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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
A few weeks ago I received the following late-night text message from a friend, a fellow voracious reader: “You read Lowcountry Heart?” I told him I had not. He then proceeded to transmit, via smartph...
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JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side

JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side
Let’s get mushy, it’s Valentine’s Day. There are a lot of things that I love and I’d like to use this public platform to declare my undying affection for them. My dearest Secret Candy Stash, I love yo...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I Know

BOB MCKINNEY:  What I Know
Republican Governor John Kasich, one of the last ones standing in the contest for the GOP presidential nomination last year (who stayed in the race mostly for reasons of principle), made news in his h...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
The recent presidential campaign gave me inspiration for a handful of columns last year. Today’s will contain my first comments on the political scene since President Trump was inaugurated scarcely tw...
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JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side

JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side
I’m gonna need you parents with older children to tell me some lies. Can I get a handful of you to email me and tell me that when my kids get a little older they’re not going to have me jumping throug...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
With the recent passing of Mary Tyler Moore, I say another goodbye to someone who figured prominently in television during my formative years. Undoubtedly, she will be best remembered for her role as...
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JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side

JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side
The debate is ramping up at our local school board meetings. Board members, parents and young children alike are showing up to argue about the width of shoulder straps girls can wear at school. For th...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I know
Today, in recognition of Martin Luther King Day, I am rerunning my column from September 1, 2013, which was originally posted a few days after the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington: Last wee...
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JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side

JULIE HOLT: The Lighter Side
There are turning points in the lives of parents that are wished for with the fury of a thousand suns. These are moments that promise to make your life easier, or maybe just signify a new stage in you...
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BOB MCKINNEY: What I Know

BOB MCKINNEY: What I Know
I usually manage to get one column, if not more, out of the winter weather, and I’m happy Mother Nature has once again accommodated me. Our area weather prognosticators have, as usual, prepared us wel...
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