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All-way stop comes to busy intersection

An all-way stop popped up at the intersection of U.S. Highway 301 and Hodges Chapel Road Wednesday with signs directing drivers of the new change.
LILLINGTON

Man seriously injured in fiery 4-car crash

A man was badly burned in a four-car wreck Wednesday afternoon near U.S. Highway 421 North and Patterson Road. The wreck happened shortly after 4 p.m. and occurred when the driver of a Southern …
COATS

2 injured after officer runs stop sign

Two people were injured and taken to a local hospital after a Coats police officer’s patrol car ran a stop sign and collided with a truck Wednesday night, according to the N.C. State Highway …
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What are they teaching our children? To the editor: The majority of the Harnett County School Board — Duncan (Eddie) Jaggers, Don Godfrey and Joey Powell — who voted to rescind Harnett County Schools’ mask …
You have a hero on your team To the editor: I would like to reach out to The Daily Record in hopes of recognizing that you have an amazing writer who truly cares and loves his job and his community around him. A long …
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Remembering Colin Powell “The son of immigrants, born in New York City, raised in Harlem and the South Bronx, a graduate of the City College of New York, he rose to the highest ranks of the United States military and …
Back to the ’70s Want proof that the Biden administration is really the second incarnation of the Carter administration? We have runaway inflation, Americans trapped overseas, a member of the first family who tried …
Don’t believe the price tag President Biden hit the road in an attempt to peddle the Democrats’ mega spending package — a package that originally carried an eye‐popping price tag of $3.5 trillion. It now appears …
Addressing unemployment Joe Manchin said it best: “We have 11 million jobs that we haven’t filled, 8 million people still unemployed. Something’s not matching up here.” The West Virginia …
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Netflix’s ‘Defense’ of Dave Chappelle Many conservatives praised Netflix for “standing up to cancel culture” by defending its decision to carry Dave Chappelle’s comedy special, “The Closer.” Critics in …
Who wants to go back? Do we even want to go back to pre-pandemic work conditions? Not since 1942, when women flooded into the workplace in support of the war effort, have we seen a worker revolution such as we are …
Progressives versus independent contractors Despite being a politician all his life, and never having worked in a blue-collar job, President Joe Biden declared, “I’m a union man,” when he announced his presidential campaign …
Surge in violence merits response RALEIGH — Are North Carolinians safer today than they were a decade ago? That depends on how you define the term “safe.” The overall crime rate was lower in 2020 than in 2010. …
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