Bob Bestler

Bob Bestler

Book reveals a lot of what we didn’t know about Ulysses S. Grant

The scrupulously researched book, “Grant,” by Ron Chernow, catalogs the long-understood genius of Grant’s military skills, then sets the record straight regarding the much-less-understood two terms he served as president – years too often viewed as corrupt and incompetent, led by a chronic loser and an alcoholic to boot.

They escaped from SC prisons. Now they're still on the run decades later

South Carolina has a long history of prison breaks, which mostly ends with suspects taken back into custody. These criminals are still on the run decades later.