Editorials
Our columnists

Katiedid vs. ... new businesses

Let us talk, for a moment, about goat yoga. For me, it’s a big naa-aa-aa-aah. Weeks ago, my family visited a petting zoo. We walked among the goats as they stared at us with their evil eyes …

Uncle Bernie and Walmart

While it’s a commonly known fact I generally avoid political speeches at all cost, occasionally I get a news alert on my phone alerting me that America’s favorite communist uncle, Bernie Sanders, …

Oberlin College’s day in court

For those who despair that the rule of law in America is being crushed by liberal fake news, we have encouraging news out of Ohio. A jury has ruled that Oberlin College, one of the nation’s most …

Biden joining Dems in left field

Nineteen Democrats running for president took the stage in Iowa on Sunday to woo voters. It was a circus of left-wingers going bonkers for things most Americans don’t want. The front-runners back …

Father’s Day is coming

OK. If you haven’t purchased your card yet, this is fair warning: You only have four days until Father’s Day. Why don’t you impress your loved one with some trivia about the holiday? Did …

What’s so bad about being old-school anyway?

So many times in my life I have been criticized for being old-school. There’s a real shock ... probably the biggest dinosaur in the state getting called old-school. While many might take offense …
Letters to the editor

Why I like Trump

To the Editor: My lawyer asked me this question back in 2015, “Why do I like Trump?” I supported Donald Trump since the day he came down the escalator. I knew he was a winner. I knew all …

RECORD FORUM

The word ‘spying’ angers Democrats To the editor: Attorney General William Barr testified Wednesday [May 1] in front of the Senate Judicial Committee on special counsel Robert Muller’s …

Matter of life versus death

To the editor: North Carolina wept on Holy Week leading up to Easter as Gov. Roy Cooper used his veto power to exercise his radical left agenda protecting infanticide for the powerless. With …

It can’t continue

To the editor: Fellows you can’t make a woman love you so why even try. If she wants to leave be man enough to say goodbye. Telling her if I can’t have you nobody can shows that you are one …

Old cow’s home

To the editor: I like sweet milk, chocolate milk. I like ice cream, ice cream sundries, ice cream sandwiches and milkshakes. I like cake, pie, candy, pudding, buttermilk biscuits and loaf …

Running deer needs to be improved

To the editor: First, let me start of by saying this, I am an avid hunter and truly believe that providing for your family is important through traditions of hunting. Also, I do not have an issue …
Sound off
Sound off Get money back I saw in The Daily Record about the DSS employee embezzling [“Former DSS employee charged in fraud scheme,” June 10]. Are they going to get the money back from her? They should! …
Sound off Extra time not needed If Harnett County Schools added 10 minutes to each day for inclement weather, but made up all of the Hurricane Florence days and did not have snow days, why are students …
Sound off A shot in the foot Let’s see if I’ve got this straight: The county wants to hire an independent firm to re-evaluate property values, with the hope that it will result in higher property taxes …
Sound off Do you have the time? Yes, I do In Sound Off Friday May 17, someone asked for time and temperature. The new number for time and temperature is 910-591-4111. That’s a good attorney …
Sound off Thanks, Lt. Jackson I would like to give a shout out to Lt. [Cary] Jackson of the Dunn Police Department. In my many years I have been in trouble at times, but thanks to her kind words and …
Submit a letter to the editor