Social Security’s gift to children is security

Social Security’s gift to children is security

FAYETTEVILLE — This is the season of caring. No matter your religion or belief, December is also considered a time to focus on the children we l...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Left needs course in federalism

Left needs course in federalism

For the second time in recent experience, and the fifth time in American history, a presidential candidate has been elected despite having failed to w...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Social Security covers you when you’re abroad

Social Security covers you when you’re abroad

Social Security has you covered, even outside our nation’s borders. We are with you through life’s journey, even if you are traveling outs...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Alabama judge attended Ansonville Male Academy

Alabama judge attended Ansonville Male Academy

I imagine Anson County residents — and in particular the citizens of Ansonville — will be surprised to know that two old-timey colleges ex...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


TAR HEEL VIEW: Allison the right choice for treasury head

A former Wilson community leader is reportedly in the mix for a high-profile position in President-elect Donald Trump’s administration.Retired B...

November 30th, 2016 |  


GOP elephants never forget

GOP elephants never forget

North Carolina Democrats have spent much of the last week indignantly denouncing an array of Republican actions, attitudes and options as “outra...

November 27th, 2016 |  


Bad Girls at Samarcand

Bad Girls at Samarcand

If you asked almost anybody in the world to tell you about Samarcand and you got any answer at all, it would be about an ancient city still existing i...

November 26th, 2016 |  


Let’s makeAmericakind again

Let’s makeAmericakind again

I’m a crier of happy moments. If I witness an act of kindness, I sometimes boo-hoo like a baby.Recently, I’ve seen a few Facebook posts fr...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


LETTER: Citizens send mixed signals

LETTER: Citizens send mixed signals

To the editor:In his fine column of Nov. 19, Robert Lee described a society in peril, that has lost its way, and touched upon divisions in American so...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


LETTER: Trump did not win

LETTER: Trump did not win

To the editor:Hillary Clinton, by popular vote, won this election.Donald Trump did not win — hate won, fear won, racism won, sexism won, homopho...

November 22nd, 2016 |