A few years ago, when I was working in the Lowcountry, we had yet another whirling messy storm steaming up from the Bahamas. Forgot that one's name, but it was right large and was projected, with the usual pinpoint accuracy of all the weather channel nabobs, to make landfall somewhere between Miami and New York.
ELON, N.C. -- When I first heard that some Elon University students were protesting my invitation to speak on campus and saying my thoughts were "dangerous," I was, of course, thrilled and immediately amended my bio.
October 11, 2016|
Washington Post Writers Group
I have enjoyed hurricane season ever since I was a mere lass. I know it sounds weird that the woman with a hurricane named after her loves hurricane season, but hurricanes always had an effect on my life one way or another.
October 07, 2016|
C-I Staff Writer
The late, great George Carlin was a man of many inspired observations on our society. One of many things he noted, and rightfully skewered, is the fact that you don't really see many class clowns any more – because their parents put them all on Ritalin.
When I first entered college, my goal was to be the journalist everyone loves. I am interested in journalism because one of my pet peeves is that people do not know what is going on in the world around them, especially their local world. "Katrina I don't watch the news, it's too much bad news," folks tell me. "Katrina, Facebook keeps me updated on news" or "Who reads a newspaper anymore?" My goal as a journalist was to create profound news stories that I write that informed people what was going on around them and create videos that ...
September 23, 2016|
C-I Staff Writer
It's almost time for our annual family reunion, that one day of the year when you can go and actually see for yourself what some folks you barely know, even though they're family, actually do look like.