‘Canes preview upcoming Panthers agony

‘Canes preview upcoming Panthers agony

No one cares about the Carolina Hurricanes outside of Raleigh. That’s been my observation over the years.But it’s time to start paying som...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Acknowledging sorrow during festive season acceptable

Acknowledging sorrow during festive season acceptable

Christmas is not always the time of joy. For some people it’s a time of true and great sadness.I think one of the most obvious reasons to have a...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

There will be a Christmas singing at Garden Creek Baptist Church on Saturday at 3 p.m. The Couch Family and Crabgrass will be singing.The Traphill Mas...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Welcome to Elkin’s living room

Welcome to Elkin’s living room

“So, tell me about yourself,” a newfound friend asks.“Well, uh, whaddaya want to know?” you say.“Oh, I don’t know....

December 4th, 2017 |  


Misunderstanding with family leads to volunteering at Hospice

Misunderstanding with family leads to volunteering at Hospice

My uncle was exceptionally unkind to the kindest woman in the world, my mom, his sister. I was exceptionally unforgiving.He had Lewy body dementia. Th...

November 30th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Little Stone Mountain Baptist Church will have a Hanging of the Green on Saturday at 7 p.m. There will be refreshments afterwards in the fellowship ha...

November 29th, 2017 |  


No Christmas cheer in the capital

No Christmas cheer in the capital

In this season of peace and goodwill to all men, they had a big fight in the state capital — over the Christmas parade.For 43 years the Raleigh ...

November 27th, 2017 |  


Black Friday pinnacle of personality

Black Friday pinnacle of personality

This is the day I wait for all year. Most people call it Black Friday, but I call it the first day of Christmas.On the first day of Christmas you are ...

November 24th, 2017 |  


Stone Mountain News

Little Stone Mountain Baptist Church will have a Hanging of the Green on Dec. 2 at 7 p.m. There will be refreshments afterwards in the fellowship hall...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


Time for holiday traditions

Time for holiday traditions

The holidays are a special time for many. For some larger families, it may be the one time of the year that everyone gets a chance to gather together ...

November 22nd, 2017 |