Fulton County Schools Superintendent Mike Looney pens a guest column for the Herald newspapers.
Georgia Ensemble Theatre could really use your help right now.
“But everything should be done decently and in order.” — 1 Corinthians 14:40
More often than not, my tears are caused by laughs but that is not the case today.
It was usually a Saturday morning when mom would fire up her 1979 Pontiac Safari station wagon, trimmed with woodgrain paneling on the sides and tailgate, and ferry a prepubescent me to the Sunbeam Bread Factory Outlet in Hickory, North Carolina.
Every day we see their faces in news stories on TV or in images on social media. We laud them for their bravery. Politicians argue over where they should go and who they should help. They are the physicians on the frontlines of a crisis.
Whether it’s a natural disaster, a criminal incident such as a mass shooting or fraud, or even a global pandemic, every business — no matter the size — will at some point experience an event which could have a substantial impact on its survival.