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athletes

One on One: UNC’s new president

By D.G. Martin “Who is Peter Hans?” This is a question I am getting from friends who have learned that Hans has been elected the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Guest Columnist.

Memories and Musings: Honoring a Special Friend

By Gene Gallelli We were in elementary school together in East Rochester, New York. Tony started out a grade behind me, but because of his ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Guest Columnist.

athletes

One on One: A new name for Fort Bragg?

By D.G. Martin Should Fort Bragg keep on being Fort Bragg? Or do we need another name for North Carolina’s largest military base? I got ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Guest Columnist.

ask rusty

Letter to the Editor: RE: Peaceful demonstration in Manteo

An open letter to the Manteo community: Congratulations to my fellow community members here in Manteo as well as friends from across Dare County as ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Letters to the Editor.

wind

Guest Opinion: Wind energy continues to benefit rural America

By Lu Nelsen In 2019, the U.S. reached a landmark in its wind energy capacity when 100 gigawatts — or enough to provide electricity for ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Guest Columnist.

veterans

Gig Line: A well-deserved shout out!

The Dare County Veterans Advisory Council was established on May 7, 2012 by the Dare County Board of Commissioners. It was created for the purpose ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Marsha Brown.

BENEFITS

Social Security Matters: Ask Rusty – SSDI denied; will claiming early hurt spouse or survivor benefits?

by AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor, Association of Mature American Citizens Dear Rusty: I applied for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits and was ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Guest Columnist.

veterans

Gig Line: Fathers, Dads and Daddies

If you look the term “father” up on the internet, it will show it as a noun and a man in relation to his child ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Marsha Brown.

Guest Opinion: Building on-farm resiliency reduces stress in our changing climate

By Kayla Bergman Planting and emergence progress for both corn and soybeans are currently ahead of the five-year average across the Midwest. But, still fresh ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Guest Columnist.

Guest Opinion: False positive contact tracing

by Dr. Joseph Horton Suppose that suddenly a new disease X appears to be spreading rapidly and killing people. The symptoms of X are very ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Guest Columnist.

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