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Randolph County book ban brouhaha sheds light on leftist indoctrination in public education

McClatchy and their comrades are up in arms about the Randolph County school board daring to exert some sort of local control over public education.  Heck. Even Russian TV and The Comic Book Legal Defense Fund are joining ranks with the crayon corps in the…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media Moore County Politics

District Court race features a super PAC, bare-knuckled rhetoric and verbal combat

    Judicial races in North Carolina tend to be quiet, gentlemanly affairs that occur below the radar.  Not this year.  Not in our neck of the woods. Randolph County attorney Jane Redding is trying to unseat incumbent Judge Rob Wilkins, also of Randolph County,…

Posted in Campaign 2012 Media NC legislature Politics

McNeill surfaces in hunt for Brubaker replacement

      The Randolph County GOP’s vice chairman’s name has popped up as a leading contender to replace former House Speaker Harold Brubaker — who resigned from the legislature earlier this week after nearly 36 years of service. Allen McNeill, a retired sheriff’s department…