Opinion

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 10:47 PM

Your View: Check candidates as thoroughly as new car

Make your vote count. If you are unaffiliated/independent you may select the Republican, Libertarian, or Democrat ticket which will include the unaffiliated candidates, which in this primary are only judges.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 10:45 PM

Our View: Ups & Downs - Dan Clodfelter; N.C. Libertarians

THUMBS UP to Thomasville native and former N.C. Sen. Dan Clodfelter, who last week took the oath of office to become the 57th mayor of the city of Charlotte. He took over the post vacated by Patrick Cannon, who resigned last month after being charged after a political corruption investigation.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 10:38 PM

Paula Williams: Share the love of Calvary

This is the official Baby Watch Week at the Williams and Shirah households.


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 08:22 PM

Your View: Ban the Klan from North Carolina

The white supremacist alleged to be involved in the Jewish community center was unfortunately from our state of North Carolina during the past.


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 08:20 PM

Your View: Guest Column - Koch brothers’ money threatens America

The Koch brothers, Charles and David, of New York, are billionaire right-wing political activists who are funding efforts to defeat Democratic candidates for office.


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 08:18 PM

Clarence Page: Can ethnic hate be a mental illness?

In early April, the Anti-Defamation League offered some happy news about a very grim topic. It reported a “significant and encouraging decline” in anti-Semitic acts across America in recent years. Unfortunately, the new spirit of hope would not last long.


Apr. 15, 2014 @ 07:19 PM

Your View: Bingham serves his Senate district well

Having owned my own business for the past 50-plus years in Davidson County, I desire to see a strong, successful small business person elected as our North Carolina state senator.


Apr. 15, 2014 @ 07:17 PM

Mousa Alshanteer: We need another North Carolina Fund

About 50 years ago, North Carolina Gov. Terry Sanford employed a unique approach to combat the state’s growing poverty epidemic, an approach which has unfortunately been neglected in contemporary efforts to address poverty within the state.


Apr. 13, 2014 @ 05:43 PM

Letter to the editor: Life is fragile






Apr. 11, 2014 @ 09:34 PM

Your View: Guest Column - Honor King in other ways than street

High Point Citizens should be worried about more important things than renaming streets after any person.  The MLK renaming is starting to get old.  


Apr. 11, 2014 @ 09:32 PM

Kristine Kaiser: Hagan is the moderate we need

Big money is pouring into the U.S. Senate race in North Carolina. Big money wants to unseat Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan and stage a GOP takeover of the Senate.