Students spent the night on buses or at schools, commuters abandoned their cars or idled in them all night and the highways-turned-parking lots iced over when a winter storm slammed the city, creating a treacherous traffic jam that lasted into Wednesday.
Students camped out with teachers in school gyms or on buses and commuters abandoned cars along the highway to seek shelter in churches, fire stations — even grocery stores — after a rare snowstorm left thousands of unaccustomed Southerners frozen in their tracks.
Challenging economic times and high unemployment rates hamper the efforts of many veterans after they leave the service or, for National Guard and Reserve soldiers, after return from long or multiple deployments. The unemployment rate […]
The thought of going an entire day without political campaigning out respect of those who lost their lives on 9/11/2001 was a nice and extremely appropriate thought. However, disappointing to many, it wasn’t the respectful day totally without political bickering that was expected by many who were watching and listening.
The snow is fresh, but governors in Kansas, Oklahoma, Missouri and Illinois are declaring emergencies. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon activated 600 members of the National Guard as an enormous storm begins pelting states from Texas […]