Career-tech lowers cost of college

Career-tech lowers cost of college

“Price of College Increasing Almost 8 Times Faster Than Wages,” reads a June 2018 headline in Forbes magazine. A recent USA Today story sa...

March 22nd, 2019 |  


Understanding scholarship letter

Understanding scholarship letter

Learning that the prospective college student is eligible to receive a scholarship is usually one of the more pleasant components in finding the best ...

March 22nd, 2019 |  


More than a place to keep stuff

More than a place to keep stuff

For the better part of the past 18 years my mother bugged me to get the last remnants of my property out of her house.Last weekend — a little mo...

March 22nd, 2019 |  



Evaluating forage stands for survival

Evaluating forage stands for survival

Well, it is officially … spring? Let’s see how long that lasts.There is an old weather tale which states that Forsythia bushes can forecas...

March 22nd, 2019 |  


Where did that come from?

Where did that come from?

A four-inch straight red line is cut across my forearm. I have absolutely no idea how I got it. I’m not entirely sure when I got it. It’s ...

March 21st, 2019 |  


It’s March Madness: Unionize the NCAA

When Zion Williamson’s foot broke through the sole of his Nike shoe on February 20th, the sporting world stood still.The consensus number one pl...

March 21st, 2019 |  


Bringing down the cost of college

Bringing down the cost of college

If we want hard work to pay off, we have to get the cost of college under control.When Connie and I went to college, a part-time job was often enough ...

March 20th, 2019 |  


We need to find a creek

We need to find a creek

Spring is at our doorstep and first signs of new life and new growth have begun bursting forth despite the frigid temperatures of recent days. It is t...

March 20th, 2019 |  


Silicon Valley’s next target: America’s farmers

How’re you gonna keep ‘em down on the farm after they’ve seen… Angus? Not the cattle breed, but the 1,000-pound “farmer ...

March 19th, 2019 |  


One night at Waffle House

One night at Waffle House

The first time I met David Lieurance, I stood at the police counter in the old Wilmington City Hall as I began my first tour of duty as a police offic...

March 19th, 2019 |