3 teams debate tax reform

3 teams debate tax reform

RALEIGH — As the House and Senate negotiate the details of a new state budget, one of their biggest disagreements will be about taxes....

July 7th, 2015 updated: July 7th, 2015. |  


On the many oversights of Obamacare

On the many oversights of Obamacare

Eric Dent The 2016 health insurance rates for policies purchased through the Affordable Care Act — sometimes referred to as Obamacare — h...

July 7th, 2015 updated: July 7th, 2015. |  


Library closes book on busy fiscal year

Library closes book on busy fiscal year

Katie Fountain Robeson Library Last week marked the end of the 2014-2015 fiscal year for the Robeson County Public Library and there were sev...

July 6th, 2015 updated: July 7th, 2015. |  


We celebrate our independence

We celebrate our independence

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July 6th, 2015 |  


A single flag is enough for this nation’s birthday

Today, as our nation marks day one of its 240th year, all Americans should celebrate our freedoms that are unmatched anywhere else in this world with ...

July 4th, 2015 updated: July 6th, 2015. |  


No more excuses on Medicaid

No more excuses on Medicaid

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July 3rd, 2015 |  


Budget delay is not all bad

Budget delay is not all bad

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July 2nd, 2015 |  


Newspaper meets its obligation, but not commissioners

A not-so-funny thing happened on this newspaper’s long and unnecessarily winding road to deliver to our readers the names of people and businesses t...

July 2nd, 2015 updated: July 2nd, 2015. |  


Pop and Quirk: Television’s two Hannibals

Pop and Quirk: Television’s two Hannibals

This week’s column is a tale of two Hannibals. More specifically, it’s a tale of two television shows about guys named Hannibal.One is bei...

July 1st, 2015 updated: July 15th, 2015. |  


Public has the right to know what’s in our food

To the Editor, This Fourth of July, as you sit in the dark night watching the fireworks overhead, think about what freedom means. Many of the ideas...

July 1st, 2015 updated: July 1st, 2015. |