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Snow blankets county; internet service is elusive
By: arkwildlife on 12/13/18
As long as new subdivisions are being built with gigabit speeds from CenturyLink, the rest of us ca...
By: b-revel on 12/13/18
If that had been a "DEMOCRAT" it wouldn't have made a lick of difference. However, when the good gu...
County Board of Elections will begin seeking director
By: b-revel on 12/13/18
That's all we need!...
Civil rights icon Rosanell Eaton dies at 97
By: jladyb on 12/13/18
Mrs. Eaton was a titan for civil rights and her dedication will live on forever....
Hockey pucks versus guns; is this the best we can do?
By: b-revel on 12/6/18
Liberals, Hockey Plucks, and fools. What are we going to do in this UTOPIA world we have created? ...
Tree lightings, parades, festivities: Could it be Christmas?
By: b-revel on 12/6/18
End the war with the Taliban and bring the troops back. We can use them at the border. Nothing nee...
County cool to teens' offer to be involved
By: milliondollarman on 12/6/18
Jesus Christ, really? Here is a young man willing to be a leader yet the powers that Be can’t make...
Better broadband (maybe) but at a cost (high!)
By: 35Raiders on 12/7/18
If The network will not support the coming 5G technology, it may not be worth It....
Is your well water safe to drink?
By: arkwildlife on 11/30/18
A link to the actual map on the county health department website would have been helpful... I looked...
Who knew slinging mud could be so much fun?
By: milliondollarman on 11/21/18
Amen Gary. You’d think when salaries are 74% of the EDC budget, 7 commissioners and a manger and a...
By: petera on 11/21/18
CAMPO -- the Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization -- sounds like an organization we shoul...
Reporting won't make you friends; it'll make a difference
By: b-revel on 11/15/18
I lost you some where about the middle but that's OK your the media....
Years of volunteer work made 401 project possible
By: milliondollarman on 11/15/18
Pretty interesting out of all the thank you's, not a single one was offered for Rep Bobbie Richardso...
Some will be rehashing this election for years
By: farmerjohn on 11/20/18
Quite a few pundits have been proclaiming a political divide between rural and urban areas. The pat...
By: b-revel on 11/16/18
Next Wednesday!...
By: b-revel on 11/15/18
By the way, I loved the way the local election turned out....
By: JohnEdwards on 11/14/18
Largest party in N.C. is Democrat, second is unaffiliated and third in line is Republican. The fo...
Great day for breaking ground!
By: farmerjohn on 11/15/18
No love for Chad Barefoot? IIRC he took plenty of heat from this paper when the DOT plan for awardi...
Halloween haunting scarier than the election?
By: b-revel on 11/8/18
That big red wave was overtaken by the the great red tide, so to say. It just goes to show you that...
School board salutes outgoing member
By: JohnEdwards on 11/8/18
I stand corrected. After speaking to a friend of mine, he said that LEDs will dramatically reduce t...