Editorial

COMMENTARY: We are so mad we could spit. This is bad. This is really, really bad. This is pure-T bad. It's being cleaned up, so there won't be any criminal charges. But this is bad, this is the pure definition of malfeasance in office. In what will have to pass as fairness, the argument could be, "...
  If you make no other donation this year - and we certainly hope that you will, based on you ability to do so - please consider making this donation. The Dolly Parton Imagination Library in Laurens County needs your help. The Imagination Library has mailed 230,000 books, and each month, mails 1,...
  If ever there was an executive session to vote “no” on, this was the one. A Legal Briefing on the Budget Ordinance. What in tarnation could have there possibly be that the public can’t know about the budget? The briefing discussed in private might have been this - This is why we need 5 votes to...
The City of Clinton clearly dodged a bullet recently when a car - traveling like a bullet - came the wrong way down Musgrove Street and came to rest near the railroad tracks. A slight miscalculation to the right, and we would have lost The Depot. Established by the late Lynn Cooper, The Depot is a...
Laurens County Council faces what could be its most important meeting ever this Tuesday. It needs to pass a budget - there’s no guarantee that’s going to happen - and it needs to mend some fences. The Aug. 22 meeting will be normal in terms of time and place - 5:30 p.m. in the council chambers of...
  It won’t happen, but wouldn’t it be great if Laurens County life could come to an absolute halt about 2 p.m. on Monday, August 21. That’s the day we lose the sun. Lose it for 2 minutes and 30 seconds anyway. It’s The Great American Eclipse. For people the age of this newspaper’s editor, it is a...
Our website - MyClintonNews.com - is heavy on the left. No, not the political left. The left side of the navigation bar has Home, Breaking News and Sports - three core functions of any newspaper worth anything. Home is the articles in feature display. Breaking News keeps up with the greater Laurens...
  Editorial - The Clinton Chronicle is pleased and honored to be part of a nationwide digital project to protect the history of newspapering, one of the nation’s oldest professions. Our “mission statement,” appearing in the upper corner of our former issues - once, yellowing pages in a book; now,...
  Editorial - You can drive out Hwy 72 North, past Clinton High School, headed toward Whitmire, and on the left you will pass a big building with a blue stripe. If you turn in and stop, get out of the car and look at it just right, on just the right kind of summer day, you will see a brilliant blue...
  EDITORIAL: Rural SC - we’re bouncing back   We think the City of Clinton should immediately re-invest the money coming in from the sale of the spec building at the Commerce 26 site in another spec building. Immediately - as in, right away. An announcement this week details the sale of the current...

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