LETTER: Origins of ISIS ripe for Lee’s exploration

To the editor:A writer can be assured of his or her effectiveness when something he has written inspires a columnist to grow a mere letter into a thou...

August 11th, 2015 |  


LETTER: Almanza twists words to misinterpret meaning

To the editor:These words are in response to Patti Almanza’s letter, “Prejudice shows through columnist’s writings.”The first ...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Fond memories of Francis’ mischief

Fond memories of Francis’ mischief

Back before I was married, my fiancé gave me an unusual gift for my birthday. It was a beautiful little white, half-Persian/half-only the-Mama-ca...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Heed state treasurer’s warning

Heed state treasurer’s warning

It’s not often that State Treasurer Janet Cowell engages in a public discourse on pending legislative affairs. Usually, she is busy with her day...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Trump’s appeal similar to Reagan’s

Trump’s appeal similar to Reagan’s

What did Hillary Clinton tell Donald Trump when he invited her to his wedding?She said, “I will come to the wedding if you promise to run for pr...

August 10th, 2015 |  


YOUR VIEW: Sink Hamlet’s proposed pool fencing rules

If you’re on Facebook and you aren’t following the Richmond County Daily Journal, you’re missing out.The Daily Journal has nearly 7,...

August 10th, 2015 |  


Constitution gives leaders right to pray

Constitution gives leaders right to pray

With all the turmoil across the globe, the threat of terrorists attacking us for our values and beliefs and our struggling economy, we can find comfor...

August 10th, 2015 |  


OUR VIEW: Judge’s leniency for rape convict betrays victims

OUR VIEW: Judge’s leniency for rape convict betrays victims

A man who confessed to raping an 8-year-old girl found an unlikely advocate in the Moore County judge who accepted his guilty plea.Zachary David Thoms...

August 8th, 2015 |  


Personal injury claims in N.C.

Personal injury claims in N.C.

If you or someone you may know has been injured as a result of another person’s actions, this is considered personal injury. When a person suffe...

August 7th, 2015 |  


Self-protection and preservation

Self-protection and preservation

This column is in response to Doug Smith’s letter of July 31, “A subtler weapon to fight domestic terrorism.” It was to be a letter ...

August 7th, 2015 |