Personal attacks must stop

To the editor:The city of Laurinburg is the microcosm of the larger problems of this country.Elected officials signed up for the job. Not only does th...

July 19th, 2017 |  


City has lost sight of its role

To the Editor,Enough is enough! The issue of a new city hall has turned into a personal battle. The city council has lost sight of its role for the ta...

July 1st, 2017 |  


Letter: More guns no answer

To the editor:Peter, Paul and Mary sang “where have all the flowers gone, long time passing” but “where have all the people gone, go...

June 28th, 2017 |  


Letter: Don’t save Barrett Building

To the editor:I’m writing this letter in reference to the “Barrett Building” named after my father, William Charles Barrett.The buil...

June 22nd, 2017 |  


Letter: City ignores citizens

Is Laurinburg the center of the “Twilight Zone”? It appears that city council is on an urgent mission to demolish the current City Hall an...

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


Letter: Abbott Labs, a lost opportunity

To the editor: The closing of the Abbott Laurinburg Plant in 2001 should not have been the end of this facility. This $52 million plant was given b...

June 20th, 2017 updated: June 21st, 2017. |  


A false use of religion

To the editor:Both political cartoons on the editorial page of your June 2 edition referred to the recent concert bombing in London, England. One poin...

June 7th, 2017 |  


Littering a bad lesson

To the editor:Your coverage of the Litter Sweep was very good and I am sure many who could not take part in it certainly appreciated it. We thank thos...

May 30th, 2017 |  


Mayor should speak out

To the editor:I’m a concerned citizen of Scotland County. I live on a fixed income as I’m sure a lot of Scotland County does.I can’t...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Trump fails to confront Saudis

To the editor:So many times I’ve heard aggravated and/or irritated people say: “If I could get to them, I’d tell them to their faces...

May 24th, 2017 |