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...the 2014 Best & Brightest Awards. The Aiken High School marching band was chosen to represent South Carolina at the National Independence Day Parade in Washington D.C., making it the only school from the area selected. Don't Miss

Well-read: Classics to re-read

...the book. The shocking ending, which alarmed some readers, may be easier to digest the second time around. Depression, independence, feminism and other mature themes may be easier to grasp for older readers.Catch-22 by Joseph HellerWith a non-chronological...

Our rights are eroding

...final solution: the total disarmament of the American people. Our government has now gone rogue.The Declaration of Independence states, "But when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariably the same Object evinces a design to reduce...

Pipeline is good for area

...pipeline and not get caught up in emotional rhetoric. The choice is simple. If you're in favor of safer highways, energy independence, and increased economic impact, you're also in favor of the Palmetto Pipeline.Moses ToddAugusta

Travel Channel host writes graphic novel on sushi chef

...Jiro as he grows up in a Yakuza crime family and seeks his independence.The connection between Bourdain and comic books might not...of a sushi chef who defends food culture and preserves his independence came partly from a real-life situation Bourdain experienced...

Redesign high schools to meet modern demands

...are strategically working to improve their high schools. In a real sense, high schools are the gateway to the economic independence and superiority of an internationally respected nation. THERE IS A causal relationship between the economic health (or...

Around the block

Walton Foundation for Independence is accepting applications for Winter Weekend, which will be held Feb. 5-7 at Camp Twin Lakes in Rutledge, Ga.The weekend...

Presidential candidates must protect academic and religious freedom

...must be cautious not to embrace programs, such as those built on the BEST model, that can be perverted to extinguish the independence of private schools. (The writer is a senior fellow for the nonprofit organization American Principles in Action.)

Small hope can lead to big independence

...supporter of the Walton Foundation for Independence, now needed our help. Many people...programs, we also offer a Hope and Independence Fund designed to help people with disabilities...long way to helping people achieve independence. And isn't that what we all want...

Clemson handles Boston College

...140 a game coming in to lead the Football Bowl Subdivision. Boston College hadn't allowed so many yards since losing the Independence Bowl to Arizona State after the 2013 season.The Eagles (3-4) opened 0-4 in league play for the first time since 2012...