April 30, 2017

The state Senate last week, pressed by a lawmaker from Guilford County, passed a bill meant to strip The Daily Reflector of its traditional role of serving as the paper of record for Greenville and Pitt County.         

For generations now, the Reflector has…

ANDERS: Earnhardt's retirement a reality check

April 30, 2017

I'm not a morning person.

Seriously, I'm not. The first 15-to-20 minutes of my day are usually spent thumbing through emails and social media at about 62 percent consciousness, usually before I've even put my glasses on.

So after my alarm went off Tuesday morning at 9 a.m., you can imagine what my…

Environmental warning signs

April 30, 2017

It was disappointing to read Walter Williams’ Op Ed in the Reflector on April 25. His article focused on the connection between dire environmental predictions and Earth Day and his lack of confidence in the predictive ability of environmental scientists.

I prefer to think of Earth Day as a…

Flynn's gaffes don't add up to treason

April 30, 2017

There is something about the fixation on the Michael Flynn story that doesn't add up.

It doesn't look great that in January 2016, the future Trump national security adviser did not disclose payments he received from Russia's propaganda network, RT, on his application to renew his security clearance.…