Perspective

City Council to repeat mistake of the past

GREENSBORO, NC — Having the Community Resource Board make funding recommendations for nonprofits had been abolished by a previous City Council because it was determined that it didn’t serve any useful purpose. Now it is being brought back, but there is no reason to think that it won’t fail just as that board under its old name failed.

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The Sound of the Beep: Jan. 7

This is for Scott Yost. I enjoyed your column in the paper today: “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year and Not to Fear.” And I remember when you wrote this five years ago. When I read the column I remembered you writing it again. And I think it’s a good thing, especially when she asked you if you had been saved, and you said yes, I believe I have. And now she said that she knew for a fact that she was. I hope that you have a good new year. I enjoy your columns. I enjoy the newspaper and hope that you write more and more good ones this year. Thank you for a wonderful column, Scott Yost.

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