Michaux: Sports voices prominent on flag issue

...two-thirds majority vote in the state legislature is required to take it down.Take it down already. The Confederacy is not the heritage we should be trying to sustain as Southerners. The Confederacy and its slavery mercifully lost 150 years ago. It's...

Heritage is threatened

...Confederate Battle Flag from the South Carolina statehouse grounds. It reopens the heated debate that was settled with the Heritage Act of 2000. Since then, written and verbal skirmishes have erupted across the nation in which we've witnessed political...

Augusta Canal boat tours cruise through city's history

...canal all that it has to offer.There are two tours. The Heritage Boat Tour is the primary one, departing twice a day...also encourages teachers to do their own field trips in the Heritage Area if they're not able to schedule a boat tour...

Group stopped from desegregating war memorial sues South Carolina

...court says.If a judge does find the 2000 law, called the Heritage Act, unconstitutional, the Legislature would still...Former South Carolina Gov. Jim Hodges, who signed the Heritage Act, said he wasn't thrilled with it but needed it...

Fouling the water

...The message to the public is don't even bother expressing criticism because we will either mock it or ignore it," the Heritage Foundation's Daren Bakst wrote.This is what happens when unelected bureaucrats make laws instead of Congress.The...

Around the block

...mills, Confederate Powder Works and historic homes along its banks.Several themed cruises are available, such as the Heritage Boat Tour, the Civil War Boat Tour, the Music Cruise and the Full-Length Sunset Cruise.Times and prices vary...

Spieth makes quick return from Masters victory by playing in the Heritage

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. - Masters Tournament champion Jordan Spieth is back to work today at the RBC Heritage Classic after two days celebrating his victory.

Rants & Raves

...radio where they talked down the president? It's just commercials now. Bring back the Republicans! I TRIED TO WATCH THE Heritage Golf Classic last Sunday. The local TV channel continued showing the bad weather and saying the same thing over, over...

The real causes of crime

...households account for elevated risks of suicide, substance abuse, dropouts, crime and more.In contrast, according to the Heritage Foundation, "Even in high-crime inner-city neighborhoods, well over 90 percent of children from safe, stable...

Michaux: Kevin Kisner is close to breaking through

...ascension after struggling to find his footing after a few years on the PGA Tour has been both blessed and cursed. At both the Heritage and Players, his good play coincided with two of his best friends and former 2005 NCAA championship teammates at Georgia...