McCrory lashes out on HB2

McCrory lashes out on HB2

When it comes to HB2, the disastrous anti-LGBT legislation that he signed into law, Gov. Pat McCrory can’t seem to help himself.Virtually every ...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Pittenger’s racist comments not representative of Robeson

To the Editor,If I may paraphrase Michelle Obama, I believe that holding office as an elected official does not change who you are, it reveals who you...

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


GOP takes shot in Robeson

GOP takes shot in Robeson

Each presidential candidate will officially claim victory after the recent debate. Unofficially, many Trump supporters think Hillary did better than e...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Sanderson Farms goes to work for Robeson County

Although Robeson County’s unemployment rate has declined by about half since it peaked during the Great Recession, a lot of people remain unempl...

September 29th, 2016 |  


DMV’s online services atime-saver for NC residents

To the Editor,More than half a million drivers in North Carolina have utilized the state’s online license renewal program. A process that used t...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Crime as an election issue

Crime as an election issue

ASHEBORO — As the candidates for North Carolina attorney general, Republican Buck Newton and Democrat Josh Stein, met Sept. 20 at Asheboro’...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Palmer’s best lesson had nothing to do with golf

Sunday was going to be golf’s big day, with the crowning of the FedEx Cup champion on the PGA Tour, followed a short time later by the announcem...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


The Left’s war on science

The Left’s war on science

The recent resignations of two prominent experts from state government advisory panels on environmental matters and the Republican-led Congress’...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Client commends Robeson Health Department for its kind, efficient service

To the Editor,I commend the Robeson County Department of Public Health on their warm, kind, and efficient service. Prior to starting medical school th...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Quotes of the week

Quotes of the week

“What we have determined is that we really should make some serious and long-term investments in rural communities. We find that people need acc...

September 26th, 2016 |