Aug 14, 2013
Salt Lake Tribune
Commentary: Capehart: Taking a stand against bigot...
I took a stand against religion-based anti-gay bigotry while sitting in the front pew for my aunt's funeral in North Carolina over the weekend.
"Invasive Species" takes over Satellite Gallery
North Carolina is no stranger to invasive species, as anyone who's faced the steady encroachment of kudzu can tell you.
On Friday, during a reconvened meeting, the board voted 4-0, with Commissioner Fannie Greene absent from the first portion of the meeting, to reverse its original decision and construct the $140,000 Milwaukee EMS substation, which would serve the eastern portion of the county.
When politics, money interfere with human life
At their regular meeting the commissioners rejected a plan that would place a county EMS Substation in the Milwaukee community and provide timely paramedic level emergency services to the eastern side of Northampton County.
Back to the drawing board
Despite the need for more a timely paramedic response time in the eastern portion of Northampton County, the Board of Commissioners have rejected a plan that would construct a county EMS substation in the Milwaukee community.