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Tuesday, December 10, 2019
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Fourth Ward City Councilman Johnnie Walton has been elected mayor pro tem after a plan proposed by two other councilors to split the role never materialized.

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More than 100 Pasquotank County voters have obtained a voter ID card from the county Board of Elections that they’ll need to show to cast a ballot in the March 3 primary.

Monday, December 09, 2019

Opinion

Wednesday, December 11, 2019

For more than a year, the University of North Carolina’s Board of Governors has tried to resolve a problem that didn’t really exist: What should it do with Silent Sam? The Confederate statue with its racist roots had been topped by protesters on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus in August 2018. Agree with the method or not, Silent Sam no longer was a safety hazard or a source of pain and controversy to the school community.

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I am amused by the letter, “Why publish so many of writer’s angry letters?” — an obvious reference to one of your frequent contributors who sends angry diatribes to The Daily Advance lambasting “liberals,” who he says have a “mental disorder.” 

Tuesday, December 10, 2019
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Richard Ebeling, professor of economics at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, and my longtime friend and colleague, has written an important article, “Business Ethics and Morality of the Marketplace,” appearing in the American Institute for Economic Research. It’s importance and timeliness is enhanced by so many of America’s youth, led by academic hacks, having fallen prey to the siren song of socialism.

With her announcement that Democrats will move forward and vote on articles of impeachment, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., may have signed a political death warrant for dozens of moderate Democrats elected in Trump districts.

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