Archive for the 'Local' Category

Get to Know Your City Council Candidates

Tuesday, August 14th, 2007

Joe Guarino has begun receiving and posting responses to his City Council Candidate Questionnaires. So far he has answers from Robbie Perkins and Angela Carmichael. This was a great idea, and I’m glad to see that at least some of the candidates are participating.
Update: Joe wrote to point out that Lance Jones responded last week [...]

Cartoon: In the Name of Who?

Monday, July 30th, 2007

Cartoon: In the Name of Who?

A Piece of His (Purple) Mind

Friday, July 27th, 2007

Seymour Hardy Floyd is blogging again after a long absence. If you have any interest in what’s going on locally in the Greensboro area, you need to read Hardy’s thoughtful take on matters. Check out Seymour’s Purple Mind II.

I-yi-yi, indeed

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

From the Duke University website, on Friday July 20 (emphasis added):
By now many of you have read news accounts around iPhones and Duke’s wireless network … Cisco worked closely with Duke and Apple to identify the source of this problem, which was caused by a Cisco-based network issue.
Three days later, on Monday July 23, the [...]

Cartoon: Pulpit Forum Card Night

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

Update, October 2014: I’m removing this cartoon. After witnessing the mess in Ferguson this summer, and the discussions surrounding it, I don’t feel I can stand behind it any longer. The intentions behind it were good, but that doesn’t mean that I was right. There’s a lot more to issues around race than I had [...]

The State of Things – Picture of the Week

Tuesday, July 10th, 2007

My photo of the Fourth of July fireworks in Kernersville was selected as this week’s Picture of the Week for WUNC’s The State of Things on North Carolina Public Radio. Finding that out was a nice way to start the week!
Speaking of photos, the photoset for my recent southwest vacation is coming along slowly but [...]

Cartoon: Preservation Reservations

Monday, July 9th, 2007

Cartoon: Preservation Reservations

Kernersville Fireworks

Friday, July 6th, 2007

From this Wednesday’s Fourth of July festivities in Kernersville.

High Point Needs Your Prayers…

Friday, July 6th, 2007

… because our city council is about to fight a losing battle:
Mike Pugh got a standing ovation even before he finished telling the gathering for the “In Jesus’ Name” prayer rally Saturday that he is willing to take the fight to invoke the name of Jesus in opening City Council meetings all the way to [...]

Cartoon: Extravagant Options

Tuesday, June 26th, 2007

Cartoon: Extravagant Options