Albemarle inmate: Take charge of your destiny

Albemarle inmate: Take charge of your destiny

Hello world,Hey, how are you doing? I pray that all is well and in the utmost health and strength by the time this message reaches you. As for me, I h...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


2017 brings changes to ‘full retirement age’

2017 brings changes to ‘full retirement age’

Every worker’s dream is having a secure retirement to enjoy the fruits of their labor. Social Security is here to help you secure today and tomo...

February 21st, 2017 |  


You decide: Is farming a high-tech industry?

You decide: Is farming a high-tech industry?

My paternal grandfather was a farmer in Ohio. He raised a variety of crops, but his “bread and butter” were hogs. In southwestern Ohio hog...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Wingate writer: Actions are louder than our words

Wingate writer: Actions are louder than our words

When I was short enough to touch the slop bucket without bending over, I watched as Daddy threw a Lucky Strike into it. It must have fallen onto a cab...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Fiscal uncertainty hurts state economy

Fiscal uncertainty hurts state economy

Do governors and state legislators really have much to do with the performance of state economies? If governors and state legislators are to be believ...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Will Trump remember Washington on Presidents’ Day?

Will Trump remember Washington on Presidents’ Day?

Will President Donald Trump remember George Washington when we celebrate Presidents’ Day next week?Here is some help for him with thoughts from ...

February 18th, 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 |