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Newest Starbucks location opens in Rock Hill

Starbucks opened its latest York County coffee and more store Friday in Rock Hill at the corner of Cherry Road and Charlotte Avenue. The store opens at 5 a.m. Monday through Saturday and 5:30 a.m. Sunday.
Andrew Dys adys@heraldonline.com
Newest Starbucks location opens in Rock Hill 0:42

Newest Starbucks location opens in Rock Hill

Storm cleanup underway Monday in Rock Hill, York County 0:34

Storm cleanup underway Monday in Rock Hill, York County

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