Newkirk Park a shining testament of community

James Newkirk had to be smiling down on the park named in his memory Saturday, as nearly 100 people gathered for the re-dedication of the outdoor spac...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Remembering Jackie Robinson

Remembering Jackie Robinson

One could argue that America’s struggle for justice is as old as the nation itself, and this may help explain why one of the goals of our nation...

April 24th, 2016 updated: April 24th, 2016. |  


Herring plaque must be restored

It’s unclear what happened to the plaque erected at Roseboro’s National Guard Armory in honor of World War II veteran and native son Geddi...

April 17th, 2016 |  


Byrds show commitment with Domino’s expansion

When small businesses take bold steps they deserve to be applauded. That’s why we are tipping our hat to Domino’s in Jordan Plaza today.Ow...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Program making dent in dropouts

It’s never been more important than now for young people to earn their high school diploma. And that’s why it’s so satisfying to see...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Restoring opportunity and hope

Restoring opportunity and hope

Some 48 years ago, during the early Spring of my senior year at Clinton High School, just weeks before my high school graduation, I was anxiously awai...

April 10th, 2016 |  


Fitness Renaissance continues to impact kids

Fitness Renaissance remains one of the most unique local community initiatives we have ever seen, and it’s one that’s proven success can b...

April 3rd, 2016 |  


Cashwell a real-life hero

Kyle Cashwell is an amazing man.We’ve known it for a long time now, as we’ve watched the one-time EMS first responder fight his way back f...

April 3rd, 2016 |  


Do we show love or place stones?

“And behold, there was a great earthquake: the angel of the Lord descended from heaven, and came and rolled away the stone from the door and sat...

March 27th, 2016 |  


Judge Garland deserves consideration

Judge Garland deserves consideration

While taking high school civics, students learn that the U.S. Supreme Court consists of eight associate justices and a chief justice. They also learn ...

March 26th, 2016 |