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  • WIS GM: Pollen means money for SC

    WIS GM: Pollen means money for SC

    Thursday, April 17 2014 4:47 PM EDT2014-04-17 20:47:44 GMT
    Ah, that golden dust that covers everything this time of year. It may choke allergy-sufferers and drive people who like clean cars and porches crazy, but all that pollen in the air means money to SouthMore >>
    Ah, that golden dust that covers everything this time of year.More >>
  • WIS GM: City leaders must give new chief chance to succeed

    WIS GM: City leaders must give new chief chance to succeed

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-04-16 14:25:51 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS, and presented by General Manager Donita Todd. After an exhaustive search and several years of leadership disruption,More >>
    After an exhaustive search and several years of leadership disruption, Columbia has yet another police chief.More >>
  • WIS GM: 563 school bus violations are 563 too many

    WIS GM: 563 school bus violations are 563 too many

    Friday, February 7 2014 3:37 PM EST2014-02-07 20:37:51 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS, and presented by General Manager Donita Todd. Recently WIS covered the tragic story of a youngster killed while crossingMore >>
    Recently WIS covered the tragic story of a youngster killed while crossing the street to catch his school bus.More >>
  • Perspective: Ballpark funding should take serious thought

    Perspective: Ballpark funding should take serious thought

    Friday, January 31 2014 5:28 PM EST2014-01-31 22:28:04 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS and presented by General Manager Donita Todd: We're happy to see that sound minds prevailed last week when ColumbiaMore >>
    We're happy to see that sound minds prevailed last week when Columbia City council refrained from taking a vote on spending millions of dollars for a minor league ballpark as part of the Bull Street project.More >>
  • WIS teams with Palmetto Project to make Christmas merry for needy

    WIS teams with Palmetto Project to make Christmas merry for needy

    Monday, November 25 2013 3:20 PM EST2013-11-25 20:20:16 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS, and presented by General Manager Donita Todd. For 23 years, WIS and Palmetto Project have partnered in a service projectMore >>
    For 23 years, WIS and Palmetto Project have partnered in a service project called Families Helping Families, and it's that time of year again.More >>
  • Holiday scams: "It's a darn shame," says WIS GM

    Holiday scams: "It's a darn shame," says WIS GM

    Monday, November 18 2013 1:03 PM EST2013-11-18 18:03:29 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS and presented by General Manager Donita Todd: It's a darn shame, but financial scams tend to pop up more around the holidays.More >>
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS and presented by General Manager Donita Todd: It's a darn shame, but financial scams tend to pop up more around the holidays.More >>
  • PERSPECTIVE: Midlands loses 3 influential people within a week

    PERSPECTIVE: Midlands loses 3 influential people within a week

    Thursday, October 31 2013 1:14 PM EDT2013-10-31 17:14:13 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS, and presented by Senior Reporter Jack Kuenzie: To move a region and a state forward, you need awareness and involvement.More >>
    To move a region and a state forward, you need awareness and involvement. Over the past week we've lost three men who led the way in creating those things.More >>
  • Perspective: Domestic Violence

    Perspective: Domestic Violence

    Friday, October 4 2013 5:10 PM EDT2013-10-04 21:10:18 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS and presented by General Manager Donita Todd. October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and this abuse is pervasiveMore >>
    October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and this abuse is pervasive in our stateMore >>
  • WIS GM: Social media allows citizens to police the police

    WIS GM: Social media allows citizens to police the police

    Thursday, September 19 2013 6:21 PM EDT2013-09-19 22:21:18 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS, and presented by General Manager Donita Todd: Three separate incidents of law enforcement vehicles parked in no parkingMore >>
    Three separate incidents of law enforcement vehicles parked in no parking or handicapped spots got the online comment sections of our web site buzzing last week.More >>
  • WIS GM: Columbia-Yeah! Offers as much as other SC cities

    WIS GM: Columbia-Yeah! Offers as much as other SC cities

    Tuesday, September 17 2013 9:15 AM EDT2013-09-17 13:15:27 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS and presented by General Manager Donita Todd. For those of us who live here, Columbia seems to be coming of age. WeMore >>
    For those of us who live here, Columbia seems to be coming of age.More >>
  • WIS GM: Devil to city's homeless plan is in the details

    WIS GM: Devil to city's homeless plan is in the details

    Thursday, September 12 2013 4:48 PM EDT2013-09-12 20:48:16 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS and presented by General Manager Donita Todd. I can't say that I am surprised to see Columbia City Councilman Runyan'sMore >>
    I can't say that I am surprised to see Columbia City Councilman Runyan's homeless plan getting off to a rough start.More >>
  • Perspective: Deal with the devil to close Gabbiee's case

