Daily Archives: November 27, 2015

Training Fire-Prone Youth

I must admit, I am a tad skeptical about the potential efficacy of a program highlighted in the local daily, “Buncombe Agencies Work to Stop Arson by Youths.” Buncombe County’s Deputy Fire Marshal Terry Gentry says more than education is needed. Enter Firesafe Together, a new multiagency program in Buncombe County that works with referralsContinue Reading






For Your Mealtime Conversation

I prefer to stay as far away from peoples’ sacred, intimate relations as possible, but the XXX stuff is back in my face with the recent actions taken at Lake Lure Classical Academy not to discriminate against a LGBT club. The school is K-12, and that has parents saying the club is causing them toContinue Reading






This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

State legislators recently debated the flow of Syrian refugees into North Carolina, a controversial private prison maintenance contract, and a closed-door vote to boost the pay of University of North Carolina chancellors. Rick Henderson dissects the General Assembly’s responses to those hot-button issues during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Terry Stoops responds toContinue Reading