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Byron York: What next for Trump legal team?

By Byron York The Trump campaign’s top lawyers — Rudy Giuliani, Sidney Powell, Jenna Ellis — went into last weekend on the offensive. On Thursday, ... Read more

12 hours ago by Post Opinion.

David Freeze column: What I’m thankful for

It has been one of my great privileges to write this column now for more than 10 years. I’m not sure exactly which year this ... Read more

2 days ago by David Freeze.

My Turn, Mary James: My gig as a Census worker in 2020

By Mary James “I’ll do my civic duty,” I thought when the little Census Bureau post card arrived in the mail asking citizens if they’d ... Read more

2 days ago by Post Opinion.

My Turn, Linda Darden: Hospice care business has grown to meet community needs

By Linda Darden Since our inception in 1979, Trellis Supportive Care (formerly Hospice & Palliative CareCenter) has grown to meet community needs and has benefited ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Opinion.

Gary Pearce: Are candidates like Gov. Cooper history?

By Gary Pearce North Carolina may never see another Democratic governor like Roy Cooper. In fact, we may never see another Democratic statewide candidate like ... Read more

3 days ago by Post Opinion.

Sharon Randall: New ‘mug’ shows different phase of life

By Sharon Randall My granddaughter, Eleanor, is 5 years old. She loves to have her photo taken. And every photo is just like her: beautiful. ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Opinion.

John Hood: Good news on state budget

By John Hood RALEIGH — Since the beginning of the COVID-19 recession in March, North Carolina policymakers have been watching government revenues and expenditures carefully. ... Read more

4 days ago by Post Opinion.

Josh Bergeron: Rare milestone, 2 more years for current commissioners

Naturally, Craig Pierce’s and Mike Caskey’s re-election didn’t get much attention after the primary because they saw no Democratic competition. Their victories, however, secured a ... Read more

6 days ago by Josh Bergeron.

Nalini Joseph: Keeping your child on even keel during coronavirus

By Nalini Joseph Everyone’s talking about mental health these days. Most of us have good food to eat, a warm bed to sleep in and ... Read more

6 days ago by Post Opinion.

Kathryn Lopez: Christians in Middle East need us

By Kathryn Lopez Archbishop Bashar Warda is a man of hope, humility, courage and defiance. Christians will stay in the Middle East, like it or ... Read more

6 days ago by Post Opinion.

Chris Magryta: On screen time, herd immunity, returning to schools full time

Editor’s note: The following are a few recent excerpts from blog posts by Dr. Chris Magryta, who works at Salisbury Pediatric Associates. Read more at ... Read more

6 days ago by Post Lifestyles.

Cal Thomas: Alito’s warning signs ring true

By Cal Thomas Everywhere one looks there are warning signs, from labels on cigarette packs warning that smoking causes cancer, to ridiculous labels on thermometers ... Read more

6 days ago by Post Opinion.

Francis Koster: Think of battling COVID-19 like civil defense

By Francis Koster There are four facts in this article you do not know. Our population of COVID-19 infected people is split into two groups. ... Read more

6 days ago by Post Opinion.

My Turn, Renee Bradshaw: United Way supports work of Family Crisis Council

By Renee Bradshaw October was Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness about domestic violence, services for survivors and recognize those working to ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Opinion.

D.G. Martin: Greek and Hebrew guides to our political differences

By D.G. Martin How can ancient Greek and Hebrew thinking help us understand why our friends who support other political candidates see things so differently ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Opinion.

Thomas Mills: Lessons learned from Cunningham’s loss

By Thomas Mills Cal Cunningham very likely cost Democrats control of the U.S. Senate. He was running against an unpopular incumbent and led by a ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Sharon Randall: When so much is different, Thanksgiving is, too

By Sharon Randall Different. That’s a word I’ve been saying a lot lately. Maybe you’ve been saying it, too. I’ve said it so often it’s ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

John Hood: Parity extends down the ballot

RALEIGH — In 2020, North Carolina Republicans and Democrats took their respective cases to the public. Each party asked voters to put them fully in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Nalini Joseph: Make your child’s path to greatness a musical one

By Nalini Joseph I always knew there was a strong connection between learning to play an instrument and a child’s high performance in school, but ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Cal Thomas: Where should evangelicals go after Trump?

By Cal Thomas Evangelical Christians have unquestionably been a loyal and largely unmovable base of support for President Donald Trump since he has been in ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Josh Bergeron: New Catawba president wants to pay forward help he received

There is probably a large list of things that keep college presidents awake at night, but there’s one in particular for Catawba College President David ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Josh Bergeron.

Kathryn Lopez: What if we turned off rhetoric?

By Kathryn Lopez “Are you celebrating?” The Uber driver’s question took me a little off-guard. And then he may have gotten an earful from me. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Francis Koster: Depression epidemic accompanies coronavirus pandemic

By Francis Koster Our country is having two epidemics, not one. The first one is COVID-19. In the past eight months, the COVID-19 virus has ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

John Hood: Seven trends that affected result of 2020 election

By John Hood RALEIGH — Over the course of 34 years penning a column on North Carolina politics and public policy, I’ve seen it all. ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Gary Pearce: Cooper scores win and losses in election

By Gary Pearce Governor Roy Cooper did something this election that North Carolina’s last two governors couldn’t do: win a second term. Now, he may ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Ada Fisher: Post-election reforms to count every vote

By Ada Fisher What a presidential race! The winners are: the moderator of the last presidential debate, Kristin Walker, who gave the public a chance ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Josh Bergeron: Misinformation takes its toll on Rowan Board of Elections

A deluge of unchecked information spreading freely online hasn’t made things any easier for staff at the Rowan County Board of Elections. Presidential elections always ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Josh Bergeron.

My Turn, Elizabeth Cook: Fisher’s advice golden, example priceless

By Elizabeth Cook When Paul Fisher asked for a few minutes of your time, something important was brewing.  That’s the way it was during my ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Elizabeth Cook.

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