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. |  


The 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor

The events of the past few minutes coursed through John Anderson’s mind like the hellish nightmare that it was. He had been assigned to set up c...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |  


Because I wanted to

Because I wanted to

Every day, when I went to work, it felt like I was in a prison. Well, it was because I actually was.It was my very first job after graduating from col...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Lighting tree for Warren apropos

Sampson Regional Medical Center’s Tree of Love continues to be a shining example of what the coming together of a community can do to inspire ho...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Let parades, festivities put us in a Christmas frame of mind

The Christmas season is upon us, and while some may find myriad reasons to sit back and have the Ebenezer Scrooge attitude about this most wonderful t...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |  


How uncanny

How uncanny

When I think of food being pickled, the first image that pops in my mind is, well, pickles. You know the sour cucumbers in the Vlasic jar?“Ew, w...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


Working toward peace

Let there be peace on earth.Those words make up a simple but powerful phrase. It’s one that’s been used in song lyrics, touted in politica...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


Christmas will come to life in Clinton Thursday

It will be another unique and special celebration come Thursday night in downtown Clinton, as the city once again transforms itself into a Christmas w...

November 29th, 2016 updated: November 29th, 2016. |  


What a nice community

Editor:On Nov. 20, six churches joined together for a Thanksgiving Community Service, hosted by Grove Park Baptist Church. The message about Hurricane...

November 29th, 2016 |