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Cal Thomas: Finances alone won’t save news

By Cal Thomas I confess to a certain self-interest in today’s column. The media, especially newspapers, are in trouble. Conservatives like myself have been relentless ... Read more

20 hours ago by Cal Thomas.

My turn, Lynn Moody: Rowan-Salisbury’s preparation ensured schools were ready for closure

By Lynn Moody As difficult as it was to receive the order to close schools, I knew in my heart that we had the key ... Read more

20 hours ago by Post Opinion.

My turn, Greg Edds: Rowan County will persevere, emerge stronger, better than before outbreak

By Greg Edds What a difference a few weeks make. For the past several years, Rowan County has been setting the table for much-anticipated growth ... Read more

20 hours ago by Post Opinion.

Sharon Randall: Staying whole in hard times

By Sharon Randall Before it rained, I stepped out on the patio for a breath of fresh air and to see how many plants had ... Read more

2 days ago by Post Opinion.

Thomas Mills: Country is taking best action right now

Editor’s note: This is an excerpt from a post on politicsnc.com by publisher and founder Thomas Mills. By Thomas Mills Conservatives pushing back against the ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Opinion.

My turn, Bruce LaRue: Democrats embrace connection to fringe

By Bruce LaRue The Democrats do not deserve to win in November, for several reasons. First and foremost, what they are doing to Joe Biden ... Read more

5 days ago by Post Opinion.

Larry Efird: ‘Greatly exaggerated’ death reminder to enjoy every day

By Larry Efird A weird, but funny, thing happened the other night. My principal  called my house while my wife and I were watching television. ... Read more

6 days ago by Post Opinion.

Josh Bergeron: Temporary break from county’s optimism-inducing period

It came with a sigh of relief. After months of hard work on the Post’s annual Spirit of Rowan publication, we had finally sent it ... Read more

1 week ago by Josh Bergeron.

Steven Fisher: Banks across nation are ready for pandemic

By Steven Fisher As a 110-year old community bank, nothing is more important than the safety and health of our employees, customers and communities. F&M ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Opinion.

Thomas Mills: Democrats should avoid blame game now

By Thomas Mills This week, Gallup released polls showing President Donald Trump’s approval ratings improving by about five points. By a large margin, people approve ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Opinion.

Francis Koster: Credit system will be useful in downturn

By Francis Koster The coronavirus is going to impact our local economy for several years. Just because the federal government has taken some steps this ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Opinion.

Gotta’ Run: There is always something good

While all of us have been limited by the state and national response to the coronavirus, we are still fortunate. Yes, we are! I will ... Read more

1 week ago by David Freeze.

Ann Farabee — Bless you

 By Ann Farabee Bless you. We say it in daily conversation. We say it in the church. We say it to those grieving or ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Lifestyles.

Elaine Spalding: Rowan in prime location to recover from COVID-19 crisis

By Elaine Spalding Rowan County Chamber of Commerce One of my mentors in the Chamber of Commerce industry used to say, “Chambers do what most ... Read more

1 week ago by Post Opinion.

Byron York: Biden catches up while rest of world deals with crisis

By Byron York Give Joe Biden some credit. On Jan. 27, he published an op-ed in USA Today recognizing that the coronavirus outbreak could become ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

John Hood: Deregulation has place in COVID-19 crisis

By John Hood RALEIGH — As North Carolina and other states inch towards increasingly draconian measures in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, we are all ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

David Freeze: Biking journey across all 50 states hits its end

The Big Island of Hawaii is the nation’s largest island, with an area of 4,028 square miles. It has the world’s tallest mountain from ocean ... Read more

2 weeks ago by David Freeze.

Gary Pearce: Socialism goes viral amid coronavirus crisis

By Gary Pearce Coronavirus may not make us all sick, but it may make us all socialists. Washington is suddenly awash in ideas that some ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

David Freeze: Tanzania pastor’s prayers answers by China Grove church

China Grove First Baptist Church began the process of looking for a new pastor in November 2018 and entered into a month of prayer. The ... Read more

2 weeks ago by David Freeze.

Cal Thomas: The virus and what matters most

By Cal Thomas Some years ago, I wrote a book titled “The Things That Matter Most.” It was a critique of the continuing impact the ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Cal Thomas.

Leonard Pitts: Viruses don’t carry passports

By Leonard Pitts Viruses do not carry passports. Nor do they have birth certificates or other markers of citizenship. So the insistence of Donald Trump ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Leonard Pitts.

My turn, Larry Efird: Lessons from a bird and a prophet

By Larry Efird As I sit in my empty classroom today, looking out my third-floor window at a gray sky, the only sound I hear ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

David Freeze: Bike rental comes out cheaper than expected

I had been curious for the last two nights about a bunch of tall palm trees with Christmas lights wrapped around them. After dark last ... Read more

2 weeks ago by David Freeze.

Sharon Randall: Take time to appreciate every second

By Sharon Randall Twenty seconds is a long time, especially when washing your hands. I’ve noticed that lately. Maybe you’ve noticed it, too. It might ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

Ada Fisher: Nominee should pick female running mate

Though many are lamenting the lack of women in elective office in US society, the cardinal rule of politics here is golden — ye who ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Ada Fisher.

John Hood: Believing in rumors can become dangerous

By John Hood RALEIGH — If you draw your information about current events only from politicians, news outlets, and social-media influencers that share your worldview, ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

David Freeze: Break from biking to enjoy scenery

Friday didn’t have much bike riding here in Hawaii. About 6 miles total, which seems like a paltry amount. I wanted to take a good ... Read more

3 weeks ago by David Freeze.

Salisbury Mayor Alexander: Protect yourself, community as a whole

By Karen Alexander As the number of cases of the coronavirus, or COVID-19, continues to grow, I want to reassure our residents that the city ... Read more

3 weeks ago by Post Opinion.

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