Director of Public Safety embraces demanding work

By Hannah Menchel McLean High School Michael L. Young, Director of Public Safety at Washington and Lee University for twenty-two years greets me with a big smile and a firm handshake. You might expect someone who has been in law enforcement for forty-seven years to be scary or intimidating, but Young is the exact opposite. … Continue reading

Local shop brings fresh choices to Lexington

By Julia Harrison Albermarle High School Three sisters sit outside Healthy Foods Co-Op & Café, awaiting their organic, vegetarian dishes. The hustle and bustle of customers picking out fresh produce is complemented by the chatter of herbivores that sit in the back of the store at the Counter Culture Café, dining on hummus wraps and … Continue reading