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Katiedid vs...

Editor’s Note: Katiedid Langrock is off this week. The following column was originally published in April 2015. “I’ve never been so embarrassed in my entire life.” My best friend from …

My market value

You hear a lot of talk these days from politicians touting the $15 per hour minimum wage. It’s a huge talking point for politicians who pretend to care about your well-being while trying to …

Liberal fascists ambush Chelsea Clinton

I recently joined the board of the Leadership Institute, which sponsors Campus Reform, an important website for college news. Campus Reform is a “watchdog to the nation’s higher education …

College cheating scandal

Federal prosecutors have charged more than 50 people involved in cheating and bribery in order to get their children admitted to some of the nation’s most prestigious colleges and universities such …

Well, one down, one to go

For those of you who aren’t familiar with my eyes, they are bad. And last week, I had the first of two cataract removal surgeries. And let me tell you — pun intended — it was an eye-opening …

How’s this year looking so far?

Well, we’re now encroaching on the 78th day of 2019, so let’s be honest. Who’s still hitting the gym? Who is still counting carbs, calories or steps taken? How many have kicked the nicotine …
Letters to the editor

Thank you Dr. Gregory

To the editor: Betty, Deana and I wanted to extend our appreciation and gratitude to Dr. Sam Gregory, a superlative dentist who has served us almost 40 years. As Dr. Gregory winds down his …

Thank you, NC Sen. Jim Burgin

To the editor: Recently, I was invited to sit in at a meeting of concerned parents in Harnett County. The meeting was hosted by Brandy Brown, executive director of 1 Voice Inc., and was attended …

Who is pipeline really for?

To the editor: As an impacted landowner from the Atlantic Coast Pipeline I have just a few questions for Duke Energy. You say that your pipeline will bring industrial development to parts of …

‘Dear Abby’ needs to stay

To the editor: My mom subscribes to your paper and shares each paper with me. I was born in Erwin in 1958, then moved to Wilmington in 1984 due to a job opportunity. Love The Daily Record. Keep up …

Silent Sam not for Harnett

To the editor: I am writing to express concern over the suggested movement of the Silent Sam statue to Harnett County. The Confederates were nothing more than domestic terrorists who took up …

Keep hate out of Harnett

To the editor: It is abundantly clear that our freshman N.C. Sen. Jim Burgin has so soon lost touch with the people of Harnett. Perhaps the drive from Harnett to the North Carolina General …
Sound off
Sound off Love each other Nobody enters the kingdom of God with hatred in their heart. So, when we hear someone talking about racism, just remember we won’t hear them in heaven, because they won’t be …
Sound off Closed on weekend I would like to inform the veterans in Harnett County that the veterans offices and hospital are closed on Saturdays and Sundays. Even the emergency room. The gates are locked. …
Sound off Coats-Erwin School carpool line needs an officer When is someone from Harnett County Sheriff’s Department going to do something about the carpool line at Coats-Erwin School in the afternoon. If …
Sound off Find the litterers This is in response to the article in Friday [Feb. 22]’s paper, about the trash on Three Bridge Road between Dunn and Coats [“Residents complain about trash on area …
Sound off Worry more about saving souls Some of y’all preachers need to take lessons from Jerome Pope. Some of the churches need to look at when King White was in church, church was in Sunday morning, …
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