Editor’s Corner

December 2021 Editors Corner: Kim Hasty Her husband John called in August, urgency in his voice. And so Amy Rester got busy. “It’s been chaos,” she said. “But it wasn’t […]

Celebrating Hanukkah’s meaning and traditional foods

Celebrating Hanukkah’s meaning and traditional foods Beth Israel Congregation, at 2204 Morganton Road, will mark the end of Hanukkah on Sunday with a celebration scheduled from 4 to 7 p.m. […]

Friend’s Table celebrates opening

Portia Grady and Mahalia Robinson, co-owners of Friend’s Table Restaurant & Provision Co., held a tasting preview Nov. 16 ahead of their grand opening, which took place Saturday. Guests were […]

Love transcends barriers for Afghan refugee families

Transcending the language differences, the cultural differences, and the religious differences, one uniting element was apparent in the bustling dining room at Afghan Kabob Sunday. Love. “God’s love,” said Susie […]

U.S. Army Women’s Foundation Hall of Famer to speak at First Baptist Veterans Day event

First Baptist Church, at 302 Moore St., will host a two-day Veterans Day observance Saturday and Sunday. This year’s theme highlights the value of sharing. Saturday’s observance will include retired […]

A Beautiful Table and a Few Simple Tricks

By Kim Hasty My husband’s Aunt Carolyn is a woman of many talents. She enjoyed a long and successful career. She’s up on who’s winning the World Series and how […]

An 85th Birthday to Remember at 14,000 Feet

After a long and decorated military career in which he made over a thousand jumps, it was No. 1,126 that proved to be the most special of all for retired […]

Editor’s Corner November 2021

‘Everything will fall into place’ BY KIM HASTY It was many years ago, when I was a young mother and often exhausted, that someone presented me with the book, “The […]

Maxwell 3 on 3 Tournament continues to ‘create blessings’

By Gray Hurley Photos by McLean Roberts Correspondent College basketball legend and NBA star Phil Ford was the keynote speaker for this year’s Maxwell 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament Dinner […]

Vigil Honors Victims of Domestic Violence

Kelly Taylor clearly remembers the words of advice she received while still in nursing school.  “When you walk into a patient’s room, always remember that the person in front of […]