"Think carefully about whether you want to stay in this class," the Intro to Communications professor told us. "Because I will ruin TV, and probably, movies, for you for the rest of your life." Most everyone laughed. The professor, with whom I took many future classes, didn't ruin television or movies for me. However, he may have ruined them for everyone who has ever watched a movie with me.
Two to three weeks ago, I had to pick Corbin up from school early for a dentist appointment. I got to his school and went through the signing out process and was waiting for him when he comes walking through the office doors, wearing a coat. It was during one of the warmer weeks recently so Corbin didn't wear a coat to school that day. I looked at Corbin and immediately reminded him that he didn't wear a coat to school that day.
Officially, Donald Trump's title is now President-Elect Trump. Next year, on inauguration day, he can drop the "elect" as he will become President Trump when that occurs. Trump will become Chief Executive of the United States. The 45th President in our history. What kind of president will Trump be?
Tammie McGee, who serves Media Relations Representative with Duke Energy, has made a number of claims about the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, and those of us who oppose it, that are simply not true, or are distortions of the truth.
A Coronation Ceremony marked the climax of the Miss Rocky Mount Pageant in 1968 as Betsy Jane Griffin was crowned Miss Rocky Mount of 1969 by Susan Beard (right), Miss Rocky Mount 1968. Standing are Deborah Powell (left) and first runner-up, and Barbara Ann Andrews, second runner-up. The pageant was sponsored by the Rocky Mount Jaycees and was held in the Rocky Mount Senior High School Auditorium. This photo originally published in The Graphic on December 19, 1968.