Pipeline will fuel local growth

Pipeline will fuel local growth

It’s no secret that Robeson County needs new opportunities for growth and economic development. Our unemployment rate is well above the national...

April 5th, 2017 |  


Ol’ Roy, Tar Heels overcome “all that stuff”

If looks could kill, then Roy Williams, the basketball coach for the national champion North Carolina Tar Heels, would have bagged himself a sports re...

April 4th, 2017 updated: April 5th, 2017. |  


Legislators agree on frugality

Legislators agree on frugality

Lost beneath headlines highlighting the rancorous repeal of House Bill 2, N.C. lawmakers took another vote on the same day that could produce major lo...

April 4th, 2017 |  


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April 4th, 2017 |  


Business vote with their feet

Business vote with their feet

Businesses Vote With Their FeetRALEIGH — Left-wing activists spent a year complaining that House Bill 2 was hurting North Carolina’s busin...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


Hopefully HB142 will end the bathroom talk

At this point we aren’t convinced that most North Carolinians understand what House Bill 2 did before last week’s “reset,” or ...

April 1st, 2017 |  


GOP forgets Reagan’s words

GOP forgets Reagan’s words

Saying no is easy. Actual leadership, or governing, is much more difficult.On Thursday, President Trump tweeted, “The Freedom Caucus will hurt t...

April 1st, 2017 |  


Tar Heels-Gamecocks title tilt should be in Dillon

If anyone had forecast back in October that North Carolina and South Carolina would meet on April 3 to determine who would wear the crown of Division ...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Lumbee people must reach out and save our children

To the Editor,Unmarried Lumbee children are having children. Lumbee teenagers are waving guns around on Facebook. Our kids are buying drugs across the...

March 31st, 2017 |  


Remove barriers to growth

Remove barriers to growth

Mixed signals.Some things are clear: Lower taxes, fewer regulations, skilled workers, and efficient infrastructure lead to economic growth. A robust a...

March 31st, 2017 |