The Chapel Hill Herald: Editorial View All »

Oct. 25, 2014 @ 07:09 PM

Army retooling may focus on preventing war

Anyone wondering what the Army's future looks like got a good preview recently at a discussion during the Association of the U.S. Army Annual Meeting and Exposition in Washington.



The Chapel Hill Herald: Letters View All »

Oct. 21, 2014 @ 09:46 PM

Letters to the CHH editor, Oct. 26

Do you like the consequences of our past elections?



Columnist: Susan Gladin View All »

Oct. 14, 2014 @ 06:13 PM

Helpful hints for healthy house-sitting

We just returned from a much-needed weekend away and, as always, a house-sitter took care of things here.  “Things” needing care are primarily animals, and they can be demanding -- requiring detailed instructions and a bit of finesse to keep some in and others out. 



Columnist: Stanley Peele View All »

Oct. 25, 2014 @ 06:57 PM

Contenders for Martin seat on Court of Appeals

A strange thing happened during the first week of August 2014.   The Martin seat on the NC Court of Appeals was vacated.  The election will be in the November general election. On the morning of Aug. 1, no candidate had filed for that seat.



Columnist: Vicki Wentz View All »

Oct. 25, 2014 @ 12:13 PM

If only we’d known that we didn’t know what we thought we knew!

Just read another “news release” on the Ebola crisis in the United States ... boy, those are six words you never thought you’d say -- “Ebola crisis in the United States.” And, I’m no genius, but this didn’t have to happen, did it? I mean, here’s what essentially occurred:

 


Columnist: Susie Wilde View All »

Oct. 28, 2014 @ 01:59 PM

Wilde: Great books for learning disabled students

Recently I taught a professional development class for teachers that yielded fascinating discussions about books that best serve learning disabled students.