UNC needs freer speech

UNC needs freer speech

University of North Carolina system officials apparently need a refresher course on the First Amendment.Fifteen of 16 schools within the University of...

January 10th, 2017 |  


Cooper makes big blunder

Cooper makes big blunder

RALEIGH — Roy Cooper spent his last few weeks as governor-elect of North Carolina attacking the state legislature for encroaching on the separat...

January 9th, 2017 |  


An ambitious first 100 days

An ambitious first 100 days

Last week, the 115th Congress officially gaveled into session. With President-elect Trump soon to be inaugurated, my House Republican colleagues and I...

January 7th, 2017 |  


Let’s fix HB2, then move onto important stuff

North Carolina lawmakers return to Raleigh on Wednesday for their long session, presumably to work together to try to make life better for this state&...

January 7th, 2017 |  


DPI chief: Schools broken

DPI chief: Schools broken

North Carolina’s public schools are in serious trouble, says the incoming superintendent, who expressed a sense of urgency in fixing the system....

January 6th, 2017 |  


Walker’s determination, loud voice saved a lot of cats, dogs

There are dozens of cats and dogs today at the Robeson County Animal Shelter that have a chance to get out alive because of the work of Faith Walker &...

January 6th, 2017 |  


There’s a grownup in charge

There’s a grownup in charge

We are only a few days into the New Year but two starkly different political styles are already on display in Raleigh.Newly elected Gov. Roy Cooper is...

January 5th, 2017 |  


Stay on freedom’s path

Stay on freedom’s path

RALEIGH — It was 30 years ago that I founded my first conservative organization. It was a student magazine at the University of North Carolina a...

January 4th, 2017 |  


As Veterans Day approaches, remember to express thanks

To the Editor,On Veterans Day, which is next Friday, the Lumberton NC Disabled American Veterans Chapter No. 7 will gather at 11 a.m. at the city down...

November 4th, 2016 |  


Schools to open on 2-hour delay

LUMBERTON — Robeson schools will open on a two-hour delay Monday, the first day backin class for students since Hurricane Matthew inundated the ...

October 28th, 2016 |