Columns

What’s the hidden agenda? We need to know

Back in the 1992 presidential race, most can remember when Ross Perot said that giant sucking sound would be American jobs that would leave the ... Read more

Write Again … That tragic day in November

Our friends Penny and Johnnie, whom we have known since our Manteo-Roanoke Island-Outer Banks days, are truly loyal ECU alumni. To say they are fervid ... Read more

Taste versus nutrition: Why not have both?

March is National Nutrition Month and this year’s theme is “Enjoy the Taste of Eating Right.” Consumer research has found that taste trumps nutrition as ... Read more

My Turn: Belhaven community continues its effort to keep its hospital

My Turn: Belhaven community continues its effort to keep its hospital

Recently, Vidant Health has been conducting a campaign to appear more community friendly, to the extent of airing a commercial during the Super Bowl (television coverage). I believe this ... Read more

Write Again … It’s a matter of our values

Times change. Now, isn’t that an insightful, original thought? Sure. Among the myriad changes that I’ve seen in my three quarters of a century journey ... Read more