Tag: COVID-19

Remote learning will continue for rest of school year as Roy Cooper extends NC school closures

by Lindsay Marchello Raleigh, NC – Students won’t return to classrooms this school year, but instead will continue learning from home.  Initially, Gov. Roy Cooper’s executive order closing schools would have expired May 15. He announced Friday, April 24, the…

A prudent reopening is sustainable

by John Hood A couple of weeks ago, I wrote a column arguing that while a stay-at-home order might be justified as an initial response to an immediate and poorly understood public-health threat, it wasn’t “sustainable” for more than a…

What we learned this week

By Kevin Roche From a science or epidemiological perspective the primary learning this week, gleaned from a variety of studies, most of which have been summarized in other posts, is that, as suspected, the true number of people who are…

ClydeFest To Go 2020 on for April 25

by April Starling Bynum, NC – The Chatham Arts Council’s 18th annual ClydeFEST, an old-school kids’ arts carnival celebrating folk artist Clyde Jones, is taking a creative spin this year to keep the community safe amid COVID-19. ClydeFEST-to-Go, sponsored by…