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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Parents, do your homework

“It’s 10 o’clock. Do you know where your kids are?” Such was the state­ ment closing out news ...

D.G. Martin

DG MARTIN COLUMN: Hurricane Ian reminded us

Hurricane Ian hit us here in North Carolina last week hard enough to get our attention with its ...

America's Newspapers

DEAN RIDINGS COLUMN: Making a difference in the community in many ways

National Newspaper Week began Oct. 2. While this isn’t the typical holiday that most families celebrate, it does ...

John Hood

JOHN HOOD COLUMN: Should today’s teens be optimistic?

RALEIGH — The North Carolina of my childhood had an economy very different from that of the average ...

Columns

JOHN HOOD COLUMN: Democratic justices reject Democratic vote

RALEIGH — On Nov. 6, 2018, the people of North Carolina voted to amend their state constitution. By ...

Mike Walden

MIKE WALDEN: Is the social safety net a spring board or a cushion?

There are few public issues that create more debate than the “social safety net.” By social safety net, ...

Columns

JOHN HOOD COLUMN: Let’s make Medicaid expansion work

RALEIGH — Are Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper, Republican House Speaker Tim Moore, and Republican Senate leader Phil Berger ...

Columns

DOUG CREAMER COLUMN: Maintaining our faith

When spring rolled around this year I thought I would change the oil in my lawn mower. Each ...

Columns

DG MARTIN COLUMN: Losing, gaining in ‘Roadside Eateries’

There is agony and there is ecstasy in revising my favorite book, “North Carolina Roadside Eateries.” The book ...

Letters to the Editor

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: More work to do

While energy prices may have begun to cool for now, Congress cannot take its foot off the proverbial ...

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