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December 02, 2016

America needs to back off from trying to get Israel to give up more land.

The land is theirs just as much as the land we call the United States is ours.

Maybe we should give our land back to the Native Americans.

December 01, 2016

I was calling to thank Bill Stancil for the wonderful article for Darrell Johnson. It really made it sound like Darrell.

Darrell's mom had asked for any of his teammates to come back and be honorary pallbearers.

For Darrell's funeral 30 of the ball players almost 50 years ago came and were honorary…

November 28, 2016

Where is our current sitting president on the murder and the attacks on the police officers?

Where is our current sitting president on the destruction of property and vandalism on these protests?

What our current sitting president is not doing and what he is not saying says a whole lot about what…

November 27, 2016

I read with pleasure the article on the retirement of police officer K9 Chance.

I was so happy that he had a loving family to go home to.

It made me think about an article that I saw that the paper ran several years ago.

There was a program at the prison in Nashville and they took dogs that were…

November 27, 2016

As an employee of the Nash-Rocky Mount School System, I will not receive the merit-based bonus because I missed too many sick days.

Let me say a few things.

First, I took too many sick days because I got the flu from a coworker and yes I did get the flu shot last year.

If I had  known about…

November 26, 2016

I would like to leave my opinion on two articles in the paper.

The first is a recent political cartoon by Chris Britt.

I believe it is very childish even if you are a liberal.

Secondly, the Bible offers the best advice for how to prepare to spend eternity by Julia Manning.

It is truly a Psalm and I…

November 25, 2016

It was sad to see Attorney General Loretta Lynch allow herself to be corrupted by the Clintons and the Obamas.

The very second she let Slick Willie on her plane, she lost all sense of judgment and credibility.

In my opinion, one of the best results of the 2016 election hopefully allows us to remove…

November 24, 2016

I am calling in reference to the caller who congratulated and thanked Mr. W.B. Bulluck.

I am calling to thank Mr. Bulluck as well.

There are many people who do not want this event center at this time especially the victims of the hurricane and the displaced people.

These areas need to be considered…

November 23, 2016

All the people out there protesting the election need to get over it.

You know it was bound to happen. The country is divided.

There was going to be disappointment, no matter who won the election.

The way it works in America is every four years you get your chance and you win some and you lose some.…

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