Pagans Outraged over Bible Distribution in Buncombe County School

A North Carolina Pagan, Ginger Strivelli, is challenging her son's school on allowing the distribution of Bibles, something the school said is perfectly acceptable since they didn't actively hand them out."Jackie Byerly, principal at North Windy Ridge, defended the availability of the Bibles. She said they were not handed out, and students had the option to take them. She checked with Superintendent Tony Baldwin and was given permission to make them available. She said the Bibles arrived Monday morning from a local group of Gideons International, and the box containing the books was opened in the main office. Byerly said the students picked them up during their break time. “If ano … [Read more...]