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04/15/15 - 7:29 am > Tom's Column
Maybe the news isn’t quite as thick as the pollen nowadays, but there’s still plenty of activity out there to sift through. Let’s take a sniff:
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04/09/15 - 7:18 am > Tom's Column
You gotta love this observation from Fifth District Rep. Robert Hurt: “I am advocating for policies and a discourse in Washington that follow the example that … state and local officials set in their roles.” Say, has anyone noticed our congressman setting foot in Halifax County lately?
04/02/15 - 5:46 am > Tom's Column
Get out your nun costumes, everyone, and let’s sing along:
04/01/15 - 6:50 am > Tom's Column
03/26/15 - 5:57 am > Tom's Column
Occasionally in this business, news stories resonate long after the front pages find their way to the recycling bin (or are digitized and cast out into the endless ether of the Internet). Case in point for yours truly: the mass firings last year of McDonald’s workers in South Boston and Clarksville. I wrote about this episode back in May 2014 after WSET-13 did its initial news segment, and in so doing I learned a few things about the low-wage economy that I had no real clue about beforehand.
03/25/15 - 6:45 am > Tom's Column
March howlers lead to the April showers?