Flint Residents Sue Over Water Contamination

Greetings Good People, I came across some great news today and had to share it with you all. The following information comes out of the NPR. The Supreme Court has ruled that Flint, Michigan victims can sue the state and local government officials for water contamination. City officials and state regulators have argued that they were…

Prepare For Hurricane Florence!

Greetings Everyone, My experience last year with Hurricane Harvey woke me up to the realities of Mother Nature, so much so that I’ve started taking storm preparation to another level. So it’s only right that I stay on top of Hurricane Florence. The following news update comes from CNN. Hurricane Florence is set to hit the…

Westinghouse Nuclear Fuel Factory

Greetings All, In a previous post, I discussed Fukushima and the dangers of radioactive water being released into the Pacific Ocean. Well, I recently came across another article that added more fuel to my paranoia. According to The State, radioactive uranium has leaked through the floor at the Westinghouse Nuclear Fuel Factory southeast of Columbia,…

Local Spotlight

Greetings All, I just relocated back to my stomping grounds, Charlotte, NC. So I’m a little behind on local politics. When I say a little, I really mean extremely late. This news comes out of The Charlotte Observer. Meet Garry L. McFadden. McFadden is a retired Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police homicide detective who is running for Mecklenburg…

Local Spotlight

Greetings Folks, With all of the depressing news stories out there, it’s always good to read about something uplifting. The following story comes out of Atlanta, GA, by way of CBS46 News. Jamar Austin, who you see in the featured image of this post, is a Pre-Med, Georgia State student that saved the life of an 18-year-old…

Local Spotlight

Greetings Good People, I try to stay abreast with current events happening throughout the country as well as the world. Although the majority of the content is depressing, there’s always a few intermittent stories that brighten up my day. So I’m going to start spotlighting those that do. The following story comes out of my hometown,…