This is what happens when politics and ideology overrule common sense. In their zeal to "reform" the voting system in North Carolina, Republican lawmakers pushed through a change that has created confusion, more work and wasted money.
At its height, The American Tobacco Company was the largest cigarette producer in the world. After it closed up shop in Durham in 1987, the campus of historic buildings sat empty for many years before being brought back to life as one of the largest historic preservation projects in North Carolina’s history. The end result is a home-run of adaptive reuse architecture.
Today, Dec. 21, is the Winter Solstice, which marks the shortest day and the longest night of the year in the Northern Hemisphere. In the Southern Hemisphere, today is the longest day and the shortest night.
At the Oct. 20 meeting of the Roxboro Kiwanis Club at Clarksville Station restaurant, Paula Marie Taylor, Brenda Hunt Moore and Louise Wright Oliver presented a program on the activities of the Paula Marie Taylor, Louise Wright Oliver and Brenda Hunt Moore (CCAG). Taylor indicated that it was established in October 2011 as a nonprofit corporation and that its mission is to inspire and encourage those with a cancer diagnosis. She displayed the logo of the organization, which is a multi-color ribbon around the neck of a butterfly.