Category : Southeast

Southeast / Virginia - 8 months ago

Temps expected to drop later in the week

Christopher Baldwin @Chris_Baldwin The week is forecast to begin with warm weather in the upper 70s to mid-80s, but cool weather with nightly lows dropping into the upper 40s and mid-50s is expected during the latter part of the week, according to...

Southeast / Virginia - 8 months ago

In Defense of Youth Organizing

The late Coretta Scott King once said, “Freedom is never really won. You earn it and win it with every generation.” With every generation, movements for political change have been buttressed by the energy, talent, resolve, creativity and dedication...

Southeast / Virginia - 8 months ago

County facilities changes aimed at saving money

Cleveland Tinker @ClevelandTinker Getting the most bang for their buck will guide Alachua County officials' plans for where they will house some departments in the future. Those plans include renovating the former Public Defender’s Office for the E...

Southeast / Virginia - 8 months ago

How to keep your competitor from poaching

Q: I own a small business and when I land a large project I often subcontract with other small companies whom I consider business partners, so that I can provide a wider range of services. That’s why I was shocked and not happy to learn that one of...

Southeast / Virginia - 8 months ago

Layoffs Coming to Vermont’s Castleton University

CASTLETON, Vt. — Vermont’s Castleton University is going to be reducing its staff through layoffs, elimination of positions and early retirements as part of an effort to close a $1.5-million operating loss for the current year, officials said. Castl...

Southeast / Virginia - 8 months ago

Concordia College Alabama to Close

SELMA, Ala. — Concordia College Alabama, a historically black Lutheran college, will close its doors at the end of the spring semester. The Selma Times-Journal reports Dr. James Lyons, the college’s chief transition officer and interim president, sh...

Southeast / Mississippi - 8 months ago

The Envelope Please: Your Guide to the Oscars

by Kam Williams Who Will Win, Who Deserves to Win, Who Was Snubbed If you’re planning on entering an Oscar pool at the office or online, you might want to check out my pix first. After all, given my immersion in movies, movie biz and movie buzz, t...

Southeast / Florida - 8 months ago

2018 Final Olympic Medal Count

Although the 2018 Winter Games logo for this year’s Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea may resemble a box and a star, look closer. PyeongChang's Olympic committee claims that the box on the left represents harmony between heaven, earth and man, wh...

Southeast / Alabama - 8 months ago

HBO Video:13-Year-Old Allowed to Easily Purchase Gun

In an upcoming HBO Special, store owners appear to allow a 13-year-old boy to purchase a gun.  This was part of a social experiment that was conducted back in 2016, according to The Sun.  Now that there’s a fierce gun debate happening in America aft...

Southeast / Florida - 8 months ago

Olympic Watch # 3

Although the 2018 Winter Games logo for this year’s Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea may resemble a box and a star, look closer. PyeongChang's Olympic committee claims that the box on the left represents harmony between heaven, earth and man, wh...