Prepping for Labor Day travel

The traditional end of the summer vacation season is almost here. The Labor Day holiday weekend is one of the busiest travel periods on the interstates, highways and roads across the country. Planning ahead and making sure your car is ready for your final trip before the kids settle in for the school year is […]

Door locks a first line of defense

Not so long ago, people didn’t feel the need to lock doors or windows. But times have changed, and so has the need to use locks for protection. According to the National Crime Prevention Council, most individuals don’t have the proper lock security. Only half of Americans have dead-bolt locks on all of the entry […]

Keeping your child safe at school

With the end of summer fast approaching, I want to cover school safety in the next two entries here on my blog. For most of the year, children spend more time at school than anywhere else other than their own home. At school, children need a secure, positive and comfortable environment to help them learn. […]

Scammers striking again

Do you know when a scam is calling? We’re told people are receiving phone calls from scam artists pretending to be from the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department. The callers are reportedly telling people they will be arrested for various reasons unless they stay on the phone and transfer money using a prepaid card. They also […]