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

More Articles

  1. Sound off, Aug. 1, 2013
  2. Don’t make a heated decision
  3. Sound off, July 31, 2013
  4. Got veggies
  5. Be ready for consequences
< Older | Newer >

Columns

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

Write Again . . . Now the rest of the story

Most of us are familiar with the headgear worn by U.S. Army Special Forces. The iconic green beret. There is, of course, a story about ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

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

Tine’s disaffiliation, Feb. 3, 2015

To the Editor: Much of what follows has already been sent to Rep. Paul Tine in an open letter, and forwarded to a number of ... Read more

On Methodists and Duke Chapel

To the Editor: Wehre are the great Methodist people and the supporters of Duke University in Durham, N.C.? We are going to sit back and ... Read more