School chief praises board

Editor:The month of January marks the annual observance of School Board Appreciation Month.Reading board information, attending meetings, advocating f...

January 25th, 2018 |  


Thanks for help in providing fruit bags

Editor:Our group ’ The Prayer Connection” is a local Christian group which was started 18 years age by founders Ms.Eloise Brewington and M...

January 20th, 2018 |  


Open your hearts to help

Editor:We, the members of the board of the Harrells Community Center, ask everyone who reads this article or even hears about us, to open your hearts ...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Statue is part of all our pasts

Editor:After reading the articles in our paper about the request to remove the statue at the courthouse and taking a few days to think it over, I was ...

October 19th, 2017 |  


Black Velvet and Elvis

Editor:“Black Velvet” was a song that came out in the early 1990s to describe the incomparable Elvis Presley. There were two versions of t...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Humbled arrogance

Editor:Humbled arrogance is how reporters on one TV station described Texans; it’s a state of mind of how we will survive no matter what comes o...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Check Charities Before Giving

Everyone has a cause they care about. And with more than 1.2 million charitable organizations to choose from, finding one aligned with your values can...

August 19th, 2017 |  


The start of a new school year

Editor:The start of a new school year brings with it numerous opportunities for our students. Our teachers will have the opportunity and responsibilit...

August 4th, 2017 |  


Johnson inspired

Dear Dr. Johnson,As the song writer says, ” You are my latest, my greatest inspiration, you inspire me.”I met you and your wife, Dorothy d...

July 7th, 2017 |  


Concerns for Garland Fire Dept. issue

Editor:Well, I wanted to share this with all my friends and family.I was born in 1971 at Sampson County hospital and when I was growing up in the Dubl...

April 6th, 2017 |