Yadkin Ripple- RSS OPINION Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION Fri, 28 Nov 2014 13:22:09 EST 1800 Night miracles http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/150563551/Night-miracles They were the same, the ground and the sky, they seemed interchangeable. It was a bit confusing to the senses — as in which way is up? The feeling of awe barely describes the scene, a scene so long in coming. How was it possible to have missed... Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:40:09 EST Stone Mountain News http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/150560314/Stone-Mountain-News Local author, Diane Trott, will be at BookFest in Sparta on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. selling her recently published book, “Cherokee Inc. The Case of the Incinerated Indian,” and signing them. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:03:12 EST Did I get a calling? http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/150311188/Did-I-get-a-calling About 25 years ago I made a decision to move out of Winston-Salem into a more open and natural setting. Or, at least I thought I did. One of the tricky parts of getting older is accepting the reality that so many things are outside our control. Even... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 04:47:11 EST One more reason to live in a small town http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50807325/One-more-reason-to-live-in-a-small-town I have lived in Tulsa, Oklahoma; Atlanta, Georgia; Charlotte, Asheville and Winston-Salem. My current address is East Bend. Something drew me away from the larger cities; perhaps my love of peace and quite, or my need to be around and photograph... Thu, 2 Oct 2014 05:10:04 EST What’s new at New Horizons http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50814521/Whats-new-at-New-Horizons I guess you could say September had a transportation theme at New Horizons Adult Day Services, Inc. After visiting Tractor Brown's Museum and Event Center in Yadkinville, we decided to make a visit to The Transportation Museum in Spencer. When... Thu, 2 Oct 2014 01:27:11 EST