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Remember when

Remember when

Wimauma was a city like Tampa, Plant City and Temple Terrace? By PENNY FLETCHER penny@observernews.net Having only moved to South County in January 1980, I don’t remember the City of…

You, me and business

You, me and business

There are real laws about driving a golf cart By DANA DITTMAR CEO, SCC Chamber Periodically, over the six-plus years I’ve written this column, some have elicited an unexpected torrent…

Positive Talk

Positive Talk

Visibility — one of the keys to success By WILLIAM HODGES hodgespress@gmail.com Can you imagine what kind of world it would be if everyone hid their light under a bushel?…

Safe at Home

Safe at Home

A $20,000 pot of gold is at the end of this vet’s rainbow By JIM CURTIS Jim.Curtis48@icloud.com My mission was to establish an affordable family lifestyle for Mo, where his…

Faith in Fitness

Faith in Fitness

Sight, sounds, smells of India By ROSIE KORFANT Since visiting India over 25 years ago, I knew I wanted to return. Two years ago, God began “niggling” at my spirit to…

Remember when

Remember when

The Riverview area was also called Peru? By PENNY FLETCHER penny@observernews.net It’s hard to believe I’m already writing the second column in 2017 and that it’s been four months since…

You, me and business

You, me and business

What do we actually do here at the chamber? By DANA DITTMAR A couple of weeks ago, someone asked me what all we do here at the Sun City Center chamber. I’ve…

Positive Talk

Positive Talk

The effective manager By WILLIAM HODGES hodgespress@gmail.com At the beginning of one of my supervisory seminars, I give the attendees my objectives for the time we will spend together. Then…

Safe at Home

Safe at Home

Those who make a difference By JIM CURTIS Jim.Curtis48@icloud.com “Hey, are you okay?” a voice cried out from the lanai not far from where Mo lay on the ground. Mo…

Remember when

Remember when

The abandoned Spanish-style building in Ruskin was a theater? By PENNY FLETCHER penny@observernews.net I moved to South County in January 1980 and have always wondered about the Spanish-style two-story building on…

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