Sam Hieb

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Posts by Sam Hieb (page 835)

  • 12th Man

    The N&O’s Jim Jenkins wonders if Wake Forest’s successful football season may be the result of divine intervention: This year, the little school that grew up on a humble campus north of Raleigh is bedeviling schools of many times its enrollment, schools with stadiums and athletic budgets that…
    Sam Hieb, November 9, 2006
  • One down…..

    ….one to go. HP approves Polo incentives.
    Sam Hieb, November 9, 2006
  • Meanwhile, down I-40

    Two days after Greensboro voters reject a $5 million bond to fix up War Memorial Stadium, Winston-Salem addresses its own stadium issues. The new stadium would definitely involve public money, according to the Journal: What had last been discussed publicly in the summer as a $70 million project is…
    Sam Hieb, November 9, 2006
  • This just in…..

    Sam Hieb, November 9, 2006
  • The finger

    RMA fingers DBS. Discussion at Cone’s Note in the comments that N&R reporter Margaret Moffett Banks says it was explained to her that the only copy RMA had to examine was the one that was posted on Greensboro 101. That still doesn’t answer the question of…
    Sam Hieb, November 8, 2006
  • A better way?

    Certainly the Journal is disappointed Virginia Foxx was re-elected yesterday. That said, you’d think the fact that Democrats now control the House and may yet take over the Senate indicates that the system works. But noooooo….. There is a better way, and both North Carolina legislators and members of…
    Sam Hieb, November 8, 2006
  • Morning after

    I’m not sure what it says about politics in Guilford County when yesterday’s tightest race the humble little Greensboro Historical Museum. The N&R reports this morning that the museum bond passed by 142 votes, but a number of provisional ballots have to be counted this week. So the people…
    Sam Hieb, November 8, 2006
  • More bonds…

    WSFCS and Forsyth Tech bonds pass…. International Civil Rights Museum down 54-46…..War Memorial Stadium goes down 62-37.
    Sam Hieb, November 7, 2006