The Rocky Mount Telegram – The Unfolding Story – Leads Us To A New Beginning

Today's blog post is dedicated to my tutorial professor who reminds me from time to time that my job as a writer is to set us on higher ground. This admonishment caused me to think beyond the current crisis of allegations, where we are all focused, to what comes next once the future of our city … Continue reading The Rocky Mount Telegram – The Unfolding Story – Leads Us To A New Beginning

In Case You Missed the article In The Telegram Published On Nov. 25,’18

Sunday, November 25, 2018 - Rocky Mount Telegram                                          From Contributed Reports Twin County Hall of Fame Welcomes New Inductees Lanny Shuff left, and Sam Toler hold Toler's portrait during the Twin County Hall of Fame Induction … Continue reading In Case You Missed the article In The Telegram Published On Nov. 25,’18

Following Up-The Rocky Mount Telegram Leads to A Great Book

The other day I posted a two part series on The Rocky Mount Telegram which led me to a new author and book because I used a quotation from The Imperfectionists. If you have an interest in journalism you will LOVE this novel. I write another blog, Stephenyhoughtlin.com with reviews of books, about writing, gardening, travel, … Continue reading Following Up-The Rocky Mount Telegram Leads to A Great Book

Imagining a New Rocky Mount Telegram – Part 1

I intended to major in journalism. It never worked out. It didn't help that my junior year in high school I was turned down for a staff position on the Evanstonian, the school paper. Miss Stephens, the sponsor for the paper told me my grades weren't quite good enough, and for my sake, all the extra work on the … Continue reading Imagining a New Rocky Mount Telegram – Part 1