Opinion

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 01:37 PM

Letter: Real financial harm


Aug. 22, 2014 @ 11:45 PM

Editorial: Celebrating Job Corps sustainability

Sustainability for half a century requires hard work, an ability to adapt and many willing hands and hearts. The Kittrell Job Corps celebration on Friday is deserving of the highest praise.


Aug. 21, 2014 @ 11:00 PM

Editorial: Tradition, pageantry returning

Opening night for high school football is special. And it has arrived.


Aug. 20, 2014 @ 11:22 PM

Editorial: Conflict wrecking our world

Watching different areas of our community rally together strengthens belief for a bright future. In various areas, school children are getting assistance, security in residential areas has drawn attention, and our nonprofits are being remembered and aided. That’s just a little of a community that is binding together.


Aug. 19, 2014 @ 11:37 PM

Editorial: Be smart getting education

Many students have already, or will soon, be leaving us for college campuses. Several entities, including the Better Business Bureau and the state attorney general’s office, have issued tips in the past to help students avoid scammers. They are worth another mention.


Aug. 18, 2014 @ 11:28 PM

Editorial: Protection will answer questions

Gov. Pat McCrory made a mistake. It wasn’t his first, likely won’t be his last, and keeps him in the company of many North Carolinians. We all make mistakes.


Aug. 16, 2014 @ 11:55 PM

Editorial: Enhance community attractions

McGregor Hall will help us, not save us. It’s another attraction in the tourism industry. We’ll then have major indoor and outdoor entertainment. It is time to add supplemental parts to each attraction.


Aug. 18, 2014 @ 06:56 PM

Letter: Remembering a true friend


Aug. 16, 2014 @ 11:20 PM

Letter: Legislation suggestion


Aug. 16, 2014 @ 11:19 PM

Letter: Many children helped