Vol. V No. 32 Greensboro, North Carolina www.rhinotimes.com Thursday, August 10, 2017

County in Support of Public Notice Modernization

Scott D. Yost

Rock Quarry Debate Ignites Emotions

plus Under The Hammer, Uncle Orson Reviews Everything AND MORE

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  • Guilford County Commissioners Support Public Notice Modernization
John Hammer

The majority of the Guilford County Board of Commissioners are in favor of not being required to pay to place public notices in paid circulation newspapers and voted in favor of the resolution in support of a bill that would allow the county to place public notices on its own website.
  • Politics Make Mountain Out of Molehill for Councilmember Outling
John Hammer

No one raised the issue of a potential conflict of interest when City Councilmember Justin Outling made the motion, and then voted in favor of ending the request for proposal (RFP) process for the city health insurance contract at the July 18 City Council meeting.  
  • Rock Quarry Blasting Debate Ignites Emotions in Pleasant Garden
Scott D. Yost

The Guilford County Planning Board hearing concerning a proposed new rock quarry mining project near Pleasant Garden is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 13 - over a month away.  
Letters To The Editor
  • Letters to the Editor

That's why
News of the Weird
  • News of the Weird is Back

With Friends Like These
Rhino Shorts
  • Rhino Shorts
John Hammer

The Wyndham Championship will be here before you know it, Monday, August 14 to Sunday, August 20.  And it's really too early to tell, but if this unusually cool August weather continues, it's going to be great for watching some of the best golfers in the world out at Sedgefield.  
  • Sale of Lake Jeanette, Buffalo Lake Goes Through
John Hammer

A lot of people were hoping it wouldn't happen, but last week the sale of Lake Jeanette and Buffalo Lake closed and now JW Demolition is the new owner of the two lakes.
The Sound Of The Beep
  • The Sound of the Beep

What follows has been transcribed from the answering machine on our comment line. We edit out what is required by the laws of the state, of good taste and of good sense. The limit on phone calls is one minute and each caller may make up to two calls per week. If you have something to say, call our comment line at 763-0479 and start talking at The Sound of the Beep.
Uncle Orson Reviews Everything
  • Making Movies Despicable, Outer Banks
Orson Scott Card

I wasn't going to see Despicable Me 3 because, you know, Despicable Me 2.
Under The Hammer
  • Under the Hammer
John Hammer

According to the latest intelligence reports, North Korea now has the ability to miniaturize a nuclear weapon so that he can be carried by an intercontinental ballistic missile and has a missile capable of hitting at least the West Coast of the US and perhaps as far as Chicago.
Weekly Hammer
  • Old Home Week with the Commissioners
John Hammer

Once a year, when County Editor Scott Yost is taking his well-deserved vacation, I attend a Guilford County commissioners meeting.  Last week was my week.  
Yost Column
  • Life's a Beach, At Least Once a Year
Scott D. Yost

Like you, I just got back from the beach and, for that reason, I have, of course, been thinking a lot about exactly how wildly important beaches are to all of us North Carolinians.