Carolina leader sides with Christmas

Carolina leader sides with Christmas

Josephus Daniels, one of the most prominent North Carolinians of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, played a key role in a story that often circu...

December 11th, 2017 |  


Does good behavior cost more?

Does good behavior cost more?

There’s an old saying stating, “no good deed goes unpunished.” I was reminded of it during a recent radio call-in program where I wa...

December 8th, 2017 |  


What a difference after 48 years

In early June 1969, I arrived at Fort Bragg to teach ROTC students. I had just returned from Vietnam where, as a major, I received a Silver Star and a...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Americans must start to obey God

Americans, we need to bow our heads in shame and repent, before God Almighty sends His wrath upon us.Congress needs to recognize and invoke God’...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Transit will waste tax dollars

Transit will waste tax dollars

North Carolina is urbanizing. One of its urban areas, Charlotte, has an extensive transit system that includes rail lines. Another urban area, the Tri...

December 6th, 2017 |  


One last rebuttal from her

I believe it should be apparent to anyone with even a basic knowledge of civics and government that the United States is indeed a socialist democracy....

December 5th, 2017 |  


States always compete for leaders

States always compete for leaders

When Democrats attack pro-growth tax reform as “trickle-down economics,” I can understand their rhetorical intent. But the charge is silly...

December 4th, 2017 |  


An invitation to the MLK Day Parade

The annual Martin Luther King Parade in Elizabethtown occurs on the third Monday of January. Come with your family and friends and enjoy the floats, c...

December 4th, 2017 |  


One final rebuttal from him

Here we go again with another rant from Ms. Sheppard. Like her previous tirade there is little truth or fact in this bluster.Ms. Sheppard may wish to ...

December 3rd, 2017 |  


Upgrading U.S. 74 can be key to region’s economic growth

Upgrading U.S. 74 can be key to region’s economic growth

U.S. 74 is the primary highway through North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District. While some folks only know it as the route to the beach, thi...

December 1st, 2017 |