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Reader emails jolt my memory

It seems that every time I write about the good ol’ days here in the Lowcountry, I sure do get a lot of emails and phone calls. Many come from old-timers but, oddly enough, newbies to our area love to hear what it used to be like around these parts.

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I’m in the mood for longer days

I took a few minutes Googling sayings that centered on the word “mood.” Needless to say, there were thousands of quotes regarding moods. Good moods, bad moods, blah moods, upbeat moods — the list just went on and on.

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It’s time to get on my soapbox

If you missed my column last week, I admitted that I had become boring in my writing. That said, I rambled on about conversations I had with a pileated woodpecker and an owl. Since then, I have received e-mails and phone calls all asking me the same question: “What drug were you on when you wrote that?”

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Swap the rakes and chainsaws for some fun

I don’t know about you but, boy, am I ready to forget about raking up debris, chainsawing trees and all the other chores Hurricane Matthew left on my to-do list. Not a day goes by that someone doesn’t walk up to me and ask, “How is the fishing?” or, “Are the shrimp still around?”

Videos

USC seniors share the vision Frank Martin brought to them

South Carolina seniors Sindarius Thornwell, Duane Notice and Justin McKie talk about the vision Frank Martin brought to them during recruitment.
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USC seniors share the vision Frank Martin brought to them 1:12

USC seniors share the vision Frank Martin brought to them

Video from the scene of Thursday's Marshland Road fire 1:15

Video from the scene of Thursday's Marshland Road fire

14 surveillance cameras now monitoring downtown Beaufort 0:32

14 surveillance cameras now monitoring downtown Beaufort

Check out the new Bluffton H&M store people are excited about 1:29

Check out the new Bluffton H&M store people are excited about