January 18, 2017

Amy Neiwirth is a Columbus-based artist who makes tiny clay models of popular foods: pizzas, cakes, waffles, even retro TV dinners.

But Neiwirth, 35, doesn't eat any of those foods herself — not the conventional versions, anyway. She's one of the 3.1 million Americans who follows a gluten-…

Hax: Daughter resents mom's resentment of in-laws

January 18, 2017

Q After another weekend hosting my parents, I'm at a loss for how to end a recurring fight with my mother. She perceives that we spend more time with my husband's family and/or enjoy their company more ... and as a result, her feelings are hurt.

We've tried to minimize comparisons, not tell…

Area school events Jan. 17

January 17, 2017

Pitt County Schools

High school students begin exams Wednesday and continue through Monday. Students will be dismissed on an early-release schedule (three hours early) following the morning exam period.

Teacher workdays scheduled for Jan. 23-24 are now regular school days, and Jan. 25 is scheduled…

Rose wins honors in Cyber Patriot Competition

January 17, 2017

J.H. Rose High School students recently received honors in the preliminaries of the U.S. Cyber Patriot Competition.

The competition puts teams of high school and middle school students in the position of newly hired information technology professionals tasked with managing the network of a small…