Sound Off, Aug. 27, 2013

I picked up a copy of the County Compass, basically a Pamlico County paper, and I can’t believe how Hood Richardson is blasting our sheriff, ... Read more


I’d like to know if the Beaufort County commissioners have a dictionary in their office or homes. Tell them to look up the word “industrial.” ... Read more

Letter: Economic development a Fool’s Errand

Dear Editor: On August 13, 2013, an anonymous letter to the Washington Daily News Sound Off column asked who I am and why I have ... Read more

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

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The North Carolina Grassroots Science Museum Collaborative

The NC Grassroots Science Museum Collaborative was created in 1991 and is the only statewide collaborative of science museums in the US. Its purpose is to inspire ... Read more

Voter fraud is rare

By JIM SMITH First vice chair of the Beaufort County Democratic Party The majority of the Republican-appointed Supreme Court has made two major blunders in ... Read more

Write Again . . . ‘Now and Then’ once again

John G. Bragaw wrote a front-page column many years for the Daily News titled “Now and Then.” It was very popular, as was “Mr. John.” ... Read more

Bureaucracy — Isn’t It Grand?

In reference to a letter I received from James Giattina, director of the EPA’s Region 4 in Atlanta, in June concerning Martin Marietta Materials, Inc., ... Read more

HEALTH BEAT: Discover the benefits of massage and bodywork

Massage therapy offers clients an all-natural approach to dealing with stress and physical ailments in a day and age where all too often people seek ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Appeal to the Beaufort County commissioners

To the Editor: In their July meeting, the Board of Commissioners voted to dissolve the Beaufort Regional Health System Authority. Gary Brinn, in a My ... Read more


To the Editor: We would like to thank all the people of Washington, Greenville and surrounding counties that gave prayers, clothes, furniture, appliances, cash, toys, ... Read more

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The answer to the question

To the Editor: To fly the Confederate flag or not, that is the question? The answer, fly the only flag that matters. The one that ... Read more

Veterans’ health care

I am a veteran, a retired Sergeant Major with 24 years service, almost all combat arms, brother to two veterans, father/stepfather to four veterans (two ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: June 25, 2015

It’s a father’s job to raise his son up to be a man and his daughter to settle for nothing less. Keep the Ten Commandments ... Read more