Friday, September 17, 2010 at 7:00 am (Updated: September 17, 7:20 am)
I’m a firm believer in acknowledging our problems. I believe ignoring things only allows them to fester or blow up.
The good news is, serious concerns, when addressed, can turn into something really positive.
Case in point: the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
Did you know that those soaring mountains we all hold dear were on the verge of ruin through logging and poor farm management?
In the 1920s, people started reacting to the threat, and against the odds, the national park was born.
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