August 12, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

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Sparking innovation in our public schools

If charter schools in North Carolina have been good for anything, it’s clear they have driven innovation within the traditional public schools.  Two pieces of evidence right here in Person County point out that fact.  More...

Cooper’s move trumps Republicans

The legislature’s oneday session on Aug. 3 was initially supposed to be about overriding Gov. Roy Cooper’s vetoes, but that’s not what happened during the 10-hour meeting.  More...

McCain let voters down

To the editor:  I would like to respond to the letter writer in your Aug. 2 edition.  More...

PULSE POLL

THE QUESTION: The 2017 Personality Festival is just around the corner. What’s your favorite part of the festival? More...

Mountain eatery is a ‘can’t miss’

Some people fall in love with bridges, as in the late Robert James Waller’s The Bridges of Madison County, the best-selling romance novel from 1992.  More...