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04/27/16 - 7:19 am
It truly is sad to realize that one of America’s two major political parties is on the verge of nominating a bigoted, loud-mouthed bankruptcy artist for president and all that GOP pooh-bahs can do about it is bleat like little sheep
04/07/16 - 5:45 am
Let’s spin the wheel and see where it lands:
03/23/16 - 6:52 am
They say the nastiest fights are over the smallest stakes, and the point was proven all over again Thursday night in South Boston. The occasion was a mass meeting of Halifax County Republicans, an event that featured various factions of the party casting Grand Old Poxes on each other’s houses. Because why? you ask. Get a load of this: the battle was over who gets to preside as county unit chair. Be still my beating heart.
03/10/16 - 7:03 am
It’s not often you see the Halifax County Board of Supervisors defy the will of a full room of citizens when rendering a decision, but that’s exactly what board members did Monday night by voting 7-0 to sell the old Halifax Elementary School property to Echelon Resources, a Richmond-based redevelopment company. Echelon’s proposal to convert the surplus school building into market-rate apartments has been overshadowed in recent weeks by a competing offer by Jack Dunavant, and the Halifax businessman and council member brought a big crowd in support of his plans for “Houston Place” to the supervisors’ meeting Monday night.
03/03/16 - 6:52 am
I hate to have to say I told you so, but I told you so — for the last 30 years, really, but with growing alarm over the past 15 years, give or take. A lot of y’all didn’t want to hear it, and mocked the very idea that a one-note liberal like me would have anything worthwhile to say on the subject, but it’s finally become impossible to deny the obvious: There’s something seriously wrong with the Republican Party.
02/25/16 - 7:29 am
02/18/16 - 8:46 am
Halifax County suffered the embarrassment of deadlocked government in 2015. In 2016, it looks to be America's turn.
02/11/16 - 7:12 am
Ever had that sinking feeling in the gut when you feel like you have to call out a friend?
02/10/16 - 8:33 am
Let’s dispel with this notion that this column writes itself.
01/28/16 - 7:41 am
From the Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction Department: This week, Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. offered his endorsement for the White House to one Donald J. Trump, who, if elected, will add Commander-in-Chief to a résumé that already includes strip joint landlord.