Complacency threatens charters

Complacency threatens charters

Since the election of Republican legislative majorities in 2010, charter schools have enjoyed a winning streak of pro-charter legislation and policy. ...

November 23rd, 2017 |  


Doctor says county judicial system needs good polishing

To the Editor,Being robbed in Robeson County has been an enlightening experience. The investigation and arrest of the suspect was far from any accepta...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


In politics, size does matter

In politics, size does matter

RALEIGH — Most voters in North Carolina and the rest of America cast ballots reliably for either Democratic or Republican politicians — ev...

November 22nd, 2017 |  


America losing its greatness

America losing its greatness

What is happening to America? I must admit that I have been pretty discouraged about the state of our union ever since the November election, but this...

November 21st, 2017 |  


NC provides good tax guide

NC provides good tax guide

RALEIGH — North Carolina has already accomplished what Republicans in Washington want to pass — historic tax reform that caps or eliminate...

November 20th, 2017 updated: November 20th, 2017. |  


Paper must keep us informed on Chemours contamination

To the Editor,I hope The Robesonian will make it a priority to keep citizens informed about the GenX contamination of our area by DuPont/Chemours. Bla...

November 20th, 2017 |  


Commissioners see ISD as ally, not the enemy

The Robeson County Board of Commissioners last week wiggled off a hook, awakening from a slumber and distancing itself from the Board of Education for...

November 18th, 2017 updated: November 18th, 2017. |  


Time to put China on notice

Time to put China on notice

Should a company controlled by the Communist Chinese government be allowed to purchase a major U.S. military supplier?Obviously, the answer is “...

November 18th, 2017 |  


Cooper whiffs on partisan claim

Cooper whiffs on partisan claim

Gov. Roy Cooper wasted no time responding to his latest courtroom loss. “With the makeup of this three-judge panel, we fully expected this resul...

November 17th, 2017 |  


NC’s water under attack

NC’s water under attack

The Clean Water Act turned 45 last month and for the last four and half decades it has improved protections for our drinking water, fishing spots, and...

November 16th, 2017 |