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The New Year is an exciting time full of tradition and celebration all around the world. In Fayetteville, one of the most beloved...
What was supposed to be a hallmark of bipartisan support leading to repeal of North Carolina’s “bathroom bill” collapsed last week as...
Dealing with FEMA is a process, one that many local governments say has improved in recent years. But, it does take time to implement...
A fledgling civic activist group notes that “a couple of weeks ago, some people were talking about metro policing on social media.”...
Some friends of mine are brand new parents of a healthy baby boy. They are beyond thrilled, and by all accounts of those who have...
2017. Believe me, I’m ready. Judging from all the calls, emails and countless social media posts, our readers had a very Merry...
This is Fayetteville FireAntz Coach Jeff Bes’ second season with the team. Fifteen games into the season, the team has seven wins,...
City Council and the Houston Astros baseball club have signed a 30-year lease agreement for a Single-A minor league baseball team in...
Action by Fayetteville City Council on a private hotel tax deal late last month shouldn’t have taken place, says Councilman Kirk...
Eight to 10 years ago, a subject who became known as the “Ramsey Street Rapist” terrorized Fayetteville’s north side. Detectives...
The Cumberland County Board of Education begins the new year with new leadership, and not everyone is happy about it.  Rather than...
Today’s contribution to world literature and tomorrow’s fish wrap will consider historical events that took place on 21 December. The...
Christmas is upon us, a sacred day celebrated by Christians around the world and from top to bottom.  It is a time when families and...
Last week I wrote about a crazy holiday situation involving Macy’s department store, Cross Creek Mall, the Salvation Army and the...
We drive by and around them every day, no matter where we are in town it seems. Roadway medians! They’re barriers of all shapes and...
For some people, the Christmas season is not complete without a performance of Handel’s Messiah (Part the First) and the Hallelujah...
If Christmas is  your favorite time of the year, there is no shortage of events to attend.  And if a good display lights up your heart,...
If you haven’t seen Cape Fear Regional Theatre’s The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, you have a few more chances this weekend. Get your...
The City of Fayetteville has recorded 31 homicides this year. That’s the most ever in one year. The most recent murder victim was...
James Palenick has been in Fayetteville less than a year. He is the City of Fayetteville’s new Economic and Business Development...
President-Elect Trump apparently isn’t accustomed to having his plane denied landing at a local airport. But that was the case in...
The opening line of the welcome to my website says, “After all my years of living, there are still some things I do not understand.”...
I look forward to them every Sunday — wedding announcements published in the New York Times full of juicy details about the happy...
I cannot think of a time more crucial to the needs of the residents in our community than this Christmas season. With tens of...
Legacies. World leaders and captains of industry frame decisions in terms of how their actions will affect their legacy. Most high...

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