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 |  


LETTER: Memories of Great Falls School

LETTER: Memories of Great Falls School

To the editor:A while back, I wrote an article about Rockingham as I remember it in the late ’30s and early 1940s and I mentioned that there wer...

July 20th, 2016 |  


This I will never belive

This I will never belive

This — “We are powerless little pawns, helplessly manipulated and moved about by the hands of politicians” — is the kind of se...

July 19th, 2016 |  


Stopping U.S. support for sponsors of terror

Stopping U.S. support for sponsors of terror

Do you think state sponsors of terrorism should be allowed to purchase commercial aircraft that could be used for military purposes?What if it was the...

July 18th, 2016 |  


Transparency lax in Cuban airport deal

As you know, Charlotte was recently selected as one of ten cities to receive nonstop flights to and from Cuba. This is a part of President Barack Obam...

July 18th, 2016 updated: July 18th, 2016. |  


Fake right, go left

Fake right, go left

That both presumptive presidential nominees from the major parties held rallies in North Carolina on the same day should be ample evidence that the Ta...

July 15th, 2016 |  


Is Trump a false-flag candidate?

Is Trump a false-flag candidate?

Webster’s definition of a “sham” is as follows: Something false or fake; Fraud, not genuine, to pretend.I will get to this point in ...

July 15th, 2016 |