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Letter: Don’t over regulate reflexologists

As a practitioner of reflexology as well as a small business owner, I have for years operated my practice committed to high ethical and professional ... Read more

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Letter: Bond to prepare workers, open door to prosperity

On May 15, I will walk across the stage at Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s graduation. As a proficient welder with an associate’s degree, I am excited ... Read more

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Letter: Time for county to show commitment to education

It takes many partners across our community — in education, business and government — to ensure citizens have access to the resources, services and opportunities ... Read more

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Letter: Don’t cut down forests for solar panels

I am a retired professor in mechanical and aerospace engineering at N.C. State University. I have been a proponent of solar energy for over 40 ... Read more

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Letter: Race plays critical role in food deserts, hunger

Kudos to Carol Schmitz-Corken and all collaborating to launch Farm and Food Network Rowan. Feeding hungry people is important work. Changing the system that supports ... Read more

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Letter: Bond referendum needed to innovate, educate

I am a proud Rowan County resident and supporter of the 2020 Rowan-Cabarrus Community College bond referendum. As a member of the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College ... Read more

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Letter: Raise fines to stop littering on roads in Rowan County

I have a suggestion on how to get rid of trash along the roads in Rowan County. Raise the fine for littering to $500 and ... Read more

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Letter: Seek out sources other than Fox News

In reference to a letter published Wednesday and written by Allan Gilmour (“Trump used power properly, didn’t abuse it”), Allan must have been getting his ... Read more

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Letter: Kudos for adopting stretch of Long Ferry Road

My hat goes off to Mitchell Snider, owner of Snider’s Quality Roofing, not for his roofing abilities, although I’m sure they are great, but for ... Read more

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Letter: Be kind to others regardless of ethnicity

You may or may not have heard about the problem of Hispanics being deported and also, about Donald Trump as our president, there’s been a ... Read more

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Letter: Readers should maintain healthy skepticism

Consider the source, readers. My interest was piqued by Wednesday’s column by John Hood (“Fracking the Cause for Emissions Drop in NC”), in part, because ... Read more

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Letter: Forest right about need to protect students

I was really happy to see gubernatorial candidate Dan Forest’s message for law enforcement in Tuesday’s article titled “Lt. Gov. Forest tells Rowan County gathering ... Read more

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Letter: Employers will be drawn to Rowan because of complex

As a longtime resident of Rowan County, I have seen for many years what an important role Rowan-Cabarrus Community College plays in growth, development and ... Read more

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Letter: Another solution needed for people living alone

Since July, I have had to use 911 on several occasions that were not the type that emergency medical services were designed for. I was ... Read more

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Letter: Trump used power properly, didn’t abuse it

How could Hunter Biden, the son of then-Vice President Joe Biden, land a $1 million-a-year job with a company he knew nothing about? That raised ... Read more

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Letter: Local gyms should have recycling containers

Salisbury’s gyms and wellness centers have a problem with the lack of recycling options in their facilities. Neither the YMCA nor the Forum have recycle ... Read more

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Letter: Rowan Democrats should vote for Klobuchar

I would like to ask my fellow Rowan County Democrats to vote for Amy Klobuchar for president in the upcoming primary. I have supported her ... Read more

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Letter: Keep Rowan County’s landscape green, rural

Rowan County does not need the kind of growth that Cabarrus County has received. Do we really want the traffic that has came to the ... Read more

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Letter: Luckey faces court of public opinion after party

The police and the Salisbury Post seem to want to try Thelma Luckey in the court of public opinion, also known as the front page. ... Read more

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Letter: Sexuality of ‘Mayor Pete’ irrelevant to electability

I would just like to commend Stephen Roberts for his “Mayor Pete has much in common with past winners” piece in Sunday’s newspaper. It’s refreshing ... Read more

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Letter: Republicans can’t claim party of law and order

I always thought of the Republican Party as the “Law and Order Party.” No longer. Now, there is only one Republican I admire. He honored ... Read more

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Letter: Alexander constantly working hard for Salisbury

Many know Karen Alexander as the mayor of Salisbury, but to me she is a true pillar of the community. Alexander is someone who devotes ... Read more

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Letter: Chamber of Commerce endorses $45 million bond referendum

As an advocate for the business community, the Rowan County Chamber of Commerce has taken an official position in support of the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College ... Read more

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Letter: Bullying won’t increase because of Knox-Overton merger

I always read Dr. Ada Fisher’s columns, as I find her to be a very intelligent, well-written person. I agree with her most of the ... Read more

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Letter: Better to renovate Enochville than close, build new later

Here we go again with Enochville School. I’m with the readers. We want to keep it. Can’t the people of Rowan County have a voice? ... Read more

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Letter: Association will have event celebrating women

Thanks to Deedee Wright for highlighting the 100th anniversary of women winning the right to vote in her My Turn on Tuesday (“Achievements of women ... Read more

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Letter: Shame on senators who voted for acquittal

To the senators who acquitted President Donald Trump in his impeachment trial: shame on you. Shame on you for allowing the president to break the ... Read more

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Letter: Make the best of ongoing solar farm moratorium

The ongoing solar moratorium is important because Rowan County is developing rules and regulations for solar developers building in our county. The county’s current regulations ... Read more

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