Corrections and Clarifications

▪ An item on 8A Wednesday incorrectly stated who gives the Nish Jamgotch Jr. Humanitarian Award. It is facilitated by the Foundation for the Carolinas.

▪ Due to transcribing errors, Rex’s Pool Hall and Bladenboro were spelled incorrectly on 10B Wednesday in a reprint of a 1985 column about the Charlotte News.

The Observer strives to be accurate and fair. Those values are crucial to our relationship with readers. We are committed to correcting our mistakes promptly. Corrections from all main Observer sections are published here. Errors on Opinion and Viewpoint are corrected on those pages. Errors from our regional publications are corrected on page 2 of those sections. If you see a mistake, call 704-358-5040 or email