Columns

Life saving ‘drugs’ arrive just in time

Just one more week and I would been a goner…pushing up daises; sleeping with the gophers; six feet under. Thank goodness for a quick and ... Read more | Add your comment

We don’t do ‘hurry-up’ very well

With 35 years in this business, all spent at North Carolina-based newspapers, I consider myself an authority on Southern living. Over the years, I’ve penned ... Read more | Add your comment

35 years; ‘water’melons; Brunswick stew less

Maybe it only felt like 110 degrees on Aug. 2, 1979. I was as nervous as a you-know-what in church on that steaming hot summer ... Read more | Add your comment

Allen-Murray deserve recognition

On at least two previous occasions, the Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald has lobbied the Hertford County Board of Education to study the possibility of allowing the football ... Read more | Add your comment

Duh…what did they say??

Have you ever wondered why athletes are paid millions for playing children’s games? Based on a little research, the answer is because the majority of ... Read more | Add your comment