Rouzer applauds support of military

The National Defense Authorization Act conference report passed (Friday) ensures our military and service members have the necessary resources to prov...

December 4th, 2016 |  


Obama goessoft talking ofFidel Castro

A lot more sand will have to fall in the hourglass before there can be a fair judgment of Barack Obama’s presidency, but what can be said with c...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Trump should commit to Clinton investigation

President-elect Donald Trump seems to be harboring misgivings about the investigation and possible prosecution of Hillary Clinton for her email, natio...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Be optimistic about America’s future

Christmas is the season we approach with gratitude, forgiveness, and joy for the many blessings in our lives. Then, we ice the cake with the hope and ...

December 1st, 2016 |  


In everything, give thanks

The Bible says, “In everything, give thanks …” (1 Thessalonians 5:18). This time of year, that is, Thanksgiving through Christmas, i...

December 1st, 2016 |  


GOP factions can work together

GOP factions can work together

The first time I lived in the nation’s capital, Ronald Reagan was president. The conservatives I knew there were proud of their movement’s...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Protest filedby local PACis frivolous

Laughable. Curious. Arrogant. There are probably many other adjectives that could describe the smoke-and-mirrors protest filed last week by the Bladen...

November 29th, 2016 |  


Liberals should rediscover federalism

Liberals should rediscover federalism

For the second time in recent experience, and the fifth time in American history, a presidential candidate has been elected despite having failed to w...

November 28th, 2016 |  


On Saturday,support localbusinesses

Shoppers who are planning to do the bulk of their Christmas shopping this weekend — or even just finish up their lists with stocking-stuffers &#...

November 25th, 2016 |  


Will Trump’s economic policies work?

Will Trump’s economic policies work?

The voting is over, and we now know Donald J. Trump will take office next year as the 45th President of the United States in January.A big part of the...

November 24th, 2016 |