I don't think that adults riding in cars should be required to wear seat belts, but I don't have much of a problem with the government requiring children to wear seat belts.
Over the years we have known Cynthia Davis, our admiration and respect for
her have grown exponentially. She is one of the most humble persons that we
Carl Routh wanted to remind us on Aug. 18 (“Six years of Obama has made us better”) of all the good things Obama has done, and how he has made our country so much better. I don’t claim to be the smartest person in the world, but I’m dang sure smart enough to know better than to believe that Obama has helped our country, in any way.
RALEIGH — Fiscal conservatives tend to look askance at large issuances of public debt. In this sentiment, they are in good company. “I go on the principle that a public debt is a public curse,” wrote James Madison, “and in a Republican Government a greater curse than any other.”
I’m responding to the renewed 13-part series “Cosmos” aired on U.S. television and around the world to counter creationism and intelligent design, but which has deepened the problems for evolution theory.
Jay Wagner seems to be the only current High Point City Council member who has a plan for this city and can communicate it effectively.
Gary Parker's commentary in Your View Sept. 17 lambasts those mean old Republicans for their stance on voter ID laws. How shameful!
Departing Attorney General Eric Holder deserves cheers for his stance on civil rights, in my view, but bemused jeers for his assaults on civil liberties.
Does the "civilized" world have what it takes to defeat the self-declared Islamic State, otherwise known as ISIS?
Can’t we do something?
That’s our question. We don’t have answers, just the question.
Most of us had to give up too soon our fantasies about Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny. It is touching that a man of Tom Terrell's age and experience still believes that city managers are apolitical.
On March 31 of this year I wrote a letter to the editor regarding the comments of the CEO of the International Market Centers, Bob Maricich.