Restaurants should commit to serving antibiotic-free meats

Major restaurant chains are taking significant action to stop the overuse of antibiotics on factory farms, but some chains, like KFC, the largest frie...

March 5th, 2016 |  


Scholarship fundraiser a huge success

It was a packed house on Saturday, Feb. 27, for the fourth annual Dublin Peanut Festival Oyster Roast and Fish Fry at Lu Mil Vineyard. Good food, old/...

March 4th, 2016 |  


In support of Connect NC Bond

I am a member of the Student Government Association at Bladen Community College. In the past few weeks, there has been a lot of discussion on and off ...

March 3rd, 2016 |  


In support of bridge naming

On Tuesday, Feb. 16, at the regular meeting of the Lumber River Chapter, North Carolina Society, Sons of the AmericanRevolution, this chapter discusse...

February 26th, 2016 |  


Did American listen?

It was not a front-page headline story in any newspaper as far as I know. I found the small AP article in the middle of Page 6A in the Feb. 23 edition...

February 25th, 2016 |  


Newton’s actions were disrespectful

Growing up in the middle of the Cold War years on military bases around the world, I became aware of the sacrifices America’s military and their...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


Alcohol and water do not mix

As another attempt to make beer and fortified wine more accessible to residents and visitors to White Lake approaches, I would like to offer a word of...

February 16th, 2016 |  


Endorsing while avoiding torture

In his early February column, John Kiriakou, associate fellow at the Institute for Policy Studies, wrote that presidential candidate Donald Trump endo...

February 15th, 2016 |  


State’s DEQ action far too late

North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality’s action on Dan River (Tuesday) is three years too late. For years, DEQ has known of the risk...

February 9th, 2016 |  


In support of Ben Carson

This is a call to those who believe it is time for a renewal of moral values in this country.In order to begin this difficult process, we must elect l...

February 8th, 2016 |