Opinion

Sound Off, Aug. 15, 2013

I would like to thank Bill Cook for his long hours of service in the General Assembly and for his commitment to protecting the most ... Read more

My Turn: It’s time to implement waterfront plan

On May 29, 2012, then City Manager Josh Kay proposed to City Council a new management model for the City Waterfront Docks.  Minutes for the ... Read more

Sound Off, Aug. 4, 2013

How long is the city of Washington going to allow the geese to ruin the Veterans Park walking trail along Jack’s Creek? They are going ... Read more | 1 comment

Letter to the Editor: Publish voting records of elected officials

To the Editor: Kudos to you for the July 28 editorial “While We Were Sleeping” regarding the “sweeping changes made by the NC General Assembly.”  ... Read more

Letter to the editor: Thanks for supporting wounded military

To the Editor: I want to take this opportunity to thank the individuals who made possible the Hope for the Warriors Golf Tournament on Saturday.  ... Read more

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Columns

Write Again . . . A volley of random shots

BOASTFUL — To boast, brag, about one’s accomplishments is not something that’s appealing to others. However, I feel a bit of self-directed acclaim is justified. ... Read more

Playing by the Rules with Breast Cancer

By Brenda Peacock, MD For the Daily News   It’s October once again, Breast Cancer Awareness month, so it’s time to review some information regarding ... Read more

Write Again . . . What so proudly we hail

While I have not designated myself as a one-man American flag “policeman,” I do admit to being considerably concerned when our flag is displayed improperly. ... Read more

Write Again . . . It’s a losing proposition

For those among you, kind readers, who aren’t particularly interested in or concerned about language usage, please let me assure you that should you elect ... Read more

Tending Miss Emily: Handling anger, or not

Caregiving with anger and bitterness doesn’t work. I know. Mother and I tried that approach for three years. We were both miserable. Eventually, learning about ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Oct. 21, 2014

To the Editor: (I’ve) been following the most recent poll in the Daily News and find its results to date very telling. When ecomonic development ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Oct. 14, 2014

To the Editor: Have just read your article “Girl Power: Women fuel business renaissance in Belhaven” and scanned the article quickly to see if the ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Oct. 14, 2014

To the Editor: I’m writing on behalf of the Coastal Carolina Ford Club. Our club would like to acknowledge the support we’ve received at our ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Oct. 11, 2014

To the Editor,   Last month, the county board submitted paperwork to acquire the Voice of America (VOA) property from the National Park Service. The ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Oct. 8, 2014

Letter to the Editor: October is National Disability Employment Awareness month; NDEAM aims to educate about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied ... Read more