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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Town should help fix Faith Christian Ministries building

January 11, 2021

Faith Christian Ministries of Spring Hope helped me stop an eviction order and catch up on my back r...

Election battle is part of spiritual war

November 18, 2020

On Nov. 7, I heard these words in response to my question concerning the election: “What now, Holy Spirit?” Immediately I heard “comfort ye — comfort ye My people, saith the Lord of …

100 years of women’s suffrage

August 18, 2020

Aug. 18 marked the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution ensuring American women the right to vote, a right known as women’s suffrage. This was a hard-fought battle …

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Reopening schools is too risky

July 18, 2020

I don’t think children should go back to school during the a time of coronavirus pandemic. You have people who’ve been released from prison early because of this pandemic.  The govern...

EDITORIALS
COREY FRIEDMAN COLUMNS
COLUMNS
A new road to Nash County’s 340-acre Middlesex Corporate Centre has been paved.

COMMENTARY

Nash County positioned to grow in 2021

By Andy Hagy
| January 15, 2021

Nash County and the world faced an unprecedented year in 2020 due to the challenges created by the c...

LaMonique Hamilton

COMMENTARY

Peaceful transition of power

By LaMonique Hamilton
| January 14, 2021

My job requires me to watch and read a lot of news. I easily work through 15-20 media outlets per da...

Tom Campbell

OPINION

Get the children back in class

By Tom Campbell
| January 14, 2021

COVID-19 is raging. More and more school districts are making decisions not to return students to in...

John Hood

OPINION

Competing schools serve families well

By John Hood
| January 14, 2021

RALEIGH — In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, our schools have gone in a variety of directions. So...

Thomas L. Knapp

OPINION

Political class at war with each other, us

By Thomas L. Knapp
| January 14, 2021

“Those who make peaceful revolution impossible,” President John F. Kennedy said in a 1962 speech, “w...

Albert Thomas Jr.

WEATHERCAST

Mild temps take hold before weekend cold front

By Al Thomas
| January 12, 2021

A warm-up, however brief, from recent below-average daytime temperatures has finally arrived for the...

Tom Campbell

COMMENTARY

What we need is a vaccination

By Tom Campbell
| January 12, 2021

My pastor, LuAnn Charlton, led the drive-in worship in the church parking lot. Her scripture was Psa...

Roy Cooper

OPINION

North Carolina: Strong, resilient, ready

By Roy Cooper
| January 12, 2021

Transitions are a time for reflection and a time for looking forward. My first term in this office w...

Ron Paul

OPINION

The 'war on terror' comes home

By Ron Paul
| January 11, 2021

Last week’s massive social media purges — starting with President Trump’s permanent ban from Twitter...

Dean Ridings

OPINION

Google's monopoly isn't a game for newspapers

By Dean Ridings
| January 11, 2021

It is no secret that Google has secured a near monopoly in the search and local advertising world. H...

John Hood

OPINION

Trashed Capitol should revolt us all

By John Hood
| January 12, 2021

RALEIGH — It was the summer of 1987 when I first stepped inside the United States Capitol to work in...

The Enterprise welcomes letters to the editor of 350 words or fewer. Letters should be signed with the writer's name and hometown. Include a phone number for verification purposes. Phone numbers are not published. Email your letter to the editor to letters@wilsontimes.com and designate The Enterprise in the subject line or email body.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Town should help fix Faith Christian Ministries building

January 11, 2021

Faith Christian Ministries of Spring Hope helped me stop an eviction order and catch up on my back r...

These images show flowers at a grave marker and new signs reminding folks when to remove flowers each year at Oak Dale Cemetery in Spring Hope.

COMMENTARY

Oak Dale Cemetery cleanup progresses

By Becky Barbee Perniciaro
| January 11, 2021

Typically, I would send an update on our progress improving the care and maintenance of the Oak Dale...

DeeAnn Rivera

VICTORY GARDEN GAL

'Doughnut Dollies' brought home comforts to front lines

By DeeAnn Rivera
| January 11, 2021

I hit a writer’s block this week. My routine is off — my husband took a new job out of town.  My New...

Fran Bunn

PEACHTREE NEWS

Bible calls for justice in wake of Capitol attacks

By Fran Bunn
| January 11, 2021

It was an exciting Sunday at Peachtree Baptist Church. We, the members, began Sunday’s service by pr...

Donna Crowe

COMMENTARY

What is the 'more excellent way'?

By Donna Crowe
| January 11, 2021

While I’ve been shut in on Sundays, I’ve taken the opportunity to watch some religious programs on t...

Ken Ripley

OPINION

Appeasement led to Capitol riot

By Ken Ripley
| January 11, 2021

The shocking, deadly siege of the U.S. Capitol by Trump supporters last week, spurred on by the pres...