Thu07282016

     Subscribe  |  Contact  |  Advertise  |  RSS Feed Other Publications

Opinion
Wednesday, 27 July 2016 18:00

School closing lawsuit should move forward

Written by

I hope the lawsuit by Mark Melrose against the Haywood County School System has its day in court, and was gratified last week when a judge did not stop it from proceeding.

Melrose — whose daughter was a student at Central Elementary School — has sued the school system over its decision to close the school. Judge Joe Crosswhite immediately snuffed the effort by Melrose to keep the school open through an injunction, but at this point the remainder of the suit is going forward.

Wednesday, 27 July 2016 17:56

If neither candidate suits you, well, we can help

Written by

On our way back from the coast on Saturday in bumper-to-bumper traffic just outside Charleston, I saw a billboard that not only made me laugh out loud, but also summed up this year’s election better than any political commentary I have heard or read. Some clever realtor put up a picture of Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, with a banner that read, “Moving to Canada? We can help you sell your home.”

Monday, 13 August 2012 00:00

SUBMIT YOUR LETTER

Written by

Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

FAX: 828.452.3585

Post: PO Box 629 • Waynesville, NC 28786