Helping to unify America

A new day has dawned in America, and it is time for all of us to set aside our differences and move forward together, as one nation, no longer divided...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Watch out for that distracted driver

Watch out for that distracted driver

They call it “distracted driving.” What is worse than a teenage driver, texting and on the phone while driving? I think I know.A few weeks...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Puzder’s pro-worker agenda

Puzder’s pro-worker agenda

While incoming President Donald Trump is being inaugurated this week, his cabinet nominees are undergoing a second week of grueling confirmation heari...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Do what’s best for America

We need a peaceful transition of power. It’s what makes America great; it’s what separates us from those across the world who have no semb...

January 19th, 2017 |  


McGill: A man of service, humility

Service with humility is a rare trait in a society where people are sometimes prone to tout their own good works and often do them merely for the acco...

January 18th, 2017 updated: January 18th, 2017. |  


Prestage makes us proud

Our hat is off to Sampson’s own Stephanie Prestage for representing us so beautifully in front of the N.C. House of Representatives last week.Th...

January 17th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


Free lunches for all students an applaudable move

Clinton City Schools has taken a giant leap forward in efforts to help ensure students have two nutritious meals per day with a decision just over a w...

January 17th, 2017 |  


A re-commitment to King’s dream

The great Martin Luther King Jr. will be remembered for many things during celebrations to honor him today and Monday — activism, humanitarianis...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Dabo’s journey to the national championship

Dabo’s journey to the national championship

If you are a fan of college football, you know Dabo Swinney, the coach of the Clemson Tigers. And if you stayed up late Monday night, you saw his emot...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Dr. King’s enduring legacy

Dr. King’s enduring legacy

Since 1986, on the third Monday in January, the nation honors the enduring legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.Born on January 15, 1929, Dr. King bec...

January 14th, 2017 |