South Boston News & Record
and Mecklenburg Sun
03/22/17 - 6:30 am
Supervisors push back at $20 million request for outdated buildings
03/22/17 - 6:28 am
Tommy Brankley, ED-8 rep, dies at 85
03/22/17 - 6:06 am
Test scores no longer enough for approval
03/23/17 - 5:24 am
- More A&E
03/15/17 - 7:53 am > Tom's Column
Okay students, test time is up. Put down your pencils and turn in your work. Well, whaddaya know — your grades are back already. Let’s see how everyone did.
News & Record
03/08/17 - 7:49 am > Tom's Column
Can we talk a moment, Trump voters? I promise to keep this amicable. Or try, at least.
02/22/17 - 8:09 am > Tom's Column
And on the final week of the first month in office, the Lord said, “Give it a rest.” And so we will. Well, not really. But at least you won’t be reading much about you-know-who in this week’s installment. Let’s see what other topics are banging on the door:
03/22/17 - 5:54 am > Tom's Column
While it’s almost impossible these days to avert your eyes from you-know-who, for the sake of furthering The Sun’s local mission I’ll try this week to pass on the latest explosions out of Washington. Instead, let’s cast our gaze at happenings here at home, give or take a few miles:
02/15/17 - 8:07 am > Tom's Column
“This guy appointed by Trump as an advisor on regulatory matters,” emailed a watchful reader back in late January, “is the same Icahn who raided Dan River Mills and sunk it in his predatory efforts to get control of it.
02/09/17 - 7:00 am > Tom's Column
Surely there must be few things more galling for a highly skilled professional woman than to be boxed into female stereotypes, but looking back at the soon-to-end tenure of Superintendent of Schools Dr. Merle Herndon, I have a hard time getting around the fact — openly acknowledged at the time — that her number one job upon coming to Halifax County was to clean up the messes left by her predecessor.