March 14, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

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THE WHIG PARTY

In the 1830s, the Whig Party was a major political party and a rival to the Democratic Party. More...

LOOKING BACK

{this week in Burke County history}

10 YEARS AGO – MARCH 19, 2008  Nearly 30 roads in Burke County, including highways 305, 23 and 88, were closed following two tornadoes which touched down here. More...

PERPLEXITIES

I was gazing at a picture of myself with five very active, very distracted children who appeared to have no interest in getting their picture taken.  I was perplexed by the picture.  Not because each child was looking in a different directi More...

BECOME YOUR BEST

Have you ever gotten to a place in life where you ‘re not sure where to go next? Do you know what it feels like to be bogged down, covered up and overwhelmed? You can’t see the light at the end of the tunnel? More...