    Perspective: Deal with the devil to close Gabbiee's case

    Friday, August 30 2013 7:08 PM EDT2013-08-30 23:08:22 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the Editorial Board at WIS, and presented by General Manager Donita Todd: The recent discovery of Gabbiee Swainson's remains and the sentencingMore >>
    The recent discovery of Gabbiee Swainson's remains and the sentencing of her abductor and killer, Freddie Grant, produced mixed emotions.More >>
  • Perspective: Strong mayor

    Perspective: Strong mayor

    Friday, August 30 2013 10:54 AM EDT2013-08-30 14:54:05 GMT
    THE QUESTION OF WHETHER COLUMBIA SHOULD HAVE A STRONG MAYOR FORM OF GOVERNMENT VERSUS OUR CURRENT SYSTEM HAS LONG BEEN DEBATED, BUT NEVER PUT TO PUBLIC VOTE.  A STRONG MAYOR SYSTEM REQUIRES A FULLTIMEMore >>
    The question of whether Columbia should have a strong mayor form of government versus our current system has long been debated, but never put to public vote.More >>
  • Perspective: City officials at crime scenes

    Perspective: City officials at crime scenes

    Friday, August 30 2013 10:38 AM EDT2013-08-30 14:38:26 GMT
    A lot of controversy has swirled around the South Carolina NAACP president's arrest at a Tripp's Dry cleaners recently and the Columbia City Manager's appearance on that scene.  Dr. Randolph claims hisMore >>
    A lot of controversy has swirled around the South Carolina NAACP president's arrest at a Tripp's Dry cleaners recently and the Columbia City Manager's appearance on that scene.More >>
  • Perspective: Homeless Plan

    Perspective: Homeless Plan

    Thursday, August 22 2013 5:07 PM EDT2013-08-22 21:07:06 GMT
    The following Perspective is an expression of opinion by the editorial board at WIS, and presented by General Manager Donita Todd: I can't say that I am surprised to see Columbia City Councilman Runyan'sMore >>
    I can't say that I am surprised to see Columbia City Councilman Runyan's homeless plan getting off to a rough start.More >>
  • Perspective: Welcome back

    Perspective: Welcome back

    Thursday, August 15 2013 6:14 PM EDT2013-08-15 22:14:38 GMT
    WIS  Would like to thank our viewers for their continued support during the  recent disruption of our signal on the Dish Network. Thankfully an agreement has been reached and Dish subscribers can onceMore >>
    WIS  Would like to thank our viewers for their continued support during the  recent disruption of our signal on the Dish Network.More >>
  • Perspective: Immigration Reform

    Perspective: Immigration Reform

    Thursday, June 27 2013 11:48 PM EDT2013-06-28 03:48:07 GMT
    Immigration reform is badly needed in our nation. The lack of consistent policy and enforcement has become an economic burden and a procedural nightmare. Congressional leaders simply must find a bipartisanMore >>
    Immigration reform is badly needed in our nation. The lack of consistent policy and enforcement has become an economic burden and a procedural nightmare. Congressional leaders simply must find a bipartisanMore >>
  • Perspective: Nullification

    Perspective: Nullification

    South Carolina is not just refusing to expand Medicaid…we are seeking to nullify the Affordable Care Act in our state.  Nullification is not a novel concept….it's actually a throwback to Calhounism datingMore >>
    South Carolina is not just refusing to expand Medicaid…we are seeking to nullify the Affordable Care Act in our state.More >>
  • Perspective: Bad Bridges

    Perspective: Bad Bridges

    Wednesday, June 12 2013 12:10 PM EDT2013-06-12 16:10:32 GMT
    The worst bridge in South Carolina is right here in the Midlands according to AAA Carolinas. It's over a railroad track on I-26 just east of exit 126 and was built in 1958. This bridge has been numberMore >>
    The worst bridge in South Carolina is right here in the Midlands according to AAA Carolinas.More >>
  • Perspective: Business School

    Perspective: Business School

    It's really quite thrilling when South Carolina is lauded for educational excellence, and that's exactly what happened recently when Bloomberg Businessweek ranked USC's Moore School of business the #1More >>
    It's really quite thrilling when South Carolina is lauded for educational excellence, and that's exactly what happened recently when Bloomberg Businessweek ranked USC's Moore School of business the #1 undergrad international business program.More >>
  • Perspective: Freedom of Information

