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Thursday, October 01, 2020

From his time as a kid drawing trucks, action figures and cartoon characters to his years as a Pitt Community College art instructor, Richard Wilson always had the same goal in mind: to improve his work enough to become a full-time artist.

RALEIGH — The two candidates for state superintendent of schools faced off over the reopening of schools and the value of Opportunity Scholarships during a recent debate hosted by the N.C. Institute of Political Leadership and Spectrum News NC.

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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Thursday, October 01, 2020

It is necessary, but not sufficient, to defeat President Donald Trump in the coming election. Democrats must also take control of the Senate — and are deliciously close to that goal.

Wednesday, September 30, 2020

The United States Constitution’s Article 2, Sec. 2, cl. 2, provides that the president of the United States “shall nominate, and by and with the Advice and Consent of the Senate, shall appoint Ambassadors, other public Ministers and Consuls, Judges of the Supreme Court, and all other Officers of the United States.” President Donald Trump has nominated Amy Coney Barrett as U.S. Supreme Court justice who will replace the late Ruth Bader Ginsberg. Barrett currently serves as United States Circuit judge of the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals. The 7th Circuit serves the Midwestern states of Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin.


Sunday, September 27, 2020

The following are clinics Albemarle Regional Health Services will be holding this week across the region: