Trump is rough,coarse and thenext president

Every liberal newspaper in the country — every single one — is having a field day making Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump lo...

February 2nd, 2016 |  


Pastor endorses Clinton for president

First, let it be known that I am not politically savvy in regards to politics. However, I find in Matthew 7:20 of the King James Bible, these words: &...

February 1st, 2016 |  


Coughs and sneezes about campus monuments and names

Coughs and sneezes about campus monuments and names

“When America catches a cold, Britain sneezes — eventually.”Writing in The New York Times, Matthew d’Ancona, a graduate of Bri...

February 1st, 2016 |  


The driverless car

The driverless car

In this age of innovations and inventions, we are about to be introduced to the self-driving automobile. That calls for a moment of automobile nostalg...

February 1st, 2016 |  


Don’t oversell college subsidies

Don’t oversell college subsidies

We are supposed to feel sorry for the poor, benighted people of Colorado, Florida, Montana, Oregon, Utah, and Washington.Yes, it’s true that the...

February 1st, 2016 |  


Does N.C. follow a wilder economic ride?

Does N.C. follow a wilder economic ride?

I love the North Carolina State Fair. My wife will tell you that around June 1 I start the countdown to the opening of the fair. Everything about the ...

January 31st, 2016 |  


Public prayer just as sincere when it’s silent

Do elected officials’ public prayers violate the separation of church and state?That’s the question the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals is co...

January 29th, 2016 |  


Protect studentprivacy fromschool snoopers

A state legislator has joined free-speech advocates in an effort to protect students’ private online messages from prying eyes.Rep. Duane Hall, ...

January 29th, 2016 |  


Movie industry finds home in Clinton

My name is Mitchell Maxwell. I have worked on Broadway and in the movie business for most of my adult life. As some of you may know, I am producing th...

January 28th, 2016 |  


What explains job growth?

What explains job growth?

Few political promises are as common as this one: “My policies will create jobs.” You hear it from candidates for federal, state, and loca...

January 27th, 2016 |