    Perspective: Freedom of Information

    Tuesday, May 28 2013 12:08 PM EDT2013-05-28 16:08:58 GMT
    You have a right to know how your local and state government is being run. Not only do you deserve to know how leaders are making decisions, the law requires it. The Freedom of Information Act was designedMore >>
    You have a right to know how your local and state government is being run. Not only do you deserve to know how leaders are making decisions, the law requires it.More >>
  • Perspective: Election Fiasco

    Perspective: Election Fiasco

    Tuesday, May 28 2013 12:05 PM EDT2013-05-28 16:05:06 GMT
    As if it weren't bad enough that Lillian McBride left thousands of disenfranchised voters in last November's election mess, now those same taxpayers may get stuck with her legal bills too. Richland CountyMore >>
    As if it weren't bad enough that Lillian McBride left thousands of disenfranchised voters in last November's election mess, now those same taxpayers may get stuck with her legal bills too.More >>
  • Perspective: Military sexual assault

    Perspective: Military sexual assault

    Thursday, May 16 2013 12:06 PM EDT2013-05-16 16:06:28 GMT
    With a large military presence here in the Midlands, most of us are stunned by a Pentagon report exposing the military sexual assault crisis. A culture of increasing sexual violence and fear of retribution isMore >>
    With a large military presence here in the Midlands, most of us are stunned by a Pentagon report exposing the military sexual assault crisis.More >>
  • Perspective: A WIS editorial on Scott Compton

    Perspective: A WIS editorial on Scott Compton

    A Chapin teacher who made national headlines when he stomped on an American flag in front of his students is now receiving an $85,000 settlement. It's a complicated story involving free speech, patriotism,More >>
    A Chapin teacher who made national headlines when he stomped on an American flag in front of his students is now receiving an $85,000 settlement.More >>
  • Perspective: Palmetto Compress

    Perspective: Palmetto Compress

    Tuesday, May 7 2013 12:23 PM EDT2013-05-07 16:23:42 GMT
    We recently editorialized for the preservation of the historic Palmetto Compress warehouse. The city council has since voted to buy the building for future development, but their plans for financing that purchaseMore >>
    We recently editorialized for the preservation of the historic Palmetto Compress warehouse.More >>
  • Perspective: Election Commission

    Perspective: Election Commission

    Thursday, May 2 2013 6:21 PM EDT2013-05-02 22:21:28 GMT
    Just when you thought  Richland County election leadership was getting resolved and public trust reinstated,   dysfunction raises its ugly head again.  It seems that miscommunication is once again theMore >>
    Just when you thought  Richland County election leadership was getting resolved and public trust reinstated,   dysfunction raises its ugly head again.  It seems that miscommunication is once again theMore >>
  • Perspective: Generational Theft

    Perspective: Generational Theft

    Monday, April 29 2013 4:30 PM EDT2013-04-29 20:30:18 GMT
    While Washington struggles with a solution to our nation's debt crisis, little attention is being paid to the real threat this burden represents to the next generation of Americans. It promises to beMore >>
    While Washington struggles with a solution to our nation's debt crisis, little attention is being paid to the real threat this burden represents to the next generation of Americans. It promises to be crushing, and some have dubbed it generational theft.More >>
  • Perspective: Hope for Humanity

    Perspective: Hope for Humanity

    Monday, April 29 2013 4:25 PM EDT2013-04-29 20:25:16 GMT
    According to the Dalai Lama XIV, "There is a saying in Tibetan, 'Tragedy should be utilized as a source of strength.'  No matter what sort of difficulties, how painful experience is, if we lose our hope,More >>
    According to the Dalai Lama XIV, "There is a saying in Tibetan, 'Tragedy should be utilized as a source of strength.'  No matter what sort of difficulties, how painful experience is, if we lose our hope, that's our real disaster."More >>
  • Perspective: You Deserve Better

    Perspective: You Deserve Better

    Monday, April 29 2013 4:17 PM EDT2013-04-29 20:17:59 GMT
    WIS' recent efforts to obtain information from the City of Columbia regarding Chief Randy Scott's leave of absence reinforced the need for reforming the freedom of information law in South Carolina. TooMore >>
    WIS' recent efforts to obtain information from the City of Columbia regarding Chief Randy Scott's leave of absence reinforced the need for reforming the freedom of information law in South Carolina.More >>
  • Perspective: Tiger Woods

