Monthly Archives: January 2013

Idol Wonder

Concepts create idols. Only wonder comprehends anything. —Gregory of Nyssa A high-school classmate walked into the office in his antiseptic jacket. He, the doctor, black, I, a white assistant editor; Was it the South that made me say— anxious that …

Senate Finance Committee Hears Pleas to Restore School Funds

Sen. Tommy Williams said the ongoing school finance lawsuit makes it difficult to even discuss public school funding—let restore any of the funding cut last session. “I wish the school districts would sit down and talk to us,” he said in one wistful moment.