Mother: My child wasn’t fed

May 18, 2007 My 13 year old daughter was one of those that was refused lunch by Cedar Ridge Newark school.  When she told me I was very upset.  A friend encouraged me to call the school and let them have

Evening Shade memories

May 17, 2007 Covering the story about Evening Shade High School’s last Tigers leaves me with a sad feeling, but like the motto of these last Tigers, no one should cry because it’s ending — instea

Children or adults?

May 14, 2007 A good friend of mine recently called me all in an uproar about her teenage daughter. “I want to know what idiot out there decided that a child is grown at age 18!” she asked.


May 14, 2007 Dear editor: My name is Karen Davis. I am an eighth-grader at Cedar Ridge School. Something happened at my school this week that really makes me mad.

Bittersweet memories

May 10, 2007 Sam Woolley Coombs wasn’t kidding about his book and yard sale being a “gigantic, multiplied by colossal, multiplied by staggeringly huge holy moly” one.


May 10, 2007 Last night as I was watching television my son was looking at a book about ocean life, out of the blue he ask me if a Whale Shark was a fish or a mammal?  He attends the kindergarten center.&nbsp