TAR HEEL VIEW: NC Court of Appeals ballot not very appealing

TAR HEEL VIEW: NC Court of Appeals ballot not very appealing

Sometimes the worst corruption doesn’t happen when laws are broken, but when they are made.Case in point: Court of Appeals races are supposed to...

July 28th, 2016 |  


LETTER: ‘Culture war’ exposes liberal bigots

LETTER: ‘Culture war’ exposes liberal bigots

To the editor:Regarding the NBA’s pulling the 2017 All-Star Game out of Charlotte over LGBT issues: The NBA Commissioners responsible for this w...

July 28th, 2016 |  


More funding for schools that discriminate

More funding for schools that discriminate

Bible Baptist Christian School in Matthews is one of 336 religious schools and private academies that receive taxpayer funding under the voucher progr...

July 28th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Trump has history of debasing women

LETTER: Trump has history of debasing women

To the editor:According to the Huffington Post, an anonymous “Jane Doe” filed a federal lawsuit against GOP presumptive nominee Donald Tru...

July 27th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Terrorism is down in the U.S.

LETTER: Terrorism is down in the U.S.

To the editor:Hopefully, readers have had a chance to catch their collective breath after digesting Robert Lee’s long, hard look at terrorism an...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Legislature will remain a prize

Legislature will remain a prize

RALEIGH — As Democrats and Republicans actively contest North Carolina’s governorship, U.S. Senate seat, and 15 electoral votes for presid...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Take a break from politics; read books

Take a break from politics; read books

Do you need relief from two weeks of over-the-top contentious politics?Here are four books that could give both Trump and Clinton supporters a break f...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Overregulation is a stranglehold on economic growth

Last week, I traveled across the 8th District listening to hard-working employees, small business owners, farmers and families about the struggles and...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Our college supports those who protect us

Our college supports those who protect us

Richmond Community College is going blue this week. If you look at our website, our signs and our ads, you will see we have a new color and message. T...

July 25th, 2016 |  


The decay of the world’s resolve

The decay of the world’s resolve

The “Great Elephants” of the world have allowed their great size and power of overwhelming force to cloud their visions of future security...

July 24th, 2016 |