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Another indicator things are looking up

It’s a favorite refrain from economic development types. More...

Making an unabashed plea for help

Sometimes we put our foot so far down our mouths we can’t get it out.  I’m guilty.  Several years ago, after a mission trip to Budapest where I met the Rotary Youth Exchange leader for Hungary, I advocated for the program in our More...

Statistics are a fake news practitioner’s tools of choice

While the term “fake news” may be of recent vintage, the phenomenon isn’t.  For decades, policymakers in North Carolina and elsewhere have trafficked in poorly understood, misleading, or demonstrably false information – o More...

Grateful for firefighters

To the editor:  Many, many thanks to the Allensville, Roxboro, Moriah and Berea fire departments for their quick response to a fire at our residence on May 30.  We lost a lawn mower and shed, but thanks to them, they saved our house with so More...