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Sound Off, Jan. 5, 2014

Published 5:56pm Saturday, January 4, 2014

For the person who would like to know how to regift National Geographic or Our State magazines: your local school teachers would probably love to have these magazines, especially the ones who teach North Carolina history.


I wish funeral homes would stop using the phrase; it’s an honor to serve the family of (so and so) I feel like funeral homes use the phrase out of context. Why not say we extend our condolences to the family of (so and so)?


I agree with the comment in the Jan. 1 paper about doing away with pre-K. It’s just a babysitting program that the state is trying to do. I think the school system should drop the pre-K program and start with kindergarten and go from there.

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