Richard Hyatt

Richard Hyatt

Studying virtue of vice

Long ago, as a new guy in an old building, I stayed around until the morning newspaper rolled off the press and consumed the clippings in scrapbooks about the cleanup of Phenix City.

Richard Hyatt

Blessed are the backpacks

Blessing the backpacks sounded like a hollow ritual. What meaningful words could a preacher say about a bag filled with unsharpened pencils and blank sheets of notebook paper?

Videos

Charlie to audience: Off to the squeezing room with her!

Public performances of 'Charlie and the Chocolate Factory' at the Springer's McClure Theatre begin Oct. 7 at 7 p.m. Jim Pharr portrays Willie Wonka and in this clip narrates as character Violet Beauregarde, portrayed by Elim Lee, becomes the shape of a blueberry.
Mike Haskey The Ledger-Enquirer
Charlie to audience: Off to the squeezing room with her! 0:46

Charlie to audience: Off to the squeezing room with her!

Huge shark hauled in off coast described as 'a monster'. 0:43

Huge shark hauled in off coast described as 'a monster'.

Can you help identify child in photos in “Jane Doe” death case? 1:19

Can you help identify child in photos in “Jane Doe” death case?

'We need our fathers and mothers' child weeps at Charlotte City Council days after shooting, protests 2:18

'We need our fathers and mothers' child weeps at Charlotte City Council days after shooting, protests