LETTER: Did Russia profit from US election?

To the Editor:According to your Feb. 11 page 2A AP article, national defense secretary Michael Flynn, questionably now retired or fired, has a recolle...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Letter: County residents wake up

To the editor:I will admit that until recently that I was like most citizens of Scotland County and knew very little about fire departments and how th...

February 3rd, 2017 |  


Letter: Kudos to Focus columnist

Letter: Kudos to Focus columnist

To the editor:Hooray for Noran Sanford’s Jan. 26 article on the opportunities in Laurinburg/Scotland County.My family, husband Oren and I and th...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Thanks to the progressives

Thanks to the progressives

To the editor:Whether deliberately or inadvertently, your excellent editorial page has grouped features by topic once again. The Feb. 1st political ca...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Letter: Mayor stop attacks

To the editor:Reading Mayor Matthew Block’s latest column I can’t help wondering if he has decided to take a page from the “Trump Pl...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Please quantify making US great

To the editor:President Donald Trump, you have said you can “make America great again.”I am with you. Your success is our success. What ca...

January 25th, 2017 |  


City must stop bickering

To the editor:As we try to attract individuals and much-needed businesses to our community, perhaps there are individuals or businesses out there whos...

January 25th, 2017 |  


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 |