Opinion

Sound Off, Dec. 11, 2013

Thank you to those responsible for the lovely Christmas lights downtown and also for the beautiful nativity that was such a surprise to see and ... Read more

BCCC gets people ‘ready to work’

We featured a success story this week. A.J. Middleton went from living in his car for a short period to earning two welding certificates and ... Read more

Sound Off, Dec. 1, 2013

I see where somebody in Smallwood is concerned about getting his mail later and later. And I doubt that the mailman sorts out people that ... Read more

Schools are motivating students to succeed

Don Phipps, Beaufort County Schools superintendent, made an interesting comment at Monday’s school board meeting. He said a student who drops out of school at ... Read more

Sound off, Nov. 28, 2013

Reading the City Council beat, I would have to agree with Doug Mercer about if you don’t show up for the meeting, you don’t get ... Read more

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Columns

Write Again . . . Can’t we reason together?

The Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution: “A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, and the right of the ... Read more

Friends of Brown Library celebrate another successful sale

By DIANE GRIFFIN For the Daily News   The annual January sale put on by the Friends of the Brown Library was a big success ... Read more

Write Again . . . A life-long love affair

My friend Donald Wallace is not singing in a gospel quartet now. His baritone in “Redeemed” relocated some time ago, hence the demise of their ... Read more

BOATING TIPS: Plan now for summer fun on the water

Enough of the winter gloom, fixing boat stuff, maintenance and wintering. Let’s return to thoughts of summer and fun on the water. That’s why we ... Read more

Video Games: Good or Bad?

Video games get a bad rap, but most kids play them anyway. Although we now advise parents to limit all electronic time to two hours ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

The transition of F. Ray Moore Oil Company propane operations

To the Editor: On Dec. 16, 2014, we at Suburban Propane officially — and excitedly — joined the Washington community. We’re assuming the propane operations ... Read more

The responsibility of VOA property

To the Editor: The old saying, “never look a gift horse in the mouth” is not always wise. The county is considering taking possession of ... Read more

Founding the Temple of Jesus Christ Church

Letter to the Editor: Dr. Bishop James Lee Woolard is the black history month hero in Beaufort County, Washington, North Carolina. Thirty-four years ago, he ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Feb. 13, 2015

To the Editor: At a recent Beaufort county commissioners meeting a vote of 5-2 was rendered to eliminate the Chocowinity EMS. Commissioners Buzzeo and Booth ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Feb. 10, 2015

  To the Editor: It is the responsibility of publicly elected officials to provide and maintain clear and open communication with their constituents, especially on ... Read more