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Tom McLaughlin

Digging in

We’re a little more than 10 days into the New Year and already the news items are piled high on the plate. Let’s dig in.

Decision time

Mecklenburg supervisors evidently have settled the question in their own minds of where the county's new consolidated school should go, and all in all, their decision is a solid one.

Stranger things (to come)

Truth really was stranger than fiction in 2017, a year you couldn’t have made up if you tried.

Less is Moore

When USA Today debuted in 1982, it ushered in the modern newspaper era with its full-color page designs, easily digestible charts and graphics and a snappy writing style that owed more than a little to the superficiality of TV news.

‘Tis the season

As Christmas approaches I feel a need to get right by Santa. Let’s see what we can contribute this week to the cause of peace and goodwill:

Let us count the ways ...

Congress is looking to do away with the Federal Historic Tax Credit program, which has been key to efforts to revitalize Southside Virginia. But let’s be real. The hit on historic preservation isn’t even on the list of the top 10 things wrong with whatever the Republican Party is calling “tax reform” these days.

With all the fixin’s

Consider this your optional meal plan for Thanksgiving: leftovers, loose scraps and covered-dish surprises. Let’s dig in:

Loud and clear

Among the messages from the Nov. 7 election: All politics is local.

Raise a toast

This one’s for you, Charlottesville

Going out on a high note

Since there’s no way at the time of this writing to say much intelligent about the outcome of Tuesday’s elections, let turn our attention to other matters (with one election-related exception):

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