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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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Candidate, deny thyself.

    We’ve got a crowd in both parties running for the soon-to-be-vacant lieutenant governor seat.  Looking at the list of Republicans —  I can honestly say there are definitely TWO right off the bat worth saying HELL NO to voting for:   Mark Johnson…

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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…

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He’s IN. He’s OUT. He’s endorsing his opponent. Now, he’s – um – back IN?

    North Carolina District Court Judge Pete Mack is what folks in the ivory tower might kindly, gently describe as “an enigma.”   The Mike Easley appointee — serving Craven, Carteret and Pamlico counties — has left quite a paper trail documenting his support…

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MISTER Folwell: Leading the way

    State treasurer Dale Folwell got raked over the coals — even by members of his own party — when he pushed for transparency in  the pricing offered by health care providers.  Along comes President Trump who issues an executive order calling for pretty…

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NCGOPe on the move

    Amid the hubbub surrounding the impeachment trial and the State of the Union,  there has been some interesting tactical movement in and around a certain Hillsborough Street building we all know and love.   First —  Once again, there is a vacancy in…