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Tailgates. Pep rallies. Friday night lights. The new school year is here! And that’s exciting news for student-athletes and high school sports f...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


The solution is simple: Obey God

America needs God more than ever. Ungodliness is actually the biggest problem in America. America needs to return to the Living God of Abraham and liv...

August 22nd, 2017 |  


DAR promotes Constitution Week

There are two documents of paramount importance to American history: the Declaration of Independence, which forged our national identity, and the Unit...

August 21st, 2017 |  


The forgotten 10th Amendment

I watch the news, read the newspaper, read the opinion columns of the syndicated columnists, and letters on our local newspaper’s editorial page...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Excuse me … lock who up?

In TV news coverage of numerous campaign speeches and even in after-election rallies, I’ve heard Donald Trump refer to 35,000 missing e-mails an...

August 12th, 2017 |  


The good and bad of government spending

I can sympathize with Mr. Ray Shamlin, a frequent contributor to the Bladen Journal’s opinion page. His letters talk a lot about his interpretat...

August 8th, 2017 |  


Power grabs, demands are breaking the U.S.

Our Founding Fathers were ingenious individuals in drafting the documents that separated us from Great Britain. The Declaration of Independence spelle...

July 30th, 2017 |  


Cooper should veto this bill

Just before the General Assembly adjourned on June 30, the consumer loan industry won a prize piece of legislation from legislators who have benefited...

July 27th, 2017 |  


Municipal election problems a mixed bag

The question keeps being brought up as to why is there not enough local candidates so there are challengers for those currently in office? The answer ...

July 20th, 2017 |  


Eastpointe disappointed with decision

Eastpointe is disappointed to learn that the Columbus County commissioners have decided to pursue disengagement.We were not afforded the opportunity f...

July 19th, 2017 |