Our veterans need more than a day, they need a career

Guest Editorial by Thomas A. Kennedy America is home to 21.2 million veterans — men and women who were willing to risk their lives for our country. Unfortunately, many of these veterans face a daunting personal battle here at home: finding work. According to the labor department,...

Giving thanks extends through all of holiday season

To the editor: “Can you imagine a city of more than 250,000 without any banking for more than three weeks? For more than a week you could not spend money. There was literally nothing to buy, and no one wanted money, they wanted food and water. Very surreal feeling to be in a...

Toys for Tots collection at Seminary library until Dec. 15

  WAKE FOREST — Donate new toys through Dec. 15 for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve’s toys for Tots program at the Library Circulation Desk of Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, 120 S. Wingate St. The objectives of Toys for Tots are to help less fortunate children...