Avid Bookshop shut down the annual book fair it holds at Athens Academy today after an administrator told booksellers to hide a book that features gay characters, according to owner Janet Geddis. The director of the Oconee County private school's "lower" school told Avid staff to remove The Best Man by Newbery Medalist Richard Peck from display after a parent complained on Wednesday, Geddis...
Professor Francesca Carrieri sits down with La Presse to talk about the hurdles that women in finance still face and the initiatives in place at the Desautels Faculty of Management to improve this rea ... Read more
Last month state lawmakers said they would explore arming teachers in the wake of the most recent mass school shooting in Florida. The most recent Elon University Poll asked teachers in the state thei ... Read more
Apparently somebody has a problem with the sign near the gate of the Florida Power & Light Co. solar farm. Brevard County sheriff's deputies are searching for the maniac that keeps shooting the signs ... Read more
As he prepares to go on tour with his new book In the Shadow of Statues ( reviewed here ), Mayor Mitch Landrieu will appear on 60 Minutes Sunday night to discuss the removal of four Confederate-era mo ... Read more