Remember when Joe Biden ran for president in what commentators called the “centrist” lane of the Democratic primaries? The idea was that a “moderate” like Biden, unlike rival Bernie Sanders, would not push radical plans to completely change American society. That would reassure non-progressi…

Would it not be wonderful to watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade on television and actually see the parade?

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The $1 trillion infrastructure bill President Joe Biden signed into law on November 15 attracted the votes of both Republican and Democratic lawmakers in Washington and has attracted praise from many North Carolina leaders, as well — once more illustrating the fact that bad ideas can also be…

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While you’re giving thanks this week, take a moment to express your gratitude to the generous folks who are helping to receive and resettle Afghan refugees. They represent the very best of the American spirit: good-hearted and open-minded, a spirit that might flicker and fade in Washington, …

Remember when Joe Biden ran for president in what commentators called the “centrist” lane of the Democratic primaries? The idea was that a “moderate” like Biden, unlike rival Bernie Sanders, would not push radical plans to completely change American society. That would reassure non-progressi…

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It is Black Friday every day for me. I line up outside the grocery store and rush to the meat counter to see what is on for the “Manager’s Special.” When meat nears the expiration date it is put on sale at last year’s prices or so. No pushing or shoving please!

Are you awake yet? Do you see what they are doing to America? The globalist, deep state, the silent enemy are the people that run the world. The globalist are all satanic and are conspiring death upon the world as we know it.

North Carolina Republicans are shocked, shocked that anyone would think there’s any blatant partisan racial and political gerrymandering going on in the shameful district maps that they’ve just passed by a party-line vote.

After last year’s lockdown it’s great to once again gather with family for the holidays. Some will be traveling “over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house.” During the holidays our already crowded and inadequately maintained roads will be strained, especially since speeding…

This Thanksgiving I am thankful for Mayor Connelly and his strong leadership of our city. Our community is truly bless to have you.

“Entitlement” is a perplexing concept. The word’s usage indicates it means “something a person legitimately owns.” Being entitled suggests not only to have “been granted title,” but to have deserved the title. The implication that such ownership is merited, however, is not always apparent.

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Amazing to read that over 4 million Americans quit their jobs in September — part of a mass labor pullout being called the Great Resignation. The social and economic chaos unleashed by COVID-19 has apparently jumbled pre-pandemic assumptions.

How much does the United States owe to immigrant families whose children were separated from them as part of the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” approach to border crossings that began in May 2018? Is it $450,000 per person affected by the callous policy, a figure recently reported b…

In a letter titled “A Call For Colloquy” in your Nov. 6-8 opinion edition, the writer states that he is certain about his own political stance, then in the next paragraph he goes on about people getting along with different views.

The state budget that the General Assembly finally passed last week tells us something about Senate Leader Phil Berger: He has not changed his mind. This budget contains a further $2 billion dollars in corporate tax cuts coming on the heels of a decade in which our corporate tax was all but …