Yadkin Ripple- RSS OPINION Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION Sun, 23 Nov 2014 23:20:41 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 What’s new at New Horizons http://yadkinripple.com/news/community_news-opinion_columns/50720696/Whats-new-at-New-Horizons What an adventure we had last week at New Horizons Adult Day Services, Inc. We toured the new Tractor Brown's Museum and Event Center owned by local businessman Nolan Brown. The museum is located on School Bus Garage Road in Yadkinville. If any... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:09:13 EST