A member of the National Economic Council recently told reporters that the U.S. economy is in a “period of transition” as it recovers from the pandemic.

Most recently, I’ve had multiple individuals tell me they believe the public is simply unaware of the resources that we have whether that’s job training, food assistance or more.

How about that concert Sunday featuring Dr. Dre and everyone else who brought rap and hip-hop to the halftime show for the first time?

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, I’d like to take a break from serious commentary this week to share with you the luck that I have on this holiday.

On Friday, Gov. Glenn Youngkin announced the legislation, budget amendments, and initiatives he will be supporting to further his Day One Agenda priorities.

On Saturday, Governor Glenn Youngkin signed nine Executive Orders and two Executive Directives at the Virginia State Capitol, acting on several of his Day One promises to Virginians. 

It seems like everyone has COVID-19 right now, and Gov. Ralph Northam made a final COVID-briefing on Monday afternoon to issue a limited 30-day order to expand the number of available hospital beds, increase staffing capacity at hospitals and nursing homes, and allow public health agencies g…

Most of us know the story of St. Nick, and the traditions of gift giving this holiday season, but do you know the true meaning of Christmas?

I know I’m supposed to write opinion pieces about current events, but sometimes you have to take a break from writing about the high school, teacher salaries, road construction, pending legislation, and write a light-hearted column about Christmas movies.

It’s almost time for family and friends to gather around the dinner table filled with turkey and all the fixings to say what we’re thankful for this Thanksgiving holiday.

After I wrote about the closing of the elementary schools and the cost of building a high school, I realized that I needed to do more research to see how other new schools that have been built recently stack up in comparison to our high school.

Sunday a gentleman came in the office to get a copy of a recent edition of The Gazette-Virginian, and he mentioned that most of the familiar faces that he once knew were gone. 

It’s hard to believe that it’s been almost 20 years to the date since America was turned upside down by a terrorist attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.

When I first started my job here at The Gazette-Virginian in September of 2013, one of my first assignments was to cover a Halifax County School Board meeting.

I recently saw a quote that said, “thank you for being the dad you didn’t have to be.”

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