Time for Hillary to quit hiding,and to answer some questions

To the Editor,North Carolina deserves answers from Hillary Clinton after the recent slew of bad headlines. Between hiding emails and giving her founda...

August 31st, 2016 |  


TV ads drive Cooper gains

TV ads drive Cooper gains

RALEIGH — Labor Day traditionally begins the homestretch of political campaigns. So now is a good time to assess how key candidates are faring i...

August 31st, 2016 |  


Parents should encourage meat-free menu for students

To the Editor,With the new school year starting, parents’ to-do lists are now filled with shopping for school clothes, school supplies, and scho...

August 30th, 2016 |  


Political diversity not allows

Political diversity not allows

Senate Majority leader Phil Berger noted a truth recently that Democrats outnumber Republicans 12 to one within the UNC system faculty, suggesting con...

August 30th, 2016 |  


RDL president says group wants what’s best for Lumberton

To the Editor,While we certainly appreciate the editorial coverage in the Aug. 25 edition of the Robesonian, I feel that some clarification regarding ...

August 29th, 2016 |  


University faculty lacks diversity

University faculty lacks diversity

RALEIGH — Election season may not be the best time to go looking for sober reflection or respectful dialogue. For example, consider what happened re...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


More words on new schools, but where’s the money?

On Tuesday members of the Board of Education for the Public Schools of Robeson County will huddle with Treasury officials and two local lawmakers to d...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Time to raise juvenile age

Time to raise juvenile age

North Carolina is one of only two states left in the country that continues to treat 16- and 17-year -olds as adults in the criminal justice system &#...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Time to weed the tax garden

Time to weed the tax garden

Thirty years ago, President Ronald Reagan signed the most recent major tax code overhaul into law. Since then, more and more loopholes, duplicative cr...

August 26th, 2016 |  


School choice soars in NC

School choice soars in NC

There are many reasons for North Carolinians to be proud of the statewide education reforms implemented over the last five years. The state has made m...

August 25th, 2016 |