October 21, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

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Messy landfill issues confound county

It’s painfully clear that county officials have no idea how best to deal with Person County’s solid waste issues.  The county has become addicted to the money Republic pays for the privilege to operate its massive landfill in Person More...

Deciphering the need for regulation

Parental choice in education is popular. About a fifth of North Carolina students are educated outside of district-run public schools, and this share will probably grow to a quarter or more in the coming years.  More...

Legislature could cure election confusion with a statewide process

If the rules for Raleigh’s municipal elections had applied to last year’s governor’s race, Pat McCrory would have had the power to send voters back to the polls in December. More...

PULSE POLL

THE QUESTION: What criminal activity worries you most?  NEXT WEEK’S QUESTION:  What kind of technology do you use the most?  1. Computer 2. Smart phone 3. Tablet 4. More...

Planned charter has support

To the editor:  More...