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Letter: Walmart should open more registers

With all the restrictions in place due to the virus, it is about time to do something about Walmart. They usually only have a small ... Read more

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Letter: Now is time for resolve, confronting institutional racism

Right now, millions of people across our country are raising their voices in response to the murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor and ... Read more

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Letter: Why does skin color determine silence, provoke hate?

Why does the color of our skin provoke hate? Why does the color of our skin determine silence or support in times of need? God ... Read more

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Letter: Every budget decision has deep impact on quality of life

It’s the time of year again when municipalities and counties draft their annual budgets, and despite frequent assertions to the contrary, the local budgeting process ... Read more

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Letter: Legislature, in fact, approved a budget last year

I strongly encourage people to support the Salisbury Post. I think it’s extremely important to have a source of information on local governments and events. ... Read more

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Letter: Fund right of democracy, fully approve elections budget

In this year of extraordinary yet uncertain circumstances, one thing is going to happen: an election on Nov. 3. With that fact in mind and ... Read more

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Letter: Protect elections, make needed money available

Aside from the election of 1864, which was held in the midst of the Civil War, never have the circumstances surrounding an upcoming American election ... Read more

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Letter: Commissioners must stand in support of accessible voting

A 2020 presidential election will obviously require substantial funding beyond last year’s 2019 municipal elections. As a resident and voter in Rowan County, I expect ... Read more

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Letter: Thomas right to call Trump out

Cal Thomas hit the nail on the head with his comments published on Sunday’s opinion pages about “snake oil” being peddled from the White House ... Read more

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Letter: Difference between military holidays

A friend and I had a conversation recently about the difference between Memorial Day and Veteran’s Day. I found an explanation that I wanted to ... Read more

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Letter: Country will be deep in debt for grandchildren, their kids

Through the years I have read many articles online and on paper about grants that local and state governing bodies receive. Yes, I know often ... Read more

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Letter: Keep smiling underneath the mask

I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but it’s hard to create a smile when wearing a protective viral mask. Before COVID-19, it was smile and ... Read more

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Letter: People, not rides made Faith Fourth special

One year without the Faith Fourth is not the end of the world. In this new world of uncertainty and daily increases in COVID-19 cases, ... Read more

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Letter: Tea brewing again from new socialist party

I smell tea brewing again. A decade ago, it was from socialized medicine being shoved down the throats of America’s citizens. This boiling pot stems ... Read more

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Letter: Past graduation photos should have been excluded

As a proud parent of a class of 2020 high school graduate, I enjoyed seeing all the graduates’ pictures and all-county scholars write-ups in the ... Read more

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Letter: City must prioritize citizens’ essential needs

I echo the sentiments shared in the article “Lack of payment from East Spencer, Spencer contributed to city manager’s transit proposal” that suggests that municipalities ... Read more

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Letter: Stay-at-home order based on bad data

This lockdown order is based on what? Where is Gov. Roy Cooper getting his data from? Why has he not shared this info with us? ... Read more

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Letter: Pray for those who have gone before

As we express our gratitude, we must not forget that the highest appreciation, is not to say the words but to live by them. Each ... Read more

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Letter: Trump looks like picture of health

Trump revealed he has been taking hydroxychloroquine for a couple of weeks. Do you suppose he washes it down with Lysol then bask in his ... Read more

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Letter: London keeps sports covering going when events canceled

The article last week titled “Looking back on track” by Mike London certainly brought back many memories from that era. Indeed, track and field was ... Read more

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Letter: Now is time to redistribute wealth

As a great many states, including our own, push to reopen their economies, the American left should say the following, in no uncertain terms: we ... Read more

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Letter: Reduce salary of Lynn Good instead of raising bill

Last month, I received my electric bill and it informed me the bill was $159.99 higher than the previous month. I have suggestion for Duke ... Read more

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Letter: Some need to give IRS bank information

Would someone please explain to people that it is not your Social Security direct deposit that is used to send your stimulus check? It is ... Read more

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Letter: East Spencer school isn’t getting 400 new students

I was surprised to read that the budget presented by Rowan County Manager Aaron Church to the Rowan County Board of Commissioners included $797,694 for ... Read more

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Letter: Wearing masks makes statement

Why do so many of us refuse to wear a face mask in public places? Even store employees who come in contact with hundreds each ... Read more

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Letter: Most vulnerable among us have rights, too

This is in response to Elizabeth Hilton’s letter published Friday. Individual rights are the rights of an individual while collective rights can refer to the ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Letters.

Letter: Grateful for  help from strangers, pharmacy

I would like to express my deep thanks and appreciation to those who helped me last Tuesday following my accident outside a local pharmacy. I ... Read more

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Letter: Be a team player, wear a mask in public places

I am not sick. I have no symptoms. I have been careful to not be exposed, by not getting close to my grandchildren, not playing ... Read more

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