    Perspective: Tiger Woods

    Monday, April 29 2013 4:17 PM EDT2013-04-29 20:17:14 GMT
    While it's good to see Tiger Woods back on his game, I think the new series of Nike ads featuring him with the slogan "winning takes care of everything" sends the wrong message.  Athletic prowess, focusMore >>
    While it's good to see Tiger Woods back on his game, I think the new series of Nike ads featuring him with the slogan "winning takes care of everything" sends the wrong message.More >>
  • Perspective: Revitalizing Columbia

    Perspective: Revitalizing Columbia

    Monday, April 29 2013 3:50 PM EDT2013-04-29 19:50:48 GMT
    Columbia is a city rich in history and heritage neighborhoods, and that's why I'm glad City Council voted to purchase the century old Palmetto Compress warehouse.  Over the years, developers, propertyMore >>
    Columbia is a city rich in history and heritage neighborhoods, and that's why I'm glad City Council voted to purchase the century old Palmetto Compress warehouse.More >>
  • Perspective: Annette Funicello

    Perspective: Annette Funicello

    Monday, April 29 2013 3:49 PM EDT2013-04-29 19:49:28 GMT
    My favorite Mouseketeer,  Annette Funicello, is gone, but my memories of her  will live on forever.   She's been described as wholesome, perky and  spunky….descriptions that apply to most of my TV starMore >>
    My favorite Mouseketeer,  Annette Funicello, is gone, but my memories of her  will live on forever.   She's been described as wholesome, perky and  spunky….descriptions that apply to most of my TV starMore >>
  • Perspective: A WIS editorial on Stay Safe Online Week

    Perspective: A WIS editorial on Stay Safe Online Week

    Friday, April 26 2013 5:18 PM EDT2013-04-26 21:18:46 GMT
    This week is "Stay Safe Online Week" at WIS News 10.  All week long we have been investigating and alerting you to the dangers of Internet crime against children. We've spoken to the attorney generalMore >>
    This week is "Stay Safe Online Week" at WIS News 10.  All week long we have been investigating and alerting you to the dangers of Internet crime against children.More >>
  • Perspective: A WIS Editorial on Sequestration

    Perspective: A WIS Editorial on Sequestration

    Monday, March 11 2013 4:19 PM EDT2013-03-11 20:19:39 GMT
    Automatic cuts in the federal budget, known as sequestration,  went into effect last week, and the latest poll shows most Americans, 46 percent, believe the cuts are bad for the country.  34 percent saidMore >>
    Automatic cuts in the federal budget, known as sequestration,  went into effect last week, and the latest poll shows most Americans, 46 percent, believe the cuts are bad for the country.More >>
  • Commentary: New Party

    Commentary: New Party

    Thursday, March 7 2013 7:27 PM EST2013-03-08 00:27:53 GMT
    {OSCAR} Are you sick and tired of our broken government?  Politicians seem to argue constantly - blaming each other - or the other party - unable to fix anything   {JIM} This broken system - funded by specialMore >>
    Commentary: New PartyMore >>
  • Perspective: Food Stamp Waiver

    Perspective: Food Stamp Waiver

    Thursday, March 7 2013 7:23 PM EST2013-03-08 00:23:46 GMT
    Obesity is a major problem in South Carolina and DHEC Director Catherine Templeton is making it one of her top priorities.  While that's laudable, seeking a waiver to limit food stamps to the purchaseMore >>
    Obesity is a major problem in South Carolina and DHEC Director Catherine Templeton is making it one of her top priorities.More >>
  • Perspective: Infrastructure Improvements

    Perspective: Infrastructure Improvements

    Friday, February 22 2013 7:48 PM EST2013-02-23 00:48:34 GMT
    South Carolina has made significant strides in attracting manufacturing investment  to the state, but one of the nagging impediments to future growth and development is funding  our transportation infrastructure.More >>
    South Carolina has made significant strides in attracting manufacturing investment  to the state, but one of the nagging impediments to future growth and development is funding  our transportation infrastructure.More >>
  • WIS GM: "Let's stop the madness. Deny bond to repeat offenders"

    WIS GM: "Let's stop the madness. Deny bond to repeat offenders"

    Friday, February 15 2013 8:57 AM EST2013-02-15 13:57:38 GMT
    If you're like me, you are alarmed at the number of violent crimes in the Midlands. Shootouts at a local bank, multiple armed robberies  and home invasions. When asked about this seemingly alarming trend,More >>
    If you're like me, you are alarmed at the number of violent crimes in the Midlands. Shootouts at a local bank, multiple armed robberies  and home invasions. When asked about this seemingly alarming trend, Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott dispelled a myth.More >>
  • WIS Perspective: Medicaid expansion

