On July 23, the Major League Baseball franchise in Cleveland unveiled their new name for the team: the Guardians. It was a change that had ... Read more
3 days ago by Holly Taylor.
By Dr. T. Ryan Gallaher The arrival of the COVID-19 vaccines brought great hope in the battle against the deadly pandemic that has affected our ... Read more
3 days ago by Contributor.
This one made me stop cold in my tracks when I read it last week on Facebook during my lunch break. It made me think ... Read more
6 days ago by Cal Bryant.
I’m writing this column two days before the Tokyo Olympics are scheduled to officially begin. I have no idea what’s going to happen between now ... Read more
1 week ago by Holly Taylor.
In his 1889 essay, “The Decay of Lying,” Oscar Wilde, the well-known Irish poet and playwright, is famously credited with the line: “Life imitates Art ... Read more
2 weeks ago by Cal Bryant.
By Kip Eideberg Even as Democrats and Republicans continue their negotiations, there is one aspect of infrastructure that still continues to enjoy broad support — ... Read more
2 weeks ago by Contributor.
To the Editor: This is in response to your article of July 7 concerning UFO’s and UAP’s in which you asked if some folks would ... Read more
2 weeks ago by Letters to the Editor.
Anyone who’s from North Carolina, has lived in North Carolina for a long time, or has a basic understanding of geography should know that Raleigh ... Read more
2 weeks ago by Holly Taylor.
There are hundreds of medical disorders known to man. Most all are treatable, if diagnosed early. But there’s one that begins to manifest itself as ... Read more
3 weeks ago by Cal Bryant.
It is a truth universally acknowledged… that any good story ought to have a good opening too. Did the first half of that sentence sound ... Read more
3 weeks ago by Holly Taylor.
To the Editor: I write this letter because of the inspiration I got from a four column editorial in the Daily Reflector on June 29th. ... Read more
3 weeks ago by Letters to the Editor.
I peered into the heavens on Friday, July 2, but saw nothing but raindrops (and a few bugs when the clouds finished the process of ... Read more
4 weeks ago by Cal Bryant.
To the Editor: I sometimes chuckle when I hear national news stories about how the $300 enhanced federal unemployment bonus, part of the American Rescue ... Read more
4 weeks ago by Letters to the Editor.
Let me be honest: I don’t have a problem with the idea of solar energy. I think it’s a fantastic idea to pursue solar power ... Read more
1 month ago by Holly Taylor.
To the Editor: We now have college caliber ballfields….three of them… in Ahoskie. This effort was all started by Cal Bryant’s editorial about “Stepping to ... Read more