Who really opposes free speech?

In a free society, the right to express one’s political views without governmental restraint or reprisal ought to be sacrosanct. Unfortunately, it isn’t. Some politicians and activists seem to believe they have the right not just to express their views but also to limit the right...
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Heritage outfielder to play for Southeastern Community College

By David Allen Staff Writer WAKE FOREST — Heritage High’s outfielder Brett Moore signed with Southeastern Community College (SCC) to play baseball Feb. 5. SCC is located between Chardbourn and Whiteville in Columbus county and is a Division II school with 13 competing teams....

State woefully behind times

To the editor: More than 200 years ago, we thought our buffalo herds were never ending; then they were hunted to near extinction to be sold for their skins only. All that remained were the sunbaked bones scattered across the Great Plains. Improved technology made this possible....
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Cicotte will play for Chowan University

By David Allen Staff Writer WAKE FOREST — Chowan University will be getting a new player this coming season with Heritage High’s catcher Cullen Cicotte signing to play baseball. Chowan is the second-oldest Baptist school in North Carolina, and is affiliated with the Baptist State...

The facts on teacher pay

To the editor: Teacher pay is the topic dominating the education landscape today. What are the facts as they pertain to the Wake County Public School System (WCPSS)? The Wake County Commissioners held their annual hearings Monday on the County’s budget proposal. I attended and...