We thought Mayor Joe Peel made some excellent points last week in an interview with Staff Writer Bill West about the lack of structure to local economic development efforts and how that lack of structure can have impacts that, if not appreciated more fully, can be a lot more far-reaching than most of us think.
Holly Audette's dissertation regarding Second Amendment rights was well presented and right on target.
The USA is Donald Trump’s toy to play with.
WASHINGTON – Republicans complain that Donald Trump won’t stay on message, that he’s undisciplined and losing valuable time jetting off to Scotland to oversee his golf courses when he should be tending to the business of running for president. That’s all true, but there is…
One thing I have seen about a crony system of business is that it always complains about its amount of work and level of pay, and it always needs more assistance despite never having a 110-percent work ethic.
On June 19, a letter-writer wrote that Muslims should have stayed in the place where "God put them." This would be the Arabian peninsula.
The purpose of this article is to convey some understanding of how universities operate, where they get their authority and power from, and where their sources of funding come from. These are all tied together in a rather intricate fashion.
Each state in the country has somewhat complete control…
Elizabeth City Mayor Joe Peel says that economic development needs more structure and that local agencies need to work together.
This June 17 marked a year since the slayings of the 9 members of Mother Emanuel A.M.C. Church in Charleston, S.C. Among the 9 killed was state senator Clementa Pinckney, pastor of that church.
The latest national polls show Donald Trump in dire shape. In the RealClearPolitics average, Trump has dropped below 40 percent -- 39.1 percent, to be precise -- while Mitt Romney, in the entire losing 2012 campaign, never fell below 43 percent. In a nation roughly evenly divided, the thinking goes,…