September 16, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

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Navigating rough waters

County commissioners have drifted off course once again as they try to figure out how to address the county’s landfill needs. More...

Get to know Roxboro’s candidates

Over the past few days, The Courier-Times has been conducting interviews with candidates for mayor and city council. More...

Matthew recovery has become a state problem

While the nation focuses on Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Harvey, North Carolina still doesn’t have the money it needs to rebuild from Hurricane Matthew.  More...

A time to come together

To the editor:  I think people need to be on their knees thanking God for sparing their lives.  It could have been our town and county dealing with Hurricanes Harvey and Irma as well as those other places.   More...

Tar Heels have led the way in key national moments

Now that North Carolinians can put “First in Freedom” on their license plates, again, it’s worth taking a moment to remember key moments in American history when people from our state played an outsized role in the fight for freedom More...

Academic rock stars abound

At your age, could you go back to college and get some of the experiences that you missed? Putting aside the exams, experiencing some of the best teachers give their careful, interesting and entertaining classes is an idea that excites me. More...

PULSE POLL

THE QUESTION: College football is underway. Which team has the best chance of having a good season?  NEXT WEEK’S QUESTION:  What’s the best option for dealing with Person County’s trash?  1. More...