More from Speak Up

  • City has different standards for businesses

    August 23, 2011 - 10:40pm

    I am calling about the Hunter Hill Cafe article. The owner is right.

  • City Lake is remarkably clean

    August 22, 2011 - 5:35pm

    I want to comment about how clean City Lake has been lately.

  • Help, don't hurt local businesses

    August 21, 2011 - 3:37pm

    I am calling with a comment about the article on the sign for Hunter Hill Cafe. I just don’t understand this.

  • Why are other countries getting U.S. money?

    August 20, 2011 - 3:37pm

    If the United States government is so broke and they are even wondering whether we can get government checks this month or not, why do they keep sending millions of dollars to other countries every time disasters happen instead of keeping it here for our own use?

  • Early College doesn't cover all

    August 20, 2011 - 3:36pm

    I am calling about the article pertaining to Nash-Rocky Mount School System’s Early College.

  • Library does good job with reading

    August 19, 2011 - 3:42pm

    I would like to give a great applause for the Braswell Library employees who had such wonderful programs but also were so wonderful in assisting all the visitors and the children who came for all the shows they held.

  • Good luck to Hunter Hill Cafe

    August 18, 2011 - 11:05pm

    I have eaten at the Hunter Hill Cafe, and I have enjoyed the food. I am glad that the business is there.

  • Good luck to Hunter Hill Cafe

    August 18, 2011 - 9:54pm

    I have eaten at the Hunter Hill Cafe, and I have enjoyed the food. I am glad that the business is there.

  • Happy for Hunter Hill Cafe

    August 18, 2011 - 4:21pm

    I have eaten at the Hunter Hill Cafe and I have enjoyed the food. I am glad that the business is there.

  • What’s going on at Crossing at 64?

    August 17, 2011 - 5:01pm

    The Crossing at 64 has only developed an entrance sign. When will the new Bojangle’s be built?

  • Vote in new representatives

    August 16, 2011 - 5:50pm

    It seems that politicians think that we the voters are idiots.

  • Keep cafe sign as is

    August 15, 2011 - 3:27pm

    I would like to comment on the article about the Hunter Hill Café. I would ask Mr. Graves and the city of Rocky Mount to grant the Eilers family a waiver and let them continue to operate their business with the sign the way as it is.

  • We don’t need unneccessary additions

    August 14, 2011 - 7:50pm

    I am calling with a comment about the sidewalks being built in the city. The big deal is that we don’t need all of these sidewalks.

  • Where has common sense gone?

    August 13, 2011 - 3:31pm

    After reading and listening to all of the talk and articles pertaining to the debt showdown in Washington, I walk away as a fulltime employee just trying to understand where has good old common sense gone in all of these discussions?

  • Where are the jobs?

    August 13, 2011 - 3:31pm

    Commissioner Viola Harris asked Edgecombe County citizens to pay on their bill. “You might not be able to it all, but pay on it.

  • Get serious about budget deficit

    August 12, 2011 - 3:30pm

    Congress needs to get serious about budget deficit reduction.

  • Where is the mosquito truck?

    August 11, 2011 - 6:49pm

    Where is the mosquito truck this summer? I have not seen it pass my house the entire summer.

  • Stimulus needed to be bigger

    August 10, 2011 - 9:11pm

    President Barack Obama has not made the case clearly enough. The first round of stimulus did not create many jobs.

  • Many in community need sidewalks

    August 9, 2011 - 4:56pm

    I am calling in response to the Speak Up about the sidewalks that are being built now.

  • Turnage was the greatest ambassador

    August 8, 2011 - 4:16pm

    Fred Turnage was not only a wonderful mayor, but he was the best ambassador this town ever had.

  • Where has brotherly love gone?

    August 7, 2011 - 7:20pm

    I heard what I thought was an intelligent person say, “Keep what you got and if you can get it all in cash, and then put in your pocket.

  • Pressures forcing people to extremes to survive

    August 6, 2011 - 8:20pm

    Why does it amaze people that young children are selling their grandparent’s prescription drugs and their parents and grandparents are going along with it?

  • Why build sidewalks now?

    August 6, 2011 - 8:19pm

    I am calling with a comment about the sidewalks that are being built now. What is the deal with that?

  • Water levels will sink poultry plant

    August 6, 2011 - 8:19pm

    I just read in the paper that the reservoir is extremely low again. Could someone please explain how we will have water to support Sanderson Farms?

  • Reader appreciates Northern Connector

    August 5, 2011 - 7:00pm

    I am calling with a comment about the Northern Connector. I will be the first to admit that I had reservations about it.