Yadkin Ripple- RSS OPINION Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION Sat, 20 Sep 2014 22:58:33 EST 1800 Letter to the editor http://yadkinripple.com/news/letters/50642241/Letter-to-the-editor To the editor: Thu, 18 Sep 2014 03:42:08 EST What’s new at New Horizons http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50556267/Whats-new-at-New-Horizons Last week at NHADS we loaded up our new tiller, wagon, gloves, and grabbed some plastic bags from our Thrift Store to go harvest our vegetables from New Horizons Adult Day Services, Inc. Community Garden. We are so proud of our garden this year. With... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:22:05 EST What’s new at New Horizons http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50460593/Whats-new-at-New-Horizons We have fun every single day at NHADS (short for New Horizons Adult Day Services, Inc.) In fact, you never know from day to day just what new and unusual thing might occur. On a given day it could be from the commodes backing up to a state senator... Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:25:07 EST Luck of the draw, and good health http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50460452/Luck-of-the-draw-and-good-health I am one of the luckiest people in the world. I didn't do anything to deserve good luck, it just happened. My parents instilled solid values, and gave me a good education. I had a couple of wonderful careers; I married a very pretty and smart... Thu, 4 Sep 2014 10:12:08 EST A hayfield http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50316183/A-hayfield I have a hayfield, a dome shaped oval of about four acres. A gravel drive skirts one side and leads to my house. Just in case you've been in the city too long, let me define a hayfield. It's a lot like your front yard, but much larger, and... Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:18:07 EST Politicians should represent all constituents http://yadkinripple.com/news/editorial-opinon/50168908/Politicians-should-represent-all-constituents Whether someone agrees with another's viewpoint or not, elected officials, or potential elected officials, should make every effort to respond to requests for interviews and to respond to their constituents' concerns and... Thu, 7 Aug 2014 04:19:06 EST Letter to the Editor http://yadkinripple.com/news/letters/50091310/Letter-to-the-Editor To the Editor: Thu, 31 Jul 2014 14:31:07 EST