Conservatism offers moral alternative

by Lee Brett With an adoring liberal media bounding along happily at his heels, the Rev. William Barber has managed to portray North Carolina politics as a moral crusade. Perhaps you used to believe that conservatives simply held a different worldview and a different philosophy...

Tax reform transforms into old debate

by Scott Mooneyham With the word “reform” in the air, the debate turned into an old one. For state Rep. David Lewis, a Republican and small business owner from Harnett County, it was about putting more money into the pockets of taxpayers, letting that money and...

Police and Sheriff Reports — week of July 25, 2013

Franklinton Arrests •John Lawrence Morgan, 38, 119 North Main Street, was arrested by Officer R. Norflett for misdemeanor indecent exposure. July 17, 6:50 p.m. Incidents •A Hawkins Street, Franklinton, resident reported trespassing after a person who had been trespassed from the...

Public Hearing, Town of Rolesville — Special Use Permit 13-02

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE TOWN OF ROLESVILLE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS The public will take notice that the Board of Commissioners of the Town of Rolesville will hold a public hearing starting at 7 p.m. on August 5, 2013 at the Meeting Hall at 502 Southtown Circle. The Town...

Public Hearing, Town of Rolesville — TA 13-05

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING BY THE TOWN OF ROLESVILLE BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS The public will take notice that the Board of Commissioners of the Town of Rolesville will hold a public hearing starting at 7 p.m. on August 5, 2013 at the Meeting Hall at 502 Southtown Circle. The Town...