The City Council of Rocky Mount: ‘Point of Order’

A NEW PODCAST I THINK YOU WILL ENJOY AT http://anchor.fm/stepheny-houghtlin I went to the City Council meeting January 24 in time to listen to the public comments that were well given by good and articulate people. I want you to hear the story I have to tell concerning calling for a 'Point of Order.' It … Continue reading The City Council of Rocky Mount: ‘Point of Order’

Another Impossible Rocky Mount Housing Situation -Grant Money

Restored Bungalow on Rose St.Restored Bungalow on Rose St. Many of you will remember when Lindell Kay was writing for The Rocky Mount Telegram. I credit his articles about the City Council and City Management as the beginning of a new day for Main Street and beyond. His articles gave people courage to stop talking … Continue reading Another Impossible Rocky Mount Housing Situation -Grant Money

An Impossible Situation in Rocky Mount, NC Concerning Housing

My Favorite Architect Great Granddaughter Annaclaire turns six in February. She often says things that surprise me and seem beyond her years. She was having a conversation with her Mama about kindergarten. She asked, "When are they going to teach something hard?" Mama said, "What do you mean?" "I want to be able to figure … Continue reading An Impossible Situation in Rocky Mount, NC Concerning Housing