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Spreading a little sunshine around

This week marks an important observation that all too few people will take time to observe.  But we believe it is important enough that we want you to know about it.  March 12-18 is National Sunshine Week. More...

Anger marks leader’s term at head of the class

Reporters look for what is new, and that’s what the legislative press corps did that day years back when the budget was approved in just hours.  More...

U.S. general, turned educator, turned politician now writes for a living

There are some very scary things happening in the Port of Wilmington – a group of Iranian terrorists have snuck into southeastern North Carolina and are planning to wreak havoc on the country.  More...

Budget is a nod to fiscal reality

Roy Cooper has just submitted his first budget proposal as governor of North Carolina. It is a political document – and I don’t mean that as an insult. More...

PULSE POLL

THE QUESTION: President Donald Trump gave his .rst speech to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night, striking a more conciliatory and hopeful tone than he has in his .rst month in of.ce. More...