Aug. 26, 2015 07:59
While I am not an avid consumer of golf, I must admit that it was quite intriguing watching Tiger Woods amass a vast crowd of onlookers as he knocked a dimpled ball around a green-saturated landscape at the Wyndham Championship this past weekend. Although he didn’t win, and many were perhaps hoping for that conclusion, it was still exciting....
Aug. 19, 2015 08:51
Growing up in the John Hughes, prep dominated Ronald Reagan 1980s in the mildly affluent western part of Winston-Salem rightly should have sheltered me from the emergence of hip hop from the gritty streets of NYC and the expansive neighborhoods of south central Los Angeles....
Aug. 12, 2015 08:43
I sometimes picture America as the Death Star after it was blown up by Luke Skywalker’s proton torpedoes, with people on the outside looking at us saying, “that thing is operational?!” Like we were once a viable country with something powerful to......
Aug. 5, 2015 08:54
For starters, summer hasn’t been official but for six weeks now and there are a good six and a half weeks left until it’s all said and done on Sept. 21. I never liked school much, and as soon as I could leave that mindset behind, I did so. Thus, I’m always caught miffed when the lament begins....
July 29, 2015 08:55
Sunshine Week is held every March and next year I plan not to forget it. Sponsored by a coalition of journalism associations and open government advocates, Sunshine Week is a time for reporters and the public to audit governments of all shapes and sizes on their public records policies....
July 22, 2015 08:49
On Thursday, July 9, transportation planners hosted a drop-in session at the Old Salem Visitor’s Center. The meeting was set up to raise resident awareness of all the changes that will be coming in the fall of 2016 when Business 40 will be shutdown to accommodate construction on roughly 1....
July 15, 2015 08:42
Hood has done an excellent job in this concisely written book of showing those of us with little knowledge of Martin’s background in Mecklenburg County politics, and later as a six-term member of Congress, the methods that made the man....
July 1, 2015 08:59
Have you been to a minor league baseball game recently? It’s impossible to drive through Winston- Salem and Greensboro and miss the stadiums—the former’s sitting on the edge of Business 40 and the latter’s in the heart of downtown. But no matter what, the seats are sporadically filled to give the impression of fullness from afar....
June 24, 2015 08:23
Greensboro City Council members are anxiously awaiting for the drama, formerly knows as SB36, to unfold tonight. The bill, which was expected to be voted on by the N.C. House of Representatives on Monday night, was delayed and rescheduled for today. The bill was first introduced by Senator Trudy Wade earlier this year and has been trudging along since....

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