Abbey Norris will be honored Wednesday at the East Bladen Gym..begins at 9:45 a.m.…See John Clark’s article on sports page….A special young lady….
Today, an Army Community Covenant Signing Ceremony….1:30 at E-town City Hall…
Ever heard of Rocky Marciano?…former heavyweight boxing champ retired undefeated….I remember listening to the boxing match on an AM radio….lots of snap, crackle and pop…but fun…Oh, that was a cereal ad….but describes our AM radio.
I see families from other countries who have come to America for a better life….I know, sometimes we speak disrespectfully about how they arrived….but can’t imagine me surviving under similar conditions in another country…..and for the most part, most will work….and work at jobs we find others tend to walk away from….Just a thought….
NC schools are having a difficult time….The state is cutting funding, but leave mandates for the service in place. It may be a cut in their budget, but places more pressure on local officials…example…drivers education…So, where does the funding come from…me and you and more property taxes….Just a ‘shift’ by our honorables in Raleigh…shameful….’
Local commissioners begin reval hearings this week…
Who do you prefer as a presidential candidate???? Who do you think will win???? I agree, It is a little too soon to know who will eventually “toss” their name in the pool.
I think journalism is a great way to do public service, to have an impact on your community. Bob Shieffer.
I believe if a private citizen is able to affect public opinion in a constructive way he doesn’t have to be an elected public servant to perform a public service. Warren Beatty
My professional life has been about public service. My personal life I define very intently through my family. Bill de Blasio
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