Monday, January 25, 2021
Jan. 28 marks one year since my husband and I brought home our four-legged, squirrel chasing, refrigerator stalking third member of the family.
Monday, January 18, 2021
How many of you have a task that you have to complete by the same time every two weeks?
Monday, January 11, 2021
My pastor, LuAnn Charlton, led the drive-in worship in the church parking lot. Her scripture was Psalm 51, but she focused on one sentence in the chapter: “Create in me a clean heart, oh God, and renew a right spirit within me.”
The other night we were watching television and I hear a promo for “Walker, Texas Ranger.”
Friday, January 08, 2021
Without consulting “the Google” or any other resource answer these questions. What are the three branches of government? How many justices serve on the US Supreme Court? What do we call the first 10 amendments to the Constitution? How many voting members are there in the US Congress? Name at…
Wednesday, December 30, 2020
I usually start my columns with a relatable story from my past, but in this case, I can say there has been nothing comparable to this past year.
Monday, December 28, 2020
Fans of action movies probably have a favorite superhero. Maybe you are old school and are drawn to the classic Superman who always came to the rescue right on time or more modern movie heroes and heroines.
Most Popular Stories
- New Leader for Popular MCC Program
- 3-2 Vote: MCS remains all-virtual until Feb. 8
- Deep Roots in Religion : Historic Church Trail tells county history
- “Found Nothing Materially Wrong” - Audit review mainly positive
- Masks Are Not The Only Problem: State Auditor Stops by Town Meeting
- Evelyn James
- New 2021 Harvest Seasons Established for Striped Bass on the Roanoke River
- Banana republic is bad, republic without bananas is worse
- “Needs To Be A Stop Put To It” - Reports of no masks in town hall reach Raleigh
- Mary Charles Godwin Coppage
Sorry, there are no recent results for popular images.
Wednesday, December 23, 2020
I turned 57 years old over the summer.
Thursday, December 17, 2020
Sometimes I simply amaze myself. Let me narrow that statement down a bit.
Thursday, December 10, 2020
It is no secret I have never been one to stay in the same place long.
The Martin County School System lost one of its biggest and best advocates recently when Alton Hopewell passed away on Nov. 16.
Thursday, December 03, 2020
Thursday, November 26, 2020
If you snore while you’re asleep in an empty room and nobody is there to hear it, is it really snoring?
Thursday, November 12, 2020
November 16 – next Monday – will be a special day in the life of this community newspaper sports reporter.
Yesterday morning, I decided to take a different path to the grocery store to purchase my daily lunch time caesar salad. But instead of traveling west, as I have done hundreds of times, I decided to experiment with a new route.
Thursday, November 05, 2020
The re-enactment at Fort Branch, which would be this weekend, has become another casualty of the COVID-era.
Thursday, October 22, 2020
It is hard to believe it has been four years since President Trump shocked the world by upsetting Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month.
Thursday, October 15, 2020
I was sitting in the drive-through lane of a local restaurant last Tuesday (Oct. 8) listening to some Van Halen in my CD player when I decided to scroll through the news feed on my cell phone.