Letter: Sound bites, not facts

To the editor:There has been so much back and forth about Meryl Streep’s Golden Globes speech in electronic and print media. The best descriptio...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Complaining is not productive

To the editor:As a nation, we have been enduring many internal issues. I dare not try to cover them in this letter. Our county has its own issues. We ...

December 22nd, 2016 |  


Let votes have impact

To the editor:This past presidential election highlighted the need to re-vamp, not abolish, the Electoral College process. Democracy is rooted in the ...

December 20th, 2016 |  


Economic comeback possible

To the editor:Last Sunday night’s “60 Minutes” program on CBS reported on a county in Mississippi who had lost all of its textile in...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Jesus doesn’t pick political sides

To the editor:Driving north on the bypass last week, I was startled to see “THANK YOU JESUS” a crudely lettered poster, attached to the Re...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Poll workers thanked

To the editor:I would like to thank all the poll workers. I voted early in Laurinburg and there were plenty of poll workers to keep the lines moving. ...

November 10th, 2016 |  


McCrory has helped state

This week, Gov. McCrory released a new campaign ad which reminded me of why I am voting for him.Just take a look at how far we have come since 2008 wh...

October 13th, 2016 |  


Consolidation will crowd schools

To the editor:So, the leaders {toot} that the All Mighty is in heaven, Peter Pan is living at the Chamber of Commerce, and Scotland County is now R...

October 6th, 2016 |  


To the editor:In response to Robert Currie’s Sept. 14 letter, I am not at all talking about displaced workers getting something free. Displaced ...

September 21st, 2016 |  


Scotland Juinor Service League thanked

To the editor:The staff of the Scotland County Memorial Library would like to publicly express our gratitude to the Laurinburg Junior Service League m...

September 7th, 2016 |