Birds Everywhere

 I looked out in the front yard yesterday and there were more birds than I think I have ever seen at one time in Aiken. There were tons of these little chipping sparrows all over the yard. As many as ten at a time lined up at the feeder. Not…

“The Little Boy” 1855

 This summer I read a story about local history that I had never heard. The "Aiken Standard" ran a story about "The Little Boy" who is buried in the back section of the old Graniteville Cemetary. I finally made a trip out to see the grave for myself. As the…