America, where are your heroes
Are there none out there to lead?
Are there none who have the vision?
To see our country’s needs
No Washington or Jefferson
And no Patrick Henry in sight
To cry out for our liberty
Or to stand and lead the fight
Are there none strong enough to follow?
To say God, Y...
Teen participates in invitational
Tori Whatley, a rising senior at Strom Thurmond High School and a Merriwether resident, recently competed in the Susan Polgar Girl's Invitational held in St. Louis, Mo.
Summertime is a most wonderful time of year. Children are out of school, families take vacations, friends gather at the beach, neighbors gather around backyard grills and pools, and everyone wants to relax and have fun in the sun.
MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS: 7-9 p.m. Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursdays; St. Bartholomew's Episcopal Church, 471 W. Martintown Road; meeting of the Pieceful Hearts Quilting Guild; open to all ages; (803) 279-6456
MONDAYS: Noon to 3 p.m. through Aug.
ATLANTA - For three days last week, Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens put Georgia into the center of the political storm over Obamacare, and as is usually the case with politics, each side felt enriched by the experience.