Stained glass class offered
“Everyone needs a passion in life—something fun where you can loose yourself in time.” Diane Meyer’s passion in life is stained glass, a love affair which started in Florida where she took a class and has been pursuing her craft ever since.
Earth Hour 2012: Saturday, March 31 8:30pm
Hundreds of millions of people, businesses and governments around the world unite each year to support the largest environmental event in history – Earth Hour. More than 5,200 cities and towns in 135 countries worldwide switched off their lights for Earth Hour 2011 alone, sending a powerful message for action on climate change.
Ransom named top minority business leader
The Washington Business Journal has named Middlesex County native Thomas Ransom as the recipient of 2012 Minority Business Leader Award. Ransom is a senior vice president with BB&T in Montgomery County.
March for Trayvon Martin set for April 7 in Saluda
The shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin took place on February 26, 2012, in Sanford, Florida. Martin was an African-American high school student who was shot and killed by 28-year-old George Zimmerman, a man of mixed ethnicity. Zimmerman claims he shot Martin in self-defense and has not been charged.