August 25, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

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Enact a brunch bill in Roxboro

After the General Assembly adopted the socalled brunch bill allowing alcohol sales before noon on Sundays, a number of towns moved to use the new law to bolster their Sunday morning businesses.  Those towns weren’t limited to just the big More...

Amendments deserve support

A recent Voices of the Community column by Avie Lester addressed six amendments to the N.C. Constitution which we will vote to approve in the November election. More...

PULSE POLL

THE QUESTION: If you could bring back any of these fashion trends, which would it be?  NEXT WEEK’S QUESTION:  What kind of TV shows do you like to watch?  1. Comedies 2. Crime Shows 3. News 4. More...

Now’s the best time to privatize state ABC operations

In the aftermath of a scathing report from State Auditor Beth Wood about mismanagement in North Carolina’s Alcoholic Beverage Control (ABC) warehouse, some state lawmakers are renewing calls to end the government liquor monopoly in our state. More...