Betty Ramsey, Author at The Charlotte Gazette

Publisher's Notebook

Publisher’s Notebook: Honor and remember our fallen heroes

Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who died in the service of the United States of America. Celebrated on the last Monday ... Read more

by Betty Ramsey, Friday, May 24, 2024 12:00 pm

BREAKING NEWS

Charlotte County Public Schools closed

Via a Facebook post Charlotte County Public Schools announced Monday, “The teacher workday scheduled for tomorrow is postponed due to hazardous driving conditions. This workday ... Read more

by Betty Ramsey, Tuesday, January 4, 2022 8:49 am

Columns

Opinion — Support your community — shop at home

Black Friday – that “day” of super discount sales and long lines to match fill my mind with dread. Don’t get me wrong, I like ... Read more

by Betty Ramsey, Wednesday, November 24, 2021 5:30 pm

Columns

COLUMN — Blessings and opportunities abound

This holiday season for most, if not all of us, looks different this year. I am mindful that along with challenges come blessings and opportunities. ... Read more

by Betty Ramsey, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 4:57 pm

Columns

A message to our readers

The Charlotte Gazette staff has been working hard in recent days to ensure that we remain — both in print and online — a trusted ... Read more

by Betty Ramsey, Wednesday, March 18, 2020 3:01 pm

Columns

CCPS nicotine ban

State statistics show that high school students in the Commonwealth use non traditional smoking products such as vapes double that of traditional smoking products. Just ... Read more

by Betty Ramsey, Saturday, August 3, 2019 11:02 am

Columns

Internet safety

  The internet has forever changed the way we live our lives. In the palm of my hand, using just a smartphone, I can send ... Read more

by Betty Ramsey, Monday, July 15, 2019 8:46 am

Columns

An Independence Day to remember

At the mention of Fourth of July I begin to anticipate barbecue, fresh corn, the gathering of family and friends and of course fireworks. It ... Read more

by Betty Ramsey, Wednesday, July 3, 2019 4:14 pm

Editorials

Protecting our children

Colorful pinwheel gardens are springing up in our area, the state and even across the nation, and you may be asking yourself what’s it about? ... Read more

by Betty Ramsey, Wednesday, April 3, 2019 3:00 pm

Columns

An ideal educational tool

Many of today’s classrooms are filled with all types of emerging technologies, which educators use to enhance their students’ educational experiences. However, the humble newspaper ... Read more

by Betty Ramsey, Wednesday, August 29, 2018 9:35 am

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