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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Write Again . . . Such an experience recalled

Note — Today’s column first appeared in December 1971, and is included in the book “New View —  A Collection of Columns 1970-1984.” Each year ... Read more

Write Again . . . That time comes for us all

Today’s topic is not very uplifting, for sure. Especially for me. Nor do I think you, kind reader, really wish to ponder such either. Enough ... Read more

“Notes from a Beekeeper”: Feeding Honeybees in the winter

By Tom Garcia For the Daily News Since I heard that many of you found my last article very informative, I will try to give ... Read more

Dishing the Dirt with the Extension Master Gardeners: Holiday gardening

The holidays are upon us and thoughts of sugarplums are replacing gardening ones. While our focus may be more indoors, it is also the season ... Read more

Holiday Tips for a Healthy Family

We have once again embarked into the tasty holiday minefield.  You have probably just had a chance to brush up on your holiday cooking and ... Read more

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Dec. 11, 2014

To the Editor, The Pam Pack is going to the state championship! I have never been so honored to be a part of the Pack! ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Dec. 5, 2014

To the Editor, I was at the football game Friday night, ( Pam Pack vs Roanoke Rapids ). I was with there to support both teams,( I ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Dec. 5, 2014

Dear Editor, On Sunday, citizens are encouraged to take a moment to Remember Pearl Harbor! The attack, “a date which will live in infamy,” as ... Read more

There’s no place like home, Nov. 30, 2014

To the Editor, While we are home for the holidays we always go to Bills Hotdogs for the obvious reason being they have the best ... Read more

Letter to the Editor: Nov. 13, 2014

To the Editor:   To the staff and students of Northeast Elementary — Thank you so much for the wonderful breakfast and program that you ... Read more