Bathroom law change unwise

To the editor:According to an April 5 editorial: “Economic threat demands revisit of bathroom bill,” North Carolina may face serious econo...

April 12th, 2016 |  


Troopers are heroes

To the editor:Hear comes the cavalry. On Wednesday, April 6, about 11:37 a.m., my car stopped about three miles from Laurel Hill on U.S. 74 in the eas...

April 11th, 2016 |  


RCC thanks bond supporters

To the editor:On behalf of Richmond Community College Board of Trustees, employees and over 3,300 students, I want to thank the voters of Scotland Cou...

March 20th, 2016 |  


Can we park our cell phones and talk?

Can we park our cell phones and talk?

My wife and I were in a restaurant a few months ago and we noticed a family of five seated at another table. Each member of the family was riveted to ...

March 14th, 2016 |  


Bring back affordable care

To the editor:Please allow me to address a serious misstatement in Mark Schenck’s March 2 column.Democrats did not say that Obamacare would insu...

March 9th, 2016 |  


Right and wrong — no app for that

Right and wrong — no app for that

I confess.I’m a geek wannabe. I am fascinated by technology and what it has bought to our lives.I have witnessed the introduction of cellular ph...

February 12th, 2016 |  


Terror tacticsutilized by all

To the editor:In response to my Dec. 18 letter, Mike Johnson wrote: “It is a known fact that Muslims have been killing each other for years.R...

January 11th, 2016 |  


Seed catalogs and estate plans

Seed catalogs and estate plans

My mail box is overflowing with gardening and seed catalogs. I have to admit, I enjoy leafing through them. I enjoy seeing all of the new varieties of...

January 8th, 2016 |  


To the editor:As a resident of Laurinburg, my husband and I want to know what can be done about the trash that is put/thrown in the streets and how it...

January 6th, 2016 |  


The perfect gift comes from God

The perfect gift comes from God

It’s the most wonderful time of the year. In our cars we listen to our favorite Christmas songs while we drive down our beautifully decorated st...

December 24th, 2015 |