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Weekly devotional: God will save the day

By Grace Ministries USA
| May 12, 2021

James 4:7 (ESV) “Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.” S...

Gary Pearce

OPINION

Apple brings good news — and seeds of hope

By Gary Pearce
| May 10, 2021

Apple brought Democrats and Republicans happily together — and maybe sowed the seeds for more bipart...

D.G. Martin

COMMENTARY

Can you pass this North Carolina history test?

By D.G. Martin
| May 10, 2021

Here is a test for you. Look at our state flag. There are a couple of dates. One of them is May 20, ...

Corey Friedman

OPINION

CDC should stay in its lane

By Corey Friedman
| May 10, 2021

For an agency long vulnerable to mission creep, it was only a matter of time. A federal judge finall...

John Hood

OPINION

Critical race theory is dangerous nonsense

By John Hood
| May 11, 2021

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Americans of Filipino descent had a median household income of ...

Josh Stein

COMMENTARY

Pay your taxes, not scammers

By Josh Stein
| May 10, 2021

This year, the IRS and the North Carolina Department of Revenue have both extended the deadline for ...

Guest editorial

NC should let public review body camera video

A Wilson Times editorial
| May 12, 2021

The standard objection, a familiar talking point recited so often it’s become a cliché, goes somethi...

Butner Community Association members clean up garbage near Interstate 85.

Editorial

Our Opinion: Volunteers show heart by cleaning up trash

A Butner-Creedmoor News editorial
| May 7, 2021

Thumbs up to the Butner Community Association and other local volunteers who got up early to pick up...

Dave DiFilippo cartoon

Editorial

Our Opinion: Lift veil of secrecy shrouding public employee records

A Butner-Creedmoor News editorial
| March 18, 2021

Your taxes pay their salaries, but when police officers, teachers and other public-sector workers ar...

Dave DiFilippo cartoon

Editorial

Our Opinion: Counties once again looking to operate in the dark

February 5, 2021

Like a bad penny, legislation to hide public notices from the public is back in the N.C. General Ass...

Guest editorial

Bring body camera videos into the sunlight

A Wilson Times editorial
| January 28, 2021

Now shrouded behind a veil of secrecy, police body camera and dashboard camera recordings could beco...

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In Our Opinion

Thank you, 2020 letter writers

A Butner-Creedmoor News editorial
| January 6, 2021

These opinion pages are made better when it reflects the diverse, local opinions of its community — ...