February 26, 2017

The issue: Currituck County leaders have voted for a ban on all future solar facility permitting in the county.

Our position: The county has better options and can take reasonable actions to plan for solar facilities without this ban, which is short-sighted and ill-conceived.


As the saying…

February 26, 2017

You recently published a letter accusing the president of ignoring “Holocaust Remembrance Day.” The writer gave him quite a shellacking. But, the write was wrong.

She should have checked the official White House website. I did. I Googled “Holocaust Remembrance Day —…

February 26, 2017

Currituck is trying to ban solar farms?

According to the Currituck Planning Director Ben Woody, many believe solar farms are poor choices for the economy and wildlife. To this I offer a few simple statistics.

Right now, solar companies employ around 7,000 people in North Carolina and they fully…

February 26, 2017

I have volunteered at Sentara Albemarle Medical Center for 10 years in the gift shop and love it.

On the morning of Feb. 18, a friendly 50-55-year-old woman came in to buy three cookies. She asked if she could please have a cup of coffee which we gave her. She began crying. My co-worker and I tried…

February 26, 2017

What if you lived in a country where every day you feared for the lives of your family because of wars that never ended, or the brutality of drug cartels?

What if poverty was all you knew and all you would ever know?

What if you could not provide food, clothing, or shelter for your family?

What if…

February 26, 2017

The roll-back recently of an Obama gun regulation law by Trump administration legislators was tragic indeed. 

President Obama believed it was imperative to not give guns to severely mentally ill people, and he worked hard to get Congress to pass a law forbidding them to buy and own guns. And…

February 26, 2017


February 25, 2017

Labeling our brave CIA agents “Nazis” and mocking a person’s disability, and sexually assaulting beautiful individuals should disqualify one from becoming president of the United States. But, sadly, today in Christian America it doesn’t.

Senator Patrick Moynahan had it…

February 25, 2017


February 24, 2017

Fires rage, windows are broken, property destroyed and Trump supporters are assaulted. University of California at Berkeley trashed as anarchists successfully silence free speech. At New York University, you see the same thing. Property damage in the millions of dollars since the inauguration…

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