Read the June 25, 2014 “Defining America” insert. Excellent layout and articles. The DAV (Disabled American Veterans) ad was located perfectly on page 15 under a piece written about Preston Johnson. The Editorial page reflected a balance between three local veterans and the national scene that was seamless.
Columns & Letters
Greer’s Relay for Life includes months of planning and hard work. I would like to thank Gina Miller, Julie Barnes and those on the Relay committee for their efforts in organizing this important event.
I left the polling station Tuesday quite disturbed, confused and disgruntled.
Monday evening, I did my due diligence and researched the candidates running for office-thankfully listed in the May 28 edition of The Greer Citizen.
To all my loyal customers for your support, cards, phone calls and many kind words, and now voted “Best Hot Dogs,” it has truly been a joy and a blessing to serve you for the past 20 years.
My heartfelt thanks to you all. I pray God quickly blesses all of you.
Miss you all!
Rosie of Rosie’s Hot Dogs
To the editor, and all of those who travel Fews Bridge Road over Lake Robinson, especially at night.
May 22, 2014 is the night the lights went out in Blue Ridge. Since the spring of 2008, those of you that have traveled over the lake have witnessed a cross lit at night and early in the morning.
President, CEO Greer Chamber
By Richard Eckstrom
For The Greer Citizen
South Carolina is nearly a thousand miles from Boston, Massachusetts.
Once again, some of our legislators are meddling in matters that don’t concern them (“State government should stay out of college curriculum,” by William Buchheit, March 19, 2014). The house voted to penalize USC Upstate and the College of Charleston for assigning books with gay and lesbian themes.
Read 2 Samuel 6:12-22
David said, “I will celebrate before the Lord. I will become even more undignified than this, and I will be humiliated in my own eyes.” -2 Samuel 6:21-22 (NIV)
Last week while many of us were snowed in, Gov. Nikki Haley was signing a document to allow concealed firearms to legally be carried in restaurants and bars without the once required eight hour training and while abstaining from alcohol.