    WIS Perspective: Medicaid expansion

    Wednesday, February 6 2013 10:48 AM EST2013-02-06 15:48:44 GMT
    So far, the political debate about Medicaid expansion has been about the role of federal and state governments in providing financial support for healthcare services and the impact that may have on ourMore >>
    So far, the political debate about Medicaid expansion has been about the role of federal and state governments in providing financial support for healthcare services and the impact that may have on our state budget.More >>
  • Perspective: A WIS Editorial on National Wear Red Day

    Perspective: A WIS Editorial on National Wear Red Day

    Thursday, January 31 2013 4:42 PM EST2013-01-31 21:42:30 GMT
    Heart disease is the #1 killer in America claiming over 2000 lives a day. Heart disease is particularly deadly for women, surpassing deaths from all cancers combined. The American Heart Association invitesMore >>
    Heart disease is the #1 killer in America claiming over 2000 lives a day. Heart disease is particularly deadly for women, surpassing deaths from all cancers combined. The American Heart Association invitesMore >>
  • Perspective: A WIS Editorial on Lillian McBride

    Perspective: A WIS Editorial on Lillian McBride

    Thursday, January 24 2013 3:16 PM EST2013-01-24 20:16:05 GMT
    It took two months for Lillian McBride and those responsible for hiring and firing her to decide that she should resign her position as director of elections in Richland county. Now it seems that she mayMore >>
    It took two months for Lillian McBride and those responsible for hiring and firing her to decide that she should resign her position as director of elections in Richland County.
    More >>
  • Perspective: Wild Teachers

    Perspective: Wild Teachers

    Thursday, January 17 2013 7:57 PM EST2013-01-18 00:57:06 GMT
    What in the world is going on? The past weeks' headlines could have read "Teachers Gone Wild" with some very questionable behavior on the part of some educators exposed here in the Midlands. First, aMore >>
    What in the world is going on? The past weeks' headlines could have read "Teachers Gone Wild" with some very questionable behavior on the part of some educators exposed here in the Midlands.More >>
  • Perspective: Ice skating rink

    Perspective: Ice skating rink

    Thursday, January 10 2013 9:43 PM EST2013-01-11 02:43:08 GMT
    If you haven't visited the downtown ice skating rink on Main Street, you're in luck. Columbia City Council just approved keeping the rink open for another 2 weeks. Since opening on Thanksgiving, theMore >>
    If you haven't visited the downtown ice skating rink on Main Street, you're  in luck.More >>
  • Perspective: A WIS Editorial on the New Year

    Perspective: A WIS Editorial on the New Year

    As we ring in the new year, we naturally wonder just what's in store for us in 2013.  The biggest headline for the past few weeks has been the fiscal cliff negotiations, and although Congress successfully  rappelledMore >>
    As we ring in the new year, we naturally wonder just what's in store for us in 2013.  The biggest headline for the past few weeks has been the fiscal cliff negotiations, and although Congress successfully  rappelledMore >>
  • Perspective: Drug Problem

    Perspective: Drug Problem

    Friday, December 21 2012 7:50 PM EST2012-12-22 00:50:26 GMT
    This editorial received so many positive comments when it aired several months ago, that I decided to repeat it. It's about the drug problem I had growing up. As a youngster, I was drug to family reunionsMore >>
    This editorial received so many positive comments when it aired several months ago, that I decided to repeat it. It's about the drug problem I had growing up. As a youngster, I was drug to family reunionsMore >>
  • WIS Perspective: Fiscal cliff

    WIS Perspective: Fiscal cliff

    Thursday, December 20 2012 2:31 PM EST2012-12-20 19:31:49 GMT
    We are mere weeks away from the expiration of Bush-era tax cuts, or the fiscal cliff, and our congressional leaders are still bickering. Call me a skeptic, but I think it's all a bunch of posturing. The sameMore >>
    We are mere weeks away from the expiration of Bush-era tax cuts, or the fiscal cliff, and our congressional leaders are still bickering. Call me a skeptic, but I think it's all a bunch of posturing. The same folks that drafted the expiring cuts are now trying to unravel them, and trust me, they understand the ramifications. More >>
  • WIS Perspective: Newtown Tragedy

