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Adam Houston is a writer and editor based in Winston-Salem, N.C. After working his way up the journalism ladder in the foothills of North Carolina, he spent four years as an editor in the sports department at the Winston-Salem Journal. He usually can be found on a golf course when he isn’t writing.

How Does Gerrymandering Affect North Carolina Voters?
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How Does Gerrymandering Affect North Carolina Voters?

The 2020 general election is a little more than two months from now. So, while we wait to exercise our right to vote, let’s look at an issue North Carolina voters frequently have heard over the years: gerrymandering. In 2017, the North Carolina General Assembly had to redraw the state’s congressional districts. A panel of...

4 Tips to Better Communication During Your Remote Work
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4 Tips to Better Communication During Your Remote Work

The first three months of 2020 seem like a lifetime ago. Everyone has been transitioning to a new normal at both work and home. Those two aspects of life have overlapped more, as we have learned to do remote work (and remote communication). But we have advice on both of those needs. Sarah Greenberg, manager...

The Canceled American Legion World Series Will Cost Shelby Millions
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The Canceled American Legion World Series Will Cost Shelby Millions

Thousands of baseball fans flock to western North Carolina each August. After all, the American Legion World Series was supposed to happen in Shelby, at Veterans Field in Keeter Stadium. The series would’ve occurred for the 10th straight year. But COVID-19 changed that. Why should you care? The World Series Brought Money to the Shelby...