Write Again . . . “Then you visited me”

For many, many years it has been a real privilege for me to be a part of singing groups that regularly entertain the residents of ... Read more

50 going on 30: Turning back the clock through exercise

Getting older can almost be summed up by a joke a friend of mine once said: “At this age when I get out of bed ... Read more

Write Again . . . Then ‘all is well’

The fog creeps in on little feet. Well, that’s how a renowned writer once described it. Imagery. Metaphor. So. Just where am I going with ... Read more

Dishing the dirt: Pruning the Muscadine grape vine

By JANE BOSTON and CHRIS YOUNG Muscadine grapes (Vitis rotundifolia) are sweet and juicy — excellent for making wine or preserves. The vine is highly ... Read more

My turn: Lower property taxes an issue for every candidate

Nothing excites the imagination of our county board like spending other people’s money, and the county’s property taxes give them plenty to be excited about. ... Read more