August 11, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

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Keeping the focus on our public schools

Commissioners were right to hold on to the old Helena Elementary School building last week when they were asked, for a second time, to lease the property to the leaders of a proposed new charter school.  Commissioners technically chose not to ac More...

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Don’t lump voters together

In North Carolina politics, Democrats dominate urban areas while Republicans win suburban and rural voters. Outcomes are determined largely by which counties have the highest turnout in a given election.  More...

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THE QUESTION: What .ctional family would you like to be a member of?  NEXT WEEK’S QUESTION:  If you could bring back any fashion trend, what would it be?  1. Mini-skirt 2. Peasant dresses  3. Leisure suits 4. More...