Day: August 25, 2016

Silver’s Shame

       by Mike Moffett Weirs Times Columnist NEWS ITEM – The National Basketball Association announced that it’s pulling the 2017 NBA All-Star Game from Charlotte, due to a recently-passed North Carolina law seeking to prevent males from using female restrooms. The above news item represents my own paraphrasing, but that’s essentially the issue.

Blond Melon by Rockingham Brewing Co

We should live by a simple set of rules… Try to be nice to each other, help out when you can, keep opinions that could start an argument to yourself, eat good food and drink good beer. About the last one; I try to make it a practice not to drink strange brews like cucumber

The Unknown Soldier Identified

by Robert Hanaford Smith, Sr. Weirs Times Contributing Writer Two thousand nine hundred and ten New Hampshire residents who served in the Union forces during the Civil War were unaccounted for at the end of the conflict. This is the story of one who was almost the 2,911th. Lieutenant W.A. Nason of the Eleventh N.H. Volunteer