Editorials

Learning to give

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

With the millions of people in Florida, Texas, and Georgia who are suffering from the devastation left by Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, good people across the United States have stepped in to assist in any way possible.  That is what Americans do, right?  They step up when tragedy strikes at home or abroad and lend a hand.

A word of appreciation

By AMANDA SEXTON FERGUSON,

One of my favorite parts of my work is having the opportunity to give people a pat on the back for a job well done.  A kind word and a little gratitude go a long way in brightening the spirit.  An ounce of kindness can go a long way in enriching someone’s life – and you might never know how you made a difference in someone’s life.