June 11, 2016 RSS feed / Editorial

Congrats, Class of 2016

Today, hundreds of seniors will graduate from Person High School. The seniors at Roxboro Community School have already graduated. More...

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Politics and perception doom tuition bill

RALEIGH The recent firestorm over steep reductions in tuition proposed at five universities — including three historically black ones — illustrates much of what is wrong with North Carolina politics. More...

State tax burden has declined

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Wednesday is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

To the editor:  Wednesday, June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. More...

Drug courts save the department of corrections money

To the editor:  If mom is using drugs, and baby is still in the womb, life will be a struggle, unless mom is in drug court. More...

PULSE POLL

THE QUESTION: Amid continuing debate, the Cincinnati Zoo stands by its decision to shoot and kill a gorilla after a child got into the enclosure. Do you think the zoo did the right thing?  NEXT WEEK’S QUESTION:   More...