Where will the opponents in the USA TODAY Top 25 rank when they take on Clemson?

CLEMSON – Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney tried to feign surprise at being ranked fourth in the preseason. “Wow, man, wow!” Swinney said after Monday’s practice. NC State and Wake Forest, back-to-back early opponents expected to be Clemson’s top challengers in the ACC Atlantic Division, both made Monday’s preseason top 20 of the USA TODAY … Read more

Always on target – today and tomorrow, no matter the threat

The United States, its allies, and international partners face an unprecedented challenge in staying ahead of rapidly proliferating threats across multiple domains that show no signs of slowing down. From intercontinental ballistic missiles to low-flying cruise missiles and swarms of unmanned aircraft systems, the increasingly complex global operating environment requires a strong industrial base that … Read more

Watson Chapel votes on the new school today

Voters in the Watson Chapel School District will go to the polls today to approve or reject a $5.7 million increase that would cover the cost of a new high school and other improvements. Turnout during the early voting period was low. The Jefferson County Clerk’s office reported that 37 votes were cast via early … Read more

LogRock CEO: How much is compliance currently costing you?

When calculating the return on investment of compliance programs, trucking companies often look at the colossal costs that could be incurred after safety protocol has been breached. These costs include nuclear verdicts, insurance increases for those violations, and other repercussions. In an interview with FreightWaves, Hunter Yaw, co-founder and CEO of trucking compliance software provider … Read more

First JWST survey sheds new light on early galaxies

Two new images from NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope show what may be one of the first galaxies ever observed. Both images include objects older than 13 billion years, and one offers a much wider field of view than Webb’s first deep-field image, which was released to great fanfare on July 12. The images represent … Read more

Today’s Mortgage, Refinance Rates: August 9, 2022

Mortgage rates increased slightly today. Last week, the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate hit 4.99%, according to Freddie Mac. This is the first time this rate has fallen below 5% since early April. In general, rates have trended lower for the last two weeks, but are still somewhat volatile due to the current economic uncertainty. … Read more