2017: A year to remember

2017: A year to remember

I know in past years that have come and gone, we have experienced years that were overwhelming. That would be an understatement this year.My personal ...

December 29th, 2017 |  


2017 was another terrible year

2017 was another terrible year

Just our luck that 2017 gave us more of the same bad news that we’ve experienced in recent years.Here’s just a small sampling of what we s...

December 28th, 2017 |  


UFOs deserve better and more public investigation

UFOs deserve better and more public investigation

Between 2007 and 2012, the New York Times reports, a secret US Department of Defense program received $22 million to investigate reports of unidentifi...

December 27th, 2017 |  


2018: The year of judicial reform?

2018: The year of judicial reform?

Our legislators are due to return to Raleigh on Jan. 10, another continuation of the 2017 session they just can’t seem to conclude. The January ...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Political immorality and personal immorality

Political immorality and personal immorality

Many Americans have been shocked by recent revelations of the extent of sexual harassment in Congress. However, no one should be too surprised that th...

December 26th, 2017 |  


Death penalty on death row in NC

Death penalty on death row in NC

North Carolina juries rejected the death penalty in 2017, refusing to impose death sentences at any of the four trials where prosecutors sought them a...

December 26th, 2017 |  


Are we really interested in character?

Are we really interested in character?

Can Democrats tar President Donald Trump and other Republicans for their support of U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore? Will they pay a penalty for endor...

December 25th, 2017 |  


The Santa of Jefferson Park

The Santa of Jefferson Park

As we all know, young and old, those who still believe — and I do — Santa Claus does live at the North Pole and he’s been living the...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Christmas gives us time to consider the scriptures on those in need

This season leading up to Christmas is such a special time. We prepare our hearts for the coming of the newborn King and we can check our hearts as we...

December 22nd, 2017 |  


Some speech is ‘more free’ than others

Some speech is ‘more free’ than others

“All speech is free, but some speech is more free than others.” This seems to be the motto of the current members of the University of Nor...

December 21st, 2017 |