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For years, North Carolina conservatives and progressives argued incessantly about the effects of the state’s rightward turn. Conservatives said lower taxes and less regulation tend to boost entrepreneurship, job creation, and economic growth. Progressives argued that spending more money on e…

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“If you’re happy and you know it, clap your hands,” the catchy children’s song goes. North Carolinians are joining our neighbors across the nation in smiling more, going to restaurants, shopping, attending church and other events, and interacting socially with others, according to new studies.

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Will North Carolina Republicans have smashing victories in the 2022 midterms? Many politicos are acting as if they will, and it isn’t hard to understand why.

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To the editor: God bless Eric Adams, the New York City mayoral candidate, who recently tweeted a phrase I hope to hear in every speech he gives: “The justice we deserve AND the safety we need.” Translation: “Defund the police” is a non-starter. Further translation: Don’t call AOC or Ilhan Om…

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Jessie Bryant changed her address from nursing home to heaven on May 7. She was welcomed there by loved ones and many friends. She is now able to see, walk without aid and be completely whole. My friend, Jessie Bunker Bryant, was a unique person.

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Life is a series of choices. Each puts down a layer like layering paint on a canvas. Each one adds to the previous one – remarkably. Each gives experience that makes life more meaningful ... like each job I've had gave me experience headed for the next one. We draw from all our experiences t…

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Thank goodness for QAnon, the folks who are trying to expose the child sex-trafficking ring allegedly operated by Hillary Clinton. That said, unless you have tried satanic, pedophilic cannibalism, you should not pass judgment on it. The pay is great, the stock options are many.

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The same politicians who mostly killed free checking and debit card rewards programs through government price controls are setting their sights on credit cards — and that means miles, cash back, and other rewards are now in jeopardy.

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To the editor: As principals in Guilford County Schools, we are stunned and saddened by the recent vitriol aimed at our superintendent and frustrated by the manufactured crisis that has been created around critical race theory here and nationally.