Supreme Court Sides With Landowners


  Supreme Court Sides With Landowners In Koontz v. St. Johns River Water Management District, the high court finds it unconstitutional to use the permitting process as a tool of extortion. When Coy Koontz filed an application for a permit to develop 3.7 acres of a 14.9-acre parcel in 1994, he could hardly have imagined it […]

MOR Star Power!


The Taylor Planetarium at Museum of the Rockies features one of the world’s most advanced projection technologies. Called Digistar 5 and developed by Evans & Sutherland, this state-of-the-art projection system allows visitors to experience our universe and our world in vivid colors, dramatic motion and brilliant displays of light. Programs change regularly so please check […]

Blessed Experiences


Blessed Experiences Genuinely Southern, Proudly Black by Congressman James E. Clyburn (D-SC) Foreword by Alfre Woodard University of South Carolina Press Hardcover, $34.95 386 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-1-61117-337-6 Book Review by Kam Williams “From his humble beginnings in Sumter, South Carolina to his prominence on the Washington, D.C. political scene as the third highest-ranking Democrat in the […]

Top Ten DVD List for July 22, 2014


This Week’s DVD Releases by Kam Williams Top Ten DVD List for July 22, 2014   Detour   The M Word   Day of Days: June 6, 1944   The Suspect   Made in America: Jay-Z   An American Girl: Isabelle Dances into the Spotlight   Heaven Is for Real […]

Create A Dream


Join us for the 37th Annual Sweet Pea Festival August 1-3, 2014 Theme: Create a Dream NEW for Festival 2014 Celebrate the art of craft brewing in our new Beer & Wine Garden Volunteer for 3+ hours and receive free 3-day admission The Sweet Pea Run has returned Mobile water bottle filling station to refresh and reduce waste The first weekend of […]

TenPoint — 20 Years of Exceptional Crossbow Manufacturing


  TenPoint — 20 Years of Exceptional Crossbow Manufacturing Made in the USA. It’s a slogan well-known and oft repeated by Americans, who understand the sentiment not as a political slogan but in a patriotic spirit that is alive and well in Mogadore, Ohio, where TenPoint Crossbow Technologies is celebrating its 20th year as an […]

Deer Hunting Goes Green: Brenneke Lead-Free Shotgun Slug


  Deer Hunting Goes Green: Brenneke Lead-Free Shotgun Slug     A suitable replacement for lead has been a Holy Grail for ammunition manufacturers for years, as they come under more and more pressure to make lead-free projectiles available to hunters.  It has not been an easy search.   As shot shell makers found when […]

Tyler Perry Tribute to Motherhood Arrives on DVD


The Single Moms Club DVD Review by Kam Williams   Tyler Perry Tribute to Motherhood Arrives on DVD               Fast-food waitress Lytia (Cocoa Brown) survives paycheck to paycheck and has to rely on public transportation to get around. By contrast, Jan (Wendi McLendon-Covey), an ambitious executive at a prominent publishing company, has many modern amenities and […]