    WIS Perspective: Newtown Tragedy

    Thursday, December 20 2012 2:22 PM EST2012-12-20 19:22:41 GMT
    The unspeakable horror of last week's mass shooting of 20 innocent children and the educators who tried to protect them has triggered both national mourning and a renewed call for gun control. As a nation,More >>
    The unspeakable horror of last week's mass shooting of 20 innocent children and the educators who tried to protect them has triggered both national mourning and a renewed call for gun control.More >>
  • Perspective: A WIS Editorial on Jim DeMint's resignation

    Perspective: A WIS Editorial on Jim DeMint's resignation

    Thursday, December 13 2012 11:21 AM EST2012-12-13 16:21:25 GMT
    Jim DeMint's announcement last week to step down early from his Senate seat took everyone by surprise. His resignation to join a powerful Washington think tank speaks volumes about his resolve to be in aMore >>
    Jim DeMint's announcement last week to step down early from his Senate seat took everyone by surprise. His resignation to join a powerful Washington think tank speaks volumes about his resolve to be in aMore >>
  • Perspective: Voting Mess

    Perspective: Voting Mess

    Thursday, December 6 2012 9:25 PM EST2012-12-07 02:25:11 GMT
    Nearly a month afterRichland County’s botched election, we are still in the dark as to exactly howthis mess happened, who’s responsible, and what measures will be taken to makesure it never happens again.In spite of investigations by County legislatorsand the SC election commission, we still have no closure.More >>
    Nearly a month afterRichland County’s botched election, we are still in the dark as to exactly howthis mess happened, who’s responsible, and what measures will be taken to makesure it never happens again.In spite of investigations by County legislatorsand the SC election commission, we still have no closure. More >>
  • Perspective: A WIS editorial - Families Helping Families

    Perspective: A WIS editorial - Families Helping Families

    Tuesday, November 27 2012 11:31 AM EST2012-11-27 16:31:17 GMT
    It's that time of year once again when  WIS and the Palmetto Project partner for Families Helping Families. This year marks our 22nd anniversary and Families Helping Families was recently recognized byMore >>
    It's that time of year once again when  WIS and the Palmetto Project partner for Families Helping Families.More >>
  • Perspective: Thanksgiving

    Perspective: Thanksgiving

    Friday, November 23 2012 5:15 PM EST2012-11-23 22:15:41 GMT
    As we celebrate our nation's holiday of Thanksgiving, I urge you to reflect on what that holiday should really represent. A day of "thanks" – giving. It's really my favorite holiday because it bringsMore >>
    As we celebrate our nation's holiday of Thanksgiving, I urge you to reflect on what that holiday should really represent. A day of "thanks" – giving. It's really my favorite holiday because it bringsMore >>
  • Perspective: Men's bad behavior

    Perspective: Men's bad behavior

    Wednesday, November 21 2012 10:28 AM EST2012-11-21 15:28:58 GMT
    What is it about some charismatic, powerful men that causes them to do dumb things that ruin their careers, their reputations and their families?  Is their status so intoxicating that they just can't help themselves?More >>
    What is it about some charismatic, powerful men that causes them to do dumb things that ruin their careers, their reputations and their families?More >>
  • Perspective: Civility by USC Athletics Director, Ray Tanner

    Perspective: Civility by USC Athletics Director, Ray Tanner

    Monday, November 12 2012 3:33 PM EST2012-11-12 20:33:39 GMT
    One of the strengths of our community and state is the rich diversity of our backgrounds, experiences, beliefs and opinions. This diversity can make us better citizens and neighbors if we choose notMore >>
    One of the strengths of our community and state is the rich diversity of our backgrounds, experiences, beliefs and opinions.More >>
  • Perspective: A WIS editorial on the Hacking Scandal

    Perspective: A WIS editorial on the Hacking Scandal

    The hacking of  SC Department of Revenue's database has stunned and frightened everyone in our state.  As vulnerable as this makes us feel, the hacking scandal should also serve as a wake up call to takeMore >>
    The hacking of  SC Department of Revenue's database has stunned and frightened everyone in our state.  As vulnerable as this makes us feel, the hacking scandal should also serve as a wake up call to takeMore >>
  • Perspective: A WIS editorial on the new Facebook commenting system

    Perspective: A WIS editorial on the new Facebook commenting system

    You may have noticed some changes recently in the wistv.com comment system.  While we invite and encourages our online readers to weigh in on stories that we post, over the past several years we've seenMore >>
    You may have noticed some changes recently in the wistv.com comment system.  While we invite and encourages our online readers to weigh in on stories that we post, over the past several years we've seenMore >>
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