Opinion

Jul. 12, 2014 @ 11:24 PM

Editorial: History outlives opinions

When the call comes to change the name of our county, it will be more interesting to see how long the new moniker can last than what it actually will be. Think we’ll be Vance County forever? Reasonable doubt can be argued.


Jul. 12, 2014 @ 11:18 PM

Letter: Three did the right thing


Jul. 12, 2014 @ 11:17 PM

Letter: Volunteers make a difference


Jul. 12, 2014 @ 11:15 PM

Letter: Immigration solution


Jul. 11, 2014 @ 11:41 PM

Editorial: Tri-County goodness overflows

By all accounts, festivities in the area continue to get approval. The celebrations at the lake, in Wise and nearby in Granville County remain attractive beyond each county’s borders.


Jul. 10, 2014 @ 05:25 PM

Editorial: Alarming tendency on campus

Colleges and universities, as well as the Education Department that hasn’t enforced Title IX, have been enablers. Their rules and protections must accelerate to meet the society we live in.


Jul. 09, 2014 @ 11:34 PM

Editorial: Continued threats present

As the number of troops expected to leave the Middle East and return increases under the direction of our president, expect the level of threat to our homeland to increase as well.


Jul. 08, 2014 @ 11:49 PM

Editorial: Discovering our proper moderation

Advocates of education tracks for math and science got another boost this week with release of a survey from the National Center for Education Statistics.


Jul. 07, 2014 @ 11:45 PM

Editorial: Litterbugs from here to Raleigh

Pollution is a problem, from bad environmental laws being made in Raleigh to folks throwing trash out of cars in Henderson.


Jul. 05, 2014 @ 11:29 PM

Editorial: Battling against blight

Nobody guessed it would be an overnight solution. There’s too much. But Henderson and Vance County are working against property blight.