Finding the Way Back To Mayberry

As a guest editorial, saluting Mayberry Comes to Westminster, Kris Butts presented the following item from Paul Harvey News & Commentary dated Saturday, January 10, 1998 Since television ran away from home .. it has been wandering .. searching .. trying to find it’s way back to Mayberry. These days, whatever I’m watching, I’m unfulfilled. I can close my eyes […]

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Editorial—Why Elder Care Act so important to OMC

The administrator for Lila Doyle stood before the board of directors at Oconee Medical Center and explained why the Elder Care Justice Act is important to everyone—-and especially the directors. Lila Doyle administrator Keith Paul delivered a sobering message when he told the hospital directors that, in the event they should become aware of abuse or neglect and don’t report […]

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Editorial—-Tragedy of great proportions

A young couple who had made their home America after leaving Mainland China encountered great tragedy March 16 doing exactly what promoters of Oconee tourism and recreation want. They were enjoying a day of recreation at one of the county’s popular attractions: Lake Jocassee. The lake was heavily used on what turned out to be a windy day. Their kayak […]

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Editorial—Do you know the sun is out?

96.3/WGOG joins the Radio Television News Directors Association and others in drawing attention to next week’s Sunshine in Government Initiative. Here’s the heart of a public service announcement that the RTNDA produced with the support of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation: “We don’t leap tall buildings or climb walls, but we have, each of us, a power. […]

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Editorial—Time will tell on OMC change

Now that a week has passed since the landmark vote at Oconee Medical Center, we hope that those who voted for change remain confident they’ve done the right thing. And there are signs to indicate they made the right call. The old system of a community membership, offered at small cost to rich and poor alike, seemed to embrace democratic […]

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Editorial— Major change before OMC

Everyone of us has an interest in assuring that our local hospital stays strong for the good health of the community and for the positive impacts it has on the Oconee County economy. That’s why it behooves everyone to follow with interest a major change that is before Oconee Medical Center. At the annual membership meeting one week from tonight, […]

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