Opinion

Oct. 13, 2014 @ 11:21 PM

Editorial: Struggling with more than virus

We see another unfortunate detriment from free-flowing borders, harm that could potentially have been avoided.


Oct. 11, 2014 @ 11:58 PM

Editorial: Withdraw residency question

Vance County’s commission should immediately withdraw its personnel file-related request of a company whose arrival it once hailed.


Oct. 11, 2014 @ 11:40 PM

Letter: Dispatch does good job


Oct. 11, 2014 @ 11:39 PM

Election letters


Oct. 10, 2014 @ 11:35 PM

Editorial: Good work deserves good word

Good neighbors make communities great places to live. And we saw that again this week in Henderson.


Oct. 09, 2014 @ 11:31 PM

Editorial: Newspaper carriers are the best

Saturday is International Newspaper Carrier Day. Hundreds of thousands of carriers deliver to 133 million print readers every week. The day is set in conjunction with the final day of National Newspaper Week.


Oct. 08, 2014 @ 11:50 PM

Editorial: Fantastic 72 hours upcoming

For 100 years, we’ve delivered the news and information affecting our community. As we celebrate National Newspaper Week, it’s worth noting that the next 72 hours around here are going to be fantastic.


Oct. 07, 2014 @ 11:55 PM

Editorial: Sharing information for voters

We refrain from endorsing candidates, but we strongly recommend participation in the process — both voters and candidates.


Oct. 06, 2014 @ 11:44 PM

Editorial: Trustworthy and respected by readers

During National Newspaper Week, we feel a responsibility to share facts that contradict a lot of hot air sailing through cyberspace.


Oct. 04, 2014 @ 11:12 PM

Editorial: National Newspaper Week

We’re nowhere close to the presentation we were in 1914. Few businesses are. We’ve grown, adapted and gotten better. Our readers demanded it and we’ve responded.