A five-year-old Alabama girl had surgery last week, a surgery that no one, let alone a five-year-old, should ever have to face — all because of a trauma that no child should ever have to know.

— Friday, April 12 marked the 100th day of the new House Democratic majority. In her speech accepting the Speaker’s gavel in January, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi stated, “And I pledge that this Congress will be transparent, bipartisan and unifying; that we will seek to reach across the aisle …

Thorps Chapel Road residents have had considerable water damage in the last weeks. Most of the damage could not be seen from the main road. Eddie Walker family, Mike and Barbara Sturgeon, Brent Adams family, and Jim Caswell family, watched the rising waters on their property. Water filled th…

We are living in scary times and we are living in challenging times. It’s scary because we’re not sure what to expect and it is challenging, because there are a bouquet of options. I’m talking about climate change. We’re coming out of an unusual winter. Rain has overwhelmed us. A weather eve…

“But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.”

The ongoing national security and humanitarian crisis along our southern border is worsening and action is sorely needed to deal with it. Since October 2018, there have been 271,140 apprehensions by U.S. Border Patrol, a staggering number of migrants that are overwhelming our border patrol a…

(A foreword — This is a repeat of a column I wrote a couple of years ago. I am re-printing it because of an incident I witnessed at a restaurant right here in our area recently, whereby the ill-tempered, obnoxious snobs whom I wrote about at the restaurant in North Carolina could have been c…

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