Pam Kelley’s compelling book, “Money Rock: A Family’s Story of Cocaine, Race, and Ambition in the New South,” will be released next week and she will speak in Raleigh. It’s been called “a New South version of ‘The Wire.’”
Barack Obama has taken his practiced pauses back on the campaign trail in recent days to gin up Democrats’ energy to help ensure they recapture control of the House on Nov. 6 and — who knows? — maybe even the Senate.
Hurricane Florence closed nearly every major road and highway in eastern North Carolina due to flooding. Travel is dangerous because NC DOT advisories can’t keep up with changing and extreme weather conditions.
I was pleased to read “Tillis now says that man is contributing to warming” (Sept. 12) that reports Senator Tillis has apparently agreed that humans have had an impact on climate change. That is certainly a welcome change.