Scholarships can change lives

Editor:Regardless of our views on Election 2016, we can surely agree on this: All children deserve a quality education. But we must do more to make su...

December 8th, 2016 |  


City should fix our theater

Editor,I am excited that people are able to visit our downtown area which has improved greatly over the past couple of years. However, I am not happy ...

December 8th, 2016 updated: December 8th, 2016. |  


Are you a regular person?

Times are changing, rapidly. For example, I used to think I was just a regular person. I was born white and my best childhood friend was born black. B...

November 23rd, 2016 |  


A president that will unify, not divide

Editor:“He gave us inspiration and hope. We gave him our trust, our love, and we gave him our vote.”American people, representing all race...

November 16th, 2016 updated: November 16th, 2016. |  


Math really does matter

Editor:Every year for the last 12-14-years, the United States has exceeded $500 billion in trade deficit. If this course continues, the US system will...

November 4th, 2016 updated: November 4th, 2016. |  


Commissioners should do the right thing

Dear Editor,I am writing in response to the article “Hobbton Track Funding Denied” published Oct. 5, 2016. It is absolutely ridiculous tha...

October 9th, 2016 updated: October 14th, 2016. |  


Does the President thinkwe are stupid?

We do not want Washington tampering with our voting system under the pretense that “Russia has rigged it”. The Democrats are afraid that T...

September 13th, 2016 |  


Despite mischaracterizations, NC is protecting drinking water

After news reports and editorials inaccurately and unfairly characterized the state’s efforts to protect drinking water, the North Carolina depa...

August 12th, 2016 |  


Make America great – again?

Editor:A demonstrably ‘great’ slogan – cover me bumpers, it has a definite ring to it.While it may ‘ring true,’ the impl...

May 30th, 2016 |  


Council’s action not commendable

Dear Editor,Recently, the Clinton City Council approved the permitting of microbreweries to be established within the city limits. This step was unani...

May 10th, 2016 updated: May 10th, 2016. |