“Normal,” our mother used to say, “is nothing more than a setting on the dryer.” Others say it is an illusion: “What is normal for the spider is chaos for the fly.”
A retirement community close to where my grandparents lived on their retirement shows a racist side that should concern us.
Infections from the COVID-19 Coronavirus continue to rise, even in rural Floyd County with an increase of 1 to thousands that have pushed the worldwide
We often hear those who want to keep statues and monuments to the confederacy claim that they represent Southern heritage. What, exactly, is that heritage? Slavery? Racism? The actions of traitors against our country?
Soon — too soon — more than 6,000 people will be dead from this pandemic. More than 122,000 have died nationwide along with 475,000 worldwide. Taking precautions are a matter of life and death.
Several Richmond police officers have been pulled from duty and are under investigation by the city’s Commonwealth’s Attorney.
More people turn out to support gay rights or protest a leash law for dogs in Floyd County.