The View from My Section

Are emotions contagious? There’s a psychological phenomenon called emotional contagion that implies emotions produce energy that can be transferred from person to person. A typical example would be a coach’s […]

RDU has Direct Flights to Iceland

Iceland is now an easier trip from the Triad. Icelandair announced the start of a non-stop, six-hour flight from Raleigh-Durham to Reykjavik on May 12. Trips can be scheduled on […]

Working the Core

A friend at the gym recently told me that I should try “hot yoga.”  A vision of a wizened old man wearing a loincloth sitting in a lotus position, dripping […]

It’s Elementary

I walked through the front door of Stuarts Draft Elementary School a shy, timid six-year-old. My kindergarten year at Wetmore Elementary School in Utica, New York, was more of a […]

Reading and Writing Life Skills

Why am I learning this?   How many times do children entertain this question?  It’s a demand to know if the effort is worth it.   We can all recall […]

All About Ephesians

Ephesians is a letter written by a man named Paul, who is likely to have written this as he was sitting in prison. Paul had previously been a missionary to […]

Crisis Control Ministry

For the 18th year, the Carolina Classic Fair has partnered with Crisis Control Ministry to hold a community food drive sponsored by Pinnacle Financial Partners. All day on Wednesday, October […]