There is no fairness in Nash-Rocky Mount Public Schools
June 17, 2012 - 6:26pm
There should be a public outcry on the reassignment of students for Rocky Mount High School.
GOP values businesses over education
June 16, 2012 - 6:16pm
I would like to piggyback what N.C. Rep. Angela Bryant has stated about the current budget, which cuts funding to public education.
Chicken plant will use up our water
June 16, 2012 - 6:15pm
My call is in response to the request for conserving water.
Inmate lying about easy prison life
June 15, 2012 - 7:15pm
The inmate in the prison system who says he is living large on the taxpayer’s nickel watching color TV in the air conditioner is not fooling me.
Let taxpayers vote on downtown projects
June 14, 2012 - 8:40pm
I think the taxpayers should be able to have a vote before any more money is allocated for downtown spending.$100,000 for a feasibility study for an event center in the new tax increase budget?
Thank you superintendent
June 13, 2012 - 9:23pm
Thank you, thank you, thank you to Nash-Rocky Mount Schools Superintendent Anthony Jackson.
Death penalty appears to be gone
June 12, 2012 - 9:06pm
Eve Carson first and then Kathy Taft later.Both were high productive members of society.
Budget should reduce, not raise, taxes
June 11, 2012 - 5:36pm
I am calling in reference to Mike Armstrong’s letter to the editor stating city government should be cutting taxes, not raising taxes.
Collect taxes from those who have not paid
June 10, 2012 - 5:41pm
I was viewing this huge list of people who have not paid their property taxes.
Thank God for the four charged in the double homicide
June 9, 2012 - 3:57pm
Thank God for the four charged in the double homicide.
These are four young men who could have contributed to society.
Adjust in hard times
June 9, 2012 - 3:57pm
The city hired eight new officers according to the editorial as part of the stimulus package.
Clean up behind your animals
June 8, 2012 - 5:47pm
My call is to the individuals who are walking their horses up and down Hammond Street on Sunday afternoons.
City leaders want to raise our property taxes again
June 7, 2012 - 6:28pm
It is nice to see that city leaders want to raise our property taxes again.I guess they need more money for frivolous lawsuits.
Do sweepstakes cafes enslave people?
June 6, 2012 - 3:43pm
I love to gamble in Las Vegas and Atlantic City but not in Rocky Mount.Rocky Mount boasts 15 sweepstakes cafes.
Homeowners bear more of a burden
June 5, 2012 - 9:55pm
Thank you, Mike Armstrong, for your letter to the editor on May 30.You have expressed it well.
Why can’t the city of Rocky Mount hold the tax rate to what it was last year?
June 4, 2012 - 3:23pm
Why can’t the city of Rocky Mount hold the tax rate to what it was last year?The recession is still with us and there is high unemployment.
You can't draw social security at age 50 but you can retire
June 3, 2012 - 7:44pm
There are many different careers in which people can retire before the age of 50.
Dress codes should be fair to both sexes
June 2, 2012 - 5:34pm
My comment has to do with dress codes and personal choice.I know most companies have dress codes.
Democrats should take more blame
June 2, 2012 - 5:34pm
For over 100 years the Democrats have been in charge of the state of North Carolina.
Battleboro water tower needs work
June 1, 2012 - 6:48pm
The Battleboro water tower looks terrible.It is all rusted out and in dire need of painting.
A closer look should be made at student reassignment
May 31, 2012 - 8:57pm
There needs to be a public outcry on the redistricting for Rocky Mount High School by the superintendent and the school board.
People should stop taking pleasure in others' misery
May 28, 2012 - 8:10pm
Why do some people get so much pleasure in talking about what they deem to be someone else’s failures or misdeeds?
Where are the jobs Republicans promised to bring in 2010?
May 27, 2012 - 6:49pm
I have a comment pertaining to elections for 2012.When Republicans took control in 2010, they promised they would create jobs and make things better.
Hourly employees shouldn't be required to attend graduation events
May 26, 2012 - 6:35pm
I am calling on behalf of certified personnel at a local high school.
Disparity among delinquent taxpayers in Twin Counties is telling
May 26, 2012 - 6:33pm
I have two questions to pose to the citizens and leaders of Nash County and the city of Rocky Mount.