Beaming with Aggie pride

Beaming with Aggie pride

Aggie Pride! In just six days, on Saturday, April 29, the Sampson County Chapter of the North Carolina A&T Alumni Association will host its sixth ...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Senators mulling HB13 need to listen to educators

Public schools cannot afford to lose programs like art and music, classes which help make for a rounded child and, in many cases, offer arenas for you...

April 19th, 2017 |  


“And they were exceeding sorrowful, and began every one of them to say unto him, Lord, is it I?” - Matthew 26:22On the night that Jesus sa...

April 16th, 2017 |  


Black troops make way for democracy

Black troops make way for democracy

Historically, the civil rights movement in this country has paralleled black Americans’ participation in America’s wars. As far back as th...

April 9th, 2017 updated: April 9th, 2017. |  


Lockdown shows strengths city, county have

No community wants its schools under lockdown, closed off from concerned parents and under threat from some unknown source. But if faced with that ver...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Show support for child abuse prevention

If you have children you should take care of them. They should be loved, nurtured and disciplined. They should never be abused.It’s sad that we ...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Compromise needed in Garland

Garland town officials and fire department personnel need to seek middle ground and seek it quickly before residents find themselves without the local...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Does she know he talks like that?

Does she know he talks like that?

Last fall, a local TV station made national news for what was called “censorship.” The station, WRAL in Raleigh, was airing “Saturda...

April 1st, 2017 updated: April 1st, 2017. |  


The difference others can make

Very seldom does a week go by that we don’t witness the value of community support, teamwork between volunteers, civic organizations and local g...

March 30th, 2017 updated: March 30th, 2017. |  


Banning children from court the right move

The courthouse is no place for children. It isn’t now nor has it ever been, and we are glad Chief District Court Judge Paul A. Hardison has not ...

March 29th, 2017 updated: March 29th, 2017. |