July is a time for food, fireworks, family and friends. It's one of those special times of year when we pause to celebrate our nation and appreciate our community. In keeping with that spirit, it's also a good time to reflect about those who have contributed time and energy toward helping us have a better life.
Danny Turner is one such person. A successful businessman, Danny owns a company that provides good jobs for 40 employees.
His story starts at the foot of the Smokey Mountains in Greenville County, South Carolina, where he was born.
Like many young people, he served our country after he graduated high school. He joined the U.S. Navy and spent four years working in navigation and nuclear submarines.
When Danny finished his tour with the Navy, he moved to the Florence area. He got a job running the Florence-based operation of a glass company headquartered ...