Here’s a wonderful Christmas story I produced for Christmas 2008 on DavidsonNews.net. Retired minister Russell Mase of Davidson shares a tale from a Christmas gone by. Worth a listen. He tells a touching story about caroling on a Christmas Eve many years ago. We first heard him tell this story at a holiday gathering of … More Russell Mase: A story for Christmas | SoundCloud
A Global Leader in Journalism | Journalism training, media news & how to’s More coverage of last weekend’s #LION15 conference in Chicago. That’s me with Kelly Gilfillan of Home Page Media in Tennessee. Poynter picked up the gist of my remarks on the panel “Turning Out the Lights.” Read the full article at Poynter: Why … More Why local online sites died: a post-mortem with a possible silver lining | Poynter.
In the game of community news, you win or you die. That’s how I started my comments Friday afternoon on a panel called “Turning out the Lights” at the LION Publishers 2015 Conference in Chicago. It’s a 2 1/2 day gathering of about 100 local news publishers from around the country. These are folks like … More #LION2015 | Saying goodbye to your business
Reprinted from DavidsonNews.net, Oct. 31, 2014 ©2014 Davidson News LLC – No reproduction without permission A hundred years ago, two of the town’s most prominent citizens were at the center of a murder case that made headlines across the Southeast. Many of the events took place at buildings still standing in town. The victim and … More A century ago, the murder on South Street