A brick removed from a divisive wall

There was nothing heroic — or even extraordinary — a week ago today when two Lumberton police officers, a white and an American Indian, fe...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


HB2 continues to hurt NC

HB2 continues to hurt NC

In April NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the league would move its 2017 all-star game out of Charlotte if state officials did not make major changes...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


The GOP’s four-point plan

The GOP’s four-point plan

Is America’s system of government broken?Our Founding Father’s envisioned three, co-equal branches of government, with a purposeful divisi...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


For Alzheimer’s patients, their best day typically is yesterday

To the Editor,My aunt Patricia Jacobs Chavis passed on July 2, 2016. She was one of the more than 3 million Americans each year whose families suffer ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Be wary when politicians arrive asking for your vote

To the Editor,When you elect people into office, they tend to forget that it was the people they asked to vote for them that put them into office. Whe...

July 21st, 2016 |  


GOP fails on Medicaid again

GOP fails on Medicaid again

One of the most frustrating things about this General Assembly session was what lawmakers did not do.They actively chose not to join the 31 other stat...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Playing a game of Gotcha

We have made clear our thoughts on Donald Trump as the Republican candidate for president, saying he is a liar and unworthy of the office.We called Hi...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Liberals change subject to HB2

Liberals change subject to HB2

RALEIGH — Do you want to know why the Left has tried to make North Carolina politics into an “all HB2, all the time” zone? Here are ...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Robeson EMS providing life-saving help quicker than ever

It may be cliche, but it is also undeniably true: In matters of life and death, every second — particularly those saved — can make the dif...

July 20th, 2016 |  


Trump’s brilliant VP pick

Trump’s brilliant VP pick

The Republican National Convention is in full swing this week. Donald Trump will accept the party nomination following his announcement of Indiana Gov...

July 19th, 2016 |