Opinion

Jun. 16, 2014 @ 11:58 PM

Editorial: Our long distance dedication

Casey Kasem counted down the pop chart weekly for decades on “American Top 40.” His broadcasts were coast to coast and even made it around the globe before that gadget called the Internet. He died on Sunday, and with him went a piece of us.


Jun. 14, 2014 @ 11:55 PM

Editorial: Fatherhood and love unconditional

With sons they play catch. With daughters they might introduce date night, with daddy of course. As the years go by, fathers never lose the twinkle in their eye.


Jun. 13, 2014 @ 10:50 PM

Editorial: Friday fears should not ruin the day

We urge you not to be a part of paraskevidekatriaphobia, or friggatriskaidekaphobia, the names given for a superstition or specific fear of Friday the 13th.


Jun. 13, 2014 @ 10:15 PM

Editorial: Market’s success welcomed

Having a home for the Vance County Regional Farmers Market should be pivotal to more success.


Jun. 11, 2014 @ 10:37 PM

Editorial: Customers should not foot the bill

When it comes to easy decisions, Duke Energy made one on Monday.


Jun. 10, 2014 @ 10:08 PM

Editorial: Genuine dialogue missing

We see two sides still worlds apart not genuinely listening and still unable to find a constructive resolution. Without moderation, neither side will earn progress.


Jun. 09, 2014 @ 11:34 PM

Editorial: Valuable lessons learned

We don’t have to like any of life’s circumstances, including losing in competition. But respecting others and their efforts requires only that we be ladies and gentlemen.


Jun. 07, 2014 @ 11:40 PM

Editorial: Budgets contain our costs

Meaningful choices are on the line for commissioners in Vance County and council members in Henderson.


Jun. 07, 2014 @ 10:57 PM

Letter: Senate’s wrong direction


Jun. 07, 2014 @ 10:55 PM

Letter: Wonderful school