Category: Politics

Pinehurst 2011: A mayoral connection?

It appears that — if Nancy Fiorillo and David McNeill are successful in November — The Village of Pinehurst and The Town of Southern Pines will have a very friendly working relationship. Fiorillo worked for McNeill when he was the…

Pinehurst 2011: The Village Green

  Plans to update or revamp the village’s historic downtown area have been a hot topic for the last couple of years.  Controversies have grown from village government’s consideration of the NewCore development strategy, the proposed Village Chapel expansion, and…

Preaching today’s sermon … The EEOC!

A recent item in The Wall Street Journal indicates that the federal bureaucracy is taking an increasing interest in regulating the internal affairs of America’s churches: Today, the Obama administration will invite the Supreme Court to open a new front…

He’s so poor that he ONLY has two flat-screen TVs!

BarryO and his zombie followers like to repeat this mantra about “the rich getting richer, and the poor getting poorer.” The BarryO-ites like to preach about the poverty rate exploding (thanks to those mean Republicans).  We’ve even been hit by…

Pinehurst 2011: Water, Agua, eau

  Moore County has had more than its fair share of water drama in recent years.  Long periods without rain have mad water access  — in a county with limited natural water resources — an adventure. Southern Pines has its…