Sunday, July 15, 2018

The problems of partisan politics

Slept in this morning, something rare for a many who rises before dawn and is at work as the sun comes up seven days a week. Part of the reason came from staying up until 2:30 a.m. finishing up an op-ed (opposite editorial) piece for...

Mistakes happen and should be corrected

I've been a newspaper reporter for more than half a century and have written thousands of stories over those five decades. Most of them were...

Rain, followed by wet, sticky heat

Familiar site in this wet Spring that is now the Summer where the rain never appears to end. The National Weather Service predicts an afternoon...

WH Press Secretary Sanders asked to leave Lexington restaurant

The co-owner of Lexington's Red Hen restaurant Friday night asked White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders to leave because she and the staff...

Man vs Mother Nature. She always wins

As longtime readers of Blue Ridge Muse know, Amy and I have battled Mother Nature for the past 14 years to keep our steep...

Small Town Summer dodges raindrops

Round two of Floyd's Small Town Music series dodged some rain for a good part of the music featuring the Jeff Little Trio along...