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 |  


Liberals Change Subject to H.B. 2

Liberals Change Subject to H.B. 2

RALEIGH — Do you want to know why the Left has tried to make North Carolina politics into an “all H.B. 2, all the time” zone? Here a...

July 20th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Be careful how you vote

LETTER: Be careful how you vote

To the editor:So Donald Trump has chosen his running mate, Mike Pence, well here’s the thing about Pence that all voters need to know. He is rea...

July 19th, 2016 |  


LETTER: Politicians can’t solve problems

LETTER: Politicians can’t solve problems

To the editor:It seems like too many bad things are happening in American and the world today. Many people blame our president, our Supreme Court and ...

July 19th, 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 |