Finding our way to Bethlehem

Christmas.You finally made it didn’t you? Here it is almost Christmas, 2017, and you’ve survived all the sales and parades, all the hoopla...

December 23rd, 2016 updated: December 23rd, 2016. |  


Christmas lessons taught by kids

Sometimes children can make us see things so much clearer than we, as adults, often do.That’s likely never truer than at Christmas when the mad ...

December 23rd, 2016 |  


The spirit of Christmas

Next weekend, a week from today, in fact, as we prepare to unwrap brightly colored gifts, share a hug or kiss under the mistletoe and relish in the ma...

December 18th, 2016 |  


Helping young people is everybody’s business

Helping young people is everybody’s business

Based on the research in the various fields of youth development, the single most important factor that makes a positive difference in the life of you...

December 17th, 2016 |  


LREMC move to COMtech raises questions

“Passed a resolution requesting that the Robeson County Board of Commissioners adopt a policy that it will not appropriate funds to any non-gove...

December 10th, 2016 |  


Lighting tree for Warren apropos

Sampson Regional Medical Center’s Tree of Love continues to be a shining example of what the coming together of a community can do to inspire ho...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Let parades, festivities put us in a Christmas frame of mind

The Christmas season is upon us, and while some may find myriad reasons to sit back and have the Ebenezer Scrooge attitude about this most wonderful t...

December 1st, 2016 updated: December 1st, 2016. |  


Working toward peace

Let there be peace on earth.Those words make up a simple but powerful phrase. It’s one that’s been used in song lyrics, touted in politica...

November 30th, 2016 updated: November 30th, 2016. |  


Christmas will come to life in Clinton Thursday

It will be another unique and special celebration come Thursday night in downtown Clinton, as the city once again transforms itself into a Christmas w...

November 29th, 2016 updated: November 29th, 2016. |  


Living with grateful hearts

As we gather today with family and friends to share in our bountiful blessings, we should do so with grateful hearts. For despite the trials and tribu...

November 26th, 2016 updated: November 26th, 2016. |