Who I’m voting for

Who I’m voting for

It never fails. Every four years, I hear tons of people telling the masses to get out there and vote.“If you don’t vote, you can’t c...

May 26th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Help needed finding family

LETTER: Help needed finding family

To the editor:I am attempting to reach out to anyone that might be doing some genealogy research on the Pratts.If you have Pratts in your lineage, wou...

May 25th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Please make him go back

LETTER: Please make him go back

To the editor:Look, I don’t know what country Obama came from. I could really care less.Most reports say he was born in Africa and raised by Mus...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Legislative support for active troops and veterans

Legislative support for active troops and veterans

Providing for the common defense of our nation is one of the few responsibilities of Congress explicitly stated in the United States Constitution. As ...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Funding our national defense

Funding our national defense

America faces serious threats from radical Islamist terrorism. As well, we face grave peril as President Obama chose to give Iran a clear path to nucl...

May 24th, 2016 |  


OUR VIEW: Legislators should abandon plans to outlaw Asian herb

OUR VIEW: Legislators should abandon plans to outlaw Asian herb

Regulate.According to some constitutional scholars, when the word was used in founding documents, it meant to keep regular — or well-functioning...

May 21st, 2016 updated: May 21st, 2016. |  


Heroin: The Queen of addiction

Heroin: The Queen of addiction

With every Queen she has to have her pawns. The pawn in this case is the user, the addict. A lost soul that sees no way out of this personal hell. Thi...

May 21st, 2016 |  


Lawmakers seek massive expansion of voucher scheme that discriminates against LGBT students

Lawmakers seek massive expansion of voucher scheme that discriminates against LGBT students

If a handful of right-wing legislators have their way, taxpayers in North Carolina may soon be spending $125 million a year funding private and fundam...

May 19th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Forefathers were illegal immigrants

LETTER: Forefathers were illegal immigrants

To the editor,This is the third and final part to my three-part letter to the editor.The arrival of Europeans ushered in what is termed the Columbian ...

May 19th, 2016 updated: May 19th, 2016. |  


No, we are not screwed

No, we are not screwed

To my friends who insist on saying things like “we’re screwed” in response to some political candidate gaining momentum in their cam...

May 18th, 2016 |