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Twelve years in Raleigh, and THIS is what we get?

      It’s pretty clear, if you venture out into the hinterlands of Moore County,  that state Rep.  Jamie Boles (R) is in a tough fight for renomination to another term in the General Assembly.  Retiring Southern Pines police chief Bob Temme has thrown…

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CHANCELLOR Timmy ???

  Maybe the rats ARE abandoning the ship.         First we hear David Lewis is taking up farming AND insurance.  Now, we’re hearing talk that a certain Boy Wonder from Kings Mountain may be eyeing a certain top job in a certain…

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Mr. “International Travel for Legislative Duties” REALLY wants his picture in the elevator

    Republicans have three choices with which to replace “Elevator Queen” Cherie Berry, the reigning Labor Commissioner made famous by her photo included on EVERY elevator inspection certificate in the state, in the March primary.   Chuck Stanley, former legislator Pearl Burris Floyd and…

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Republican legislator, DEMOCRAT DONOR ???

  Here in Moore County, we have  a Republican candidate who gave multiple times to Barack Obama. Agriculture commissioner Steve Troxler headed “Farmers for John Edwards”  in 1998 when the Democrat was challenging incumbent US Senator Lauch Faircloth.    So,  NOTHING surprises me anymore.  …

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Moore County’s WOKE, social justice warrior public school system

  Moore County is arguably one of the most loyal Republican counties in the state.  Democrats have managed,  thanks to non-partisan school board races,  to take over the county board of education.  The Democrat board members have been working hand-in-hand with our leftist superintendent to…

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Nationally-known legal eagle: Donadio’s story does not pass the ‘smell test’

      Believe it or not,  our local district attorney’s race has captured the interest of lawyer types from much larger, out-of-state media markets.  In fact, we’ve heard personally from one, in particular, who you’re more likely to associate with The Wall Street Journal,…

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Democrat state House candidate’s family at center of embezzlement / exploitation scandal

    Pay attention.  This one stretches halfway across our great state:   A Concord pastor has been convicted in Pamlico County of embezzlement of more than $100,000 and four counts of exploitation of an elder adult in Grantsboro.   Thomas Wayne Steele, 63, was…

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Wife’s affidavit appears to contradict King Arthur

    This site was the first to reveal the multiple donations to Barack Hussein Obama in the name of Arthur Donadio — reportedly a Republican candidate for Moore / Hoke district attorney.  That revelation has since become a major issue in the 2020 primary…

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Downtown Chapel Hill an ‘economic opportunity zone’ ?

  President Trump and some North Carolina Republicans were in Charlotte this week celebrating and advocating for economic opportunity zones.     These zones are supposed to be mostly low-income areas.    Federal legislation passed in 2017 created tax breaks and other incentive for people…

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Erasing Mr. Washington

    It’s as if I needed ONE MORE reason to ignore all those calls and solicitations from the alumni association.   Apparently, there is  a growing movement at The George Washington University (my alma mater) to distance the school from (1) the athletic team…