Day: October 15, 2014

Some of us don’t pretend

I read a recent Chatham Chatlist post that reminded me why I don’t pretend. With that said, this is my opinion, so let’s pretend things are different just to paint a rosy picture that goes both ways. Let’s pretend voters didn’t get so tired of tax incr…

Investing in forests, trees, etc.

I am glad John Dykers mentioned the possibility that he might “replant with pines to send great grandchildren to school.” The proper management he mentions is an investment as well as long term commitment.

North Carolina’s last liberal

What was the greatest political upset in North Carolina political history? Old timers will tell you that it was Kerr Scott’s victory in the Democratic primary for governor in 1948. Scott, a dairy farmer from Alamance County, beat the favored candidate of the conservative wing of the party.

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