Sam Hieb

Contributing Editor

Posts by Sam Hieb (page 827)

  • What’s a guy to do?

    Rockingham County Schools Superintendent Rodney Shotwell has been cleared of sexual harassment charges– in Georgia. Tamara Tisdale, a former Macon County Schools employee, accused Shotwell of sexual harassment in February. Shotwell resigned from his post as superintendent in Macon shortly before accepting the position in Rockingham County in May.
    Sam Hieb, October 25, 2006
  • Just another day at the circus

    Interesting perspective from Beverly Hinson in today’s latest N&R article on the controversy surrounding her ex- husband: Hinson’s ex-wife said the department’s Criminal Investigations Division showed her parts of a 29-page file focusing on her. She said the department was trying to determine who compiled the dossier. Beverly…
    Sam Hieb, October 25, 2006
  • Political jobs

    In its endorsement of BJ Barnes for Guilford County sheriff, the N&R writes: Challenger Berkley Blanks’ primary criticism of Sheriff BJ Barnes is that he’s too deeply involved in partisan politics. But that goes with the territory. Republican Barnes is no more politically motivated than his Democratic predecessors. It…
    Sam Hieb, October 25, 2006
  • All for one, one for all

    The Winston-Salem Journal lays into Rep. Virginia Foxx for her “misleading fundraising” tactics: Twice in recent weeks Foxx has written to her supporters claiming that she desperately needed money because “The Democrats, New York Times and Winston-Salem Journals of the world want to distort my record of conservative and…
    Sam Hieb, October 25, 2006
  • They vote, you decide

    With one eye on the World Series, I decided to take a look at…
    Sam Hieb, October 24, 2006
  • Help a brother (or sister) out

    Virginia Foxx seems to be doing her part, even if other Republicans aren’t.
    Sam Hieb, October 24, 2006
  • Here, there..

    …and everywhere? Thomasville Times editor Lisa Wall discusses possible political meddling with the Thomasville Police Department.
    Sam Hieb, October 24, 2006
  • Paying the price

    A Rams Club booster lays the UNC’s football woes squarely at the feet of athletic director Dick Baddour: “He’s picked two losers already,” said Maurice Koury a generous Rams Club booster from Burlington, referring to Bunting and his predecessor Carl Torbush. Here’s the really bad news: Bunting, 25-42…
    Sam Hieb, October 24, 2006