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 |  


Admissions scam — a fast track to jail?

Is it possible to have a “new” news story? We now have a college admission’s scandal. Breaking stories of wealth and influence trade...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Totally in the dark

Totally in the dark

Click. Nothing.Click. Nothing.Click. Nothing.After the third click-nothing and calling myself an idiot for the third time, it finally sank in … ...

March 18th, 2019 |  


Agriculture: Food for life

Agriculture: Food for life

And on the eighth day, God looked down on his planned paradise and said, “I need a caretaker” — so God made a farmer. I think you ha...

March 15th, 2019 |  


Why is that person out of jail?

Why is that person out of jail?

One of the biggest complaints I hear is that people who are arrested get right back out of jail.Most of us have never been in jail. Most of us have ne...

March 15th, 2019 |