February 24, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

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We should let cooler heads prevail

Tensions are understandably high in the wake of last week’s school shooting in Florida.  School systems across North Carolina have received copycat threats and school officials have acted in an appropriately cautious way.  More...

PULSE POLL

THE QUESTION: How do you like your eggs?  NEXT WEEK’S QUESTION:  How would you address the issue of school safety?  1. Arm teachers 2. Limit access to school facilities 3. More...

North Carolinians have a strong charitable tradition

In this politically polarized moment in our history, what unites us? More...

Youth will lead the effort for safety

To the editor:  As a retired school counselor and educator I have been profoundly affected by the tragedy that happened in Florida last week.  More...

Second Amendment vs. our children

To the editor:  How long are we going to be willing to sacrifice the lives of our children on the altar of Second Amendment rights? More...

Protections lost with school prayer

To the editor:  How many children will have to lose their life before Americans realize what is going on? When prayer was taken out of schools, the teachers and students lost their protection. Many people do not believe the devil is real. More...