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 |  


Join Shaggers golf event, support Southeastern Hospice

To the Editor,Looking for an outstanding way to enjoy a great fall day, hone or show off your golf skills, share some great food, fun and fellowship w...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 27th, 2016. |  


Rioters don’t get a veto

Rioters don’t get a veto

RALEIGH — North Carolinians have learned a lot in the past few days — about law enforcement, race relations, cynical politics, media memes...

September 26th, 2016 |  


A little empathy would be good in a split America

Empathy: The action of understanding, being aware of, being sensitive to, and vicariously experiencing the feelings, thoughts, and experience of anoth...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


Pittenger’s sorry walk back

Pittenger’s sorry walk back

Congressman Robert Pittenger is trying as hard as he can to apologize for his shocking comments to the BBC this week — but it’s not workin...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Ruling favors public suit

Ruling favors public suit

In a first-of-its-kind ruling, the state’s second highest court has held that public employees can sue if the state or local government units th...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Your chance Saturday to chip in for Robeson County Humane Society

“The greatness of a nation can be judged by the way its animals are treated.”— Mahatma GandhiIf that is the measuring stick, then Ro...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


NC’s Medicaid gap widens

NC’s Medicaid gap widens

The latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau included some frustrating information about North Carolina and it wasn’t just the state’s slug...

September 22nd, 2016 |