TAR HEEL VIEW: Campus free speech bill is long overdue

TAR HEEL VIEW: Campus free speech bill is long overdue

Lt. Gov. Dan Forest is ready to place campus censors on academic probation.The second-term Republican announced plans this week to work with state law...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Albemarle inmate sends poem to Anson: ‘Today, I will make a difference’

Albemarle inmate sends poem to Anson: ‘Today, I will make a difference’

This is your brother from behind the walls again. No matter how much things seem like they will not change, they will; but you have to change the way ...

February 15th, 2017 |  


How can we get to 4 percent economic growth?

How can we get to 4 percent economic growth?

One of the major goals of the new Trump administration is to increase the rate of economic growth in the country. The objective is to move from the tw...

February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Emmett Till’s legacy lives on today

Emmett Till’s legacy lives on today

“America is still killing Emmett Till,” writes Duke professor Timothy Tyson in his new book, “The Blood of Emmett Till.”Tyson ...

February 15th, 2017 |  


Albemarle inmate: Find your purpose, let’s be in unity

Albemarle inmate: Find your purpose, let’s be in unity

It brings me great honor and pleasure to be blessed with the privilege to allow the community to digest insight from a man in my position.Firstly, my ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Anson native finds success in Missouri

Anson native finds success in Missouri

Daniel T. Tillman, born in Wadesboro in 1927, was appointed a circuit court judge in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1972.After graduating in 1954 from George...

February 14th, 2017 |  


LETTER: Fear of foreigners leads to abhorrent actions

LETTER: Fear of foreigners leads to abhorrent actions

To the editor:I read Robert Lee’s column while visiting downtown New York City. Just moments earlier, we were sharing the sidewalks with folks f...

February 14th, 2017 |  


LETTER: RCC’s success contributes to growth of Richmond, Scotland counties

LETTER: RCC’s success contributes to growth of Richmond, Scotland counties

To the editor:The page 2 article, “RCC board OKs 10-year plan,” from the Daily Journal’s Feb. 10 edition really deserved top billing...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Save yourself the trouble

Save yourself the trouble

Dishonesty is the highest form of disloyalty. Nothing is a greater offense to true loyalty than fake love.Have you been victimizing yourself or others...

February 14th, 2017 |  


TAR HEEL VIEW: Another craft beer cap that’s bad for business

TAR HEEL VIEW: Another craft beer cap that’s bad for business

The craft brewing boom in Charlotte and across North Carolina is not only a great business story, but an example of good government.The explosion of f...

February 14th, 2017 |