June 18, 2016 RSS feed / Editorial

Kudos to organizers of elder abuse awareness event this week

We offer kudos to Person County Clerk of Superior Court Deborah Barker for facilitating an Elder Abuse Forum in Person County on Wednesday, which was recognized as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.  “We put more effort into helping folks re More...

A voting dilemma for Republicans

“You would vote for the devil if he were a Democrat, wouldn’t you?”  Thus begins an old story that makes fun of an old-time party-loyal, “yellow dog” Democrat.  His friend was teasing him about his unwillingnes More...

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Tax dispute has a solution

RALEIGH The federal government has just released another set of economic statistics — and they again show North Carolina has one of the fastest-growing economies in the United States. More...

Grateful for community support

To the editor:  Earlier this month (June 2), the Person County Senior Center hosted the second annual Region K Elder Abuse Awareness Walk.  More...

PULSE POLL

THE QUESTION: It looks quite certain that it will be Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump in the presidential battle in November. Which candidate do you plan to vote for?  NEXT WEEK’S QUESTION:   More...