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.

Wheelchair-bound Carolina Forest student gets on-the-job training with Myrtle Beach Pelicans

Dylan Blanton of Carolina Forest, who is confined to a wheelchair, threw out the first pitch at the Myrtle Beach Pelicans game against the Down East Wood Ducks on Friday night at Pelicans Ballpark.
Josh Bell