Energy costs have a big impact on families' bottom line. A difference of a few pennies may not seem like a lot, but psychologically, it can be. When the price of gasoline goes down, it frees up money for other purposes. And those pennies do add...
North Carolina's top legislative leaders are fighting a losing battle, and taxpayers are still footing the bill.
Forgive us if we're not willing to write an obituary for newspapers — and will even challenge those who would espouse the idea.Pundits and skeptics use clever connotations such as dinosaurs facing extinction.
Print media, those of us in the newspaper industry have been told for years, is a dying trade. With the proliferation of cable news, Internet outlets and social media, consumers can get their news in real time. The result is the irrelevancy of outlets...
As of the time we wrote this editorial, North Carolinians can register to vote and cast their ballots on the same day. As of this moment, votes cast in an incorrect precinct in November will count.
In a poker game between county officials and New Life Church, Pastor Gary Richardson would hold the trump card.
Mount Airy has Andy Griffith. Pinehurst has championship golf. And for nearly a half-century, Rockingham has had the racetrack.
Finally, a week not to be celebrated with glee.