Yadkin Ripple- RSS OPINION Feed http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION http://yadkinripple.com/section/OPINION Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:40:09 EST 1800 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 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