In January, the Security and Exchange Commission revealed that the CEO of Starbucks received a 24 percent boost in his 2014 compensation package even though his base salary stayed steady at $1.5 million (poor thing, hard to get by on $125,000 a month) because the value of his stock awards increased to nearly $6.3 million and his performance cash payment increased 30 percent to $2.9 million. And the perks increased from $215,923 to $502,076.
For people like Ellen Perry, traveling around Orange County is more difficult than for most individuals. Perry has cerebral palsy and cannot get to many locations that physically able people can visit.
It seems to take only one goal for Carrboro to get a victory. And Kiara Hallows got it from 25 yards out on a Leah Simon assist, lifting the Jaguars to a 1-0 victory over Dixon in the Eastern 2A girls’ soccer title game Tuesday night.
A Methodist preacher told me this week that if you put a ragged, dirty man living under a highway overpass beside the most beautiful Gothic cathedral in the world and ask God which one God loves more, God would come down on the side of the man from the street.