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Postponed Olympic games will be unpredictable

I’m writing this column two days before the Tokyo Olympics are scheduled to officially begin. I have no idea what’s going to happen between now ... Read more

Life imitating life…and it’s ugly!

In his 1889 essay, “The Decay of Lying,” Oscar Wilde, the well-known Irish poet and playwright, is famously credited with the line: “Life imitates Art ... Read more

Biden’s plan helps America compete in a digital world

By Kip Eideberg Even as Democrats and Republicans continue their negotiations, there is one aspect of infrastructure that still continues to enjoy broad support — ... Read more

UFOs…they ain’t from outta town!

To the Editor: This is in response to your article of July 7 concerning UFO’s and UAP’s in which you asked if some folks would ... Read more

A few basics to know about NC places

Anyone who’s from North Carolina, has lived in North Carolina for a long time, or has a basic understanding of geography should know that Raleigh ... Read more

Laughing at yourself is therapeutic!

There are hundreds of medical disorders known to man. Most all are treatable, if diagnosed early. But there’s one that begins to manifest itself as ... Read more

Begin at the beginning… or maybe in the middle

It is a truth universally acknowledged… that any good story ought to have a good opening too. Did the first half of that sentence sound ... Read more

Someone else will clean up the mess

To the Editor: I write this letter because of the inspiration I got from a four column editorial in the Daily Reflector on June 29th. ... Read more

UFOs or UAPs….have you seen one?

I peered into the heavens on Friday, July 2, but saw nothing but raindrops (and a few bugs when the clouds finished the process of ... Read more

Starvation wages vs. enhanced unemployment

To the Editor: I sometimes chuckle when I hear national news stories about how the $300 enhanced federal unemployment bonus, part of the American Rescue ... Read more

Seeking answers to solar energy questions

Let me be honest: I don’t have a problem with the idea of solar energy. I think it’s a fantastic idea to pursue solar power ... Read more

Town of Ahoskie’s ballfields are truly a joy to behold

To the Editor: We now have college caliber ballfields….three of them… in Ahoskie. This effort was all started by Cal Bryant’s editorial about “Stepping to ... Read more

Thanks to our local law enforcement officers

To The Editor: I would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Mr. David Griffin, Chief of Police for the Murfreesboro Police Department, and ... Read more

Freedom comes at a high price

“When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and ... Read more

Speak up and speak out for Pride

On Monday, June 21, an NFL football player made a personal statement about himself and also made history in the process. Carl Nassib, a defensive ... Read more

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