Adopting a healthy healthcare system

Adopting a healthy healthcare system

The well-being of a nation depends, greatly, on the health of its citizens. Schools, companies, and military forces can function effectively only if t...

March 30th, 2017 updated: March 30th, 2017. |  


Love our country, follow our rules

Could the terrorist attack on British Parliament be a cultural canary-in-the-coal-mine for us? Will the London attacker who repeatedly plunged a knife...

March 28th, 2017 updated: March 28th, 2017. |  


Sharing time with an angel

I once had a friend who was known to be somewhat of a private person. She kept her feelings mostly to herself. Sometimes I felt I wanted to pry open h...

March 24th, 2017 |  


The US Supreme Court

The US Supreme Court

The United States Congress is now taking up its constitutional duty to consider a nominee for a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court. The seat has been vaca...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Inclusion helps Republicans

Kevin C. got married last fall and moved from Wake to Harnett County “to get out of the city.” He had no idea he was supposed to change hi...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Mikayla made an impression

Mikayla made an impression

Saturday night, we, along with what seemed like the rest of Clinton, went up to Raleigh to watch the Clinton High Lady Dark Horses conclude their marc...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Whatever happened to Tomahawk?

Whatever happened to Tomahawk?

You’ve probably heard of “Where are they now?” stories. This is a “Where is it now?” story.Growing up, there wasn’...

March 12th, 2017 updated: March 12th, 2017. |  


What is a foul?

What is a foul?

I finished calling basketball games for the season as a referee for the Clinton Recreation Department last week. My last game was the championship gam...

March 5th, 2017 updated: March 5th, 2017. |  


Without data accountability, how do we call the right shots?

Recently, the U.S. Senate confirmed Scott Pruitt as Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Despite environmentalists’ concer...

February 27th, 2017 |  


Do you regret that tattoo?

Do you regret that tattoo?

You’ve probably thought this. You see a nice looking young lady or gentleman. You notice a tattoo on their arm, or shoulder, or neck, or other p...

February 26th, 2017 |