Don’t believe everything you see on HGTV

Don’t believe everything you see on HGTV

LAURINBURG — The American dream has been owning your own home, with a white-picket fence, 2.5 children, a golden retriever and a mini-van in the...

April 10th, 2017 |  


The triumphant Christ

The triumphant Christ

Now on today we reflect on the goodness of God. At this time of the year we can’t help but remember what took place in the events leading to our...

April 7th, 2017 |  


NC behind on anti-discrimination

NC behind on anti-discrimination

Now that HB2 has been partially repealed, enough for the NCAA and ACC anyway, a lot of folks in Raleigh are hoping the issue of discrimination in Nort...

April 7th, 2017 |  


Spring brings festivals and fun to Scotland County

Spring brings festivals and fun to Scotland County

I recently attended the N.C. Governor’s Conference on Tourism. This is an annual event where local tourism directors meet with the executives fr...

April 6th, 2017 |  


Time to celebrate public health

Time to celebrate public health

North Carolina Public Health Association is celebrating National Public Health Week April 3rd – 9th with the theme “Healthiest Nation 2030...

April 4th, 2017 |  


Hopefully HB142 will end the bathroom talk

At this point we aren’t convinced that most North Carolinians understand what House Bill 2 did before last week’s “reset,” or ...

April 4th, 2017 |  


LETTER: Remember unborn in values debate

To the editor:In response to Mary Harvin McDonald’s view on politics, Christian values, and GOP convention. 3/31/17Mrs. McDonald provided a long...

April 4th, 2017 |  


LETTER: Vote for Trump not a values vote

To the editor:Rev. Mark Harris recently told the assembled local GOP that churches need to “integrate Christian values into political beliefs, s...

April 3rd, 2017 |  


We need to handle this Russia mess

We need to handle this Russia mess

The recent announcement by FBI Director James Comey that his agency is investigating links between members of President Trump’s campaign and Rus...

March 31st, 2017 |  


LETTER:Politics and Christian values

To the editor:In response to the article on the local GOP convention and remarks by Mark Harris.The Jesus I know stood for radical hospitality, genero...

March 31st, 2017 |