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Off and Literally Running

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, August 25, 2018, 11:12 a.m. The game was played at 8 p.m. instead of 7:30 because the likelihood a week earlier was that it would be too hot to meet the South Carolina High School League’s … Continue reading

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Here’s to Our Old High School, Hail, Hail, Hail …

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, August 19, 2016, 11:20 a.m. Athletes arrive in as many gaits as Tennessee Walking Horses. They saunter. They trot. They amble. Some seem frightened. Some seem self-conscious. Some think the whole affair is hilarious. Everyone gets … Continue reading

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The Hay Will Now Remain in the Loft for a While

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, August 13, 2016, 11:45 a.m. Now the wait. The Raider fans wait in Laurens, not to mention Gray Court, Hickory Tavern, Owings, Waterloo, Ora and Ekom Beach. The Red Devil partisans stretch from Clinton out to … Continue reading

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For the Red Devils, It Took a While

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, March 18, 2016, 10:56 a.m. This bright morning began with Kierkegaard offering, via tweet, an opportunity to watch photos of the world’s great volcanic eruptions. It’s hard to top that. I bided my time. Watched a … Continue reading

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Passing Perfection and Knee Rejection

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, November 17, 2014, 8:57 a.m. You win some. You lose some. Furman tore up Wofford. I tore up my knee. I’m hobbling around in the “maybe it’ll get better” stage. My right knee has been bothering … Continue reading

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