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Dishing the dirt: maximize your pruning

From the Extension Master Gardeners In general, the best time to prune woody shrubs and trees is during late winter or early spring when plants ... Read more

Write Again … If I win the lottery

This weekly endeavor is being written the morning after the winning results of the $billion-plus Power Ball drawings (Jan. 13, 2016). So. This is now ... Read more

Heart failure and exercise

February is American Heart Month, which brings awareness to the fact that coronary heart disease is the No. 1 killer in the nation of both ... Read more

Write Again … Such were his gifts

Today’s column, friends, is mostly an obituary-news feature that appeared in the Miami Herald in January. It’s about Dr. William David Sime. Dave Sime. Some ... Read more

My turn: Property tax reduction — a question for candidates

At the top of the 2007 real estate bubble, residents of Beaufort County paid $22,283,649 in property taxes. In 2016, property taxes collected will total ... Read more