Bryan Hanks to refurbish local relic

Photo by Bryan Hanks / The Bucklesberry Gazette In 1984 a grand restoration effort began that would eventually restore the Statue of Liberty to her former glory. Such effort hadn’t gone into restoring a French beauty since Sophia Loren auditioned for the part of Bella Swan in the Twilight series. Although Lenoir County doesn’t have […]

Man with internet access calls for Hubert Davis to step down

When UNC basketball coach Roy Williams announced his retirement last week it sent shockwaves through the sports world. For several days after Coach Williams’ press conference, emergency rooms across North Carolina reported record numbers of thumb injuries from internet sports experts. “These older guys got all juiced up over the news of Roy’s retirement and took […]

Jon Dawson: Bryan Hanks turns 66

Bryan Hanks (left) with a pre-makeup David Letterman / Photo By Jonathan Massey By Jon Dawson/Staff Writer Jan. 12, 1955, is a day that will live in infamy, for that is the day that radio host/Golden Girls Reenactment Coordinator Bryan Bartholomew Hanks was born in Thurmond, N.C. The young Hanks has been described as a […]