Where do I sign to be undocumented?

Where do I sign to be undocumented?

As was the case with millions of other Americans, Donald Trump caught my attention as a presidential contender when he promised early on to get tough ...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Free labor doesn’t last, but the memories do

Free labor doesn’t last, but the memories do

This morning my niece started bellyaching that her babies aren’t babies anymore as she signed the youngest up for pre-school. The middle one is ...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Who will pass the torch?

Who will pass the torch?

Following His death, burial and resurrection, Jesus remained on the earth for 40 days. Preparing His disciples for His departure back to heaven, He ve...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Happy to live in the greatest country

Happy to live in the greatest country

Every now and then I see something in the news which makes me very happy to live in the greatest country in the world. That country is the United Stat...

August 24th, 2016 |  


Smartphone zombies (addicts) are taking over

Smartphone zombies (addicts) are taking over

The other day while driving through our fair city of Mount Airy and stupidly thinking I could actually get across town in a timely manner, the inevita...

August 21st, 2016 |  


City schools’ offer unusual, but good to see

City schools’ offer unusual, but good to see

I found it quite interesting to read Jeff Linville’s report today (page 1A) regarding the move by Mount Airy City Schools to reach out to the lo...

August 21st, 2016 |  


Passing the torch in the church

Passing the torch in the church

Statistics reveal that church attendance is on the decline in America. Many Christian denominations and fellowships report stagnant growth. As one loo...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Beware social media if you want a job

Beware social media if you want a job

A couple of days ago, my friend Nicole posted a thought-provoking public service announcement on her Facebook page.She works for a law firm but she is...

August 19th, 2016 |  


Teflon Hillary keeps dodging scandals

Teflon Hillary keeps dodging scandals

In last week’s column I mentioned Hillary Clinton.A friend and staunch supporter wanted to know why I didn’t love Hillary as much as she d...

August 17th, 2016 |  


We can’t hide the character of our city

We can’t hide the character of our city

Flea markets represent the American entrepreneurial spirit at its most basic level. People assemble to sell stuff. There’s little regulation in ...

August 17th, 2016 |