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One on One: We got another inoculation

By D.G. Martin We got inoculated last week. Or, I think we did. I hope we did. I am not thinking about the Covid vaccine ... Read more

north carolina

Op Ed: North Carolina – Strong, Resilient, Ready

By Governor Roy Cooper Transitions are a time for reflection, and a time for looking forward. My first term in this office was filled with ... Read more

biden

Guest opinion: Biden’s domestic climate agenda must prioritize rural communities

By Cody Smith President-elect Joe Biden ran on a platform that promised to “Build Back Better” while also pledging to take the steps needed to ... Read more

NOTCH BABY

Social Security Matters: Ask Rusty – Did my wife get a ‘notch baby’ benefit increase?

by AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor, Association of Mature American Citizens Dear Rusty: I was born in May of 1930, and my wife was ... Read more

GIG LINE

Gig Line: Reconsideration, maybe?

In July 2016, my husband of 46 years, (William S. “Billy” Brown Jr.) transitioned to Heaven. It was a monumental day in my life and ... Read more

NOTCH BABY

Social Security Matters: Ask Rusty – Claim now and invest it, or wait to claim?

by AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor, Association of Mature American Citizens Dear Rusty: I’m 66 now and will be 67 in December and my ... Read more

businesses

Guest Opinion: Congress again overlooks rural businesses during critical time

By Johnathan Hladik As they continue to face challenges caused by the coronavirus pandemic, rural small businesses and communities with loans through the U.S. Department ... Read more

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One on One: A public intellectual steps down

One of North Carolina’s important public intellectuals has stepped down. What is a public intellectual and who stepped down? One definition of the word from ... Read more

2020

Op Ed: 2020 – The year of the healthcare worker

By Ronnie Sloan, FACHE As we reflect on 2020 and look ahead to a more hope-filled year, I am humbled by the incredible dedication of ... Read more

Guest Opinion: Climate Literacy – The key to solving the climate crisis, building green jobs and sustainable economies

By Sharan Burrow and Kathleen Rogers In the decades since the launch of the global environmental movement after the first Earth Day, more than 3 ... Read more

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