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To the Editor, It sounds like Gate Two Road is almost getting to be like Washington D.C. traffic. A friend of mine says the first morning employees get off at 2 p.m. in the afternoon up in … more
To the Editor, Many will say my headline is an oxymoron, i.e. a combination of contradictory or incongruous words (such as cruel kindness), and in many cases that is true. Politicians, whether … more
To the Editor, Each year by July 1, water authorities must provide customers with a Consumer Confidence Report on the quality of water they produced for the previous year. These are required by … more
To the Editor, After listening to the minutes of the most recent South Granville Water & Sewer Authority meeting held June 11, I can sum up my reaction in one word: Amazed. That also … more
To the Editor, Although an argument can definitely be made that mankind is approaching its last few days, this is not what I refer to in my headline; rather, I speak of saying “goodbye” and … more
To the Editor, “Excessive profit or advantage derived from a business transaction.” This is the definition of “highway robbery.” Now examine the following: According to data retrieved … more
To the Editor, This writer served as a Creedmoor commissioner from December 2013 to December 2017. From the middle of 2016 and throughout 2017, the former mayor found himself in a … more
To the Editor, In light of the teachers rallies the past two years, maybe it’s time for improvements in education. Years ago a friend of mine suggested trade high schools for those who did … more
To the Editor, Some of the health care options that are being discussed today were considered in the nineties. One of them was for businesses to buy insurance as a group of companies and not one … more
To the Editor, Ordinarily I do not respond to criticism from those who do not support or understand why I have been focusing so much on the South Granville Water and Sewer Authority and its many … more
To the Editor, Granville County Commissioners, I’m writing you again to try to straighten out what we so called “special interest” groups are asking by supporting Senate Bill 274. We are … more
To the Editor, Transparency is the one factor that deep down the citizens demand of elected officials. Yet do the current Creedmoor elected officials demonstrate transparency to the Creedmoor … more
To the Editor, I’m nobody telling everybody about 3-4 men who participate in the editorial page in the Butner-Creedmoor News and the Oxford Ledger. That is just for them: They irritate the … more
To the Editor, If you have children in school, you are likley already familar with the challenges teachers and students meet every day in their attempt to teach and learn. One of the major ones … more
To the Editor, At FGV Smart Start, we are excited about the growth of our literacy programs for young children and their families. We are also proud of our local communities for their support of … more
At the March South Granville Water & Sewer Authority meeting, the chairman of the board congratulated the board for their hard work over the last few months. He said he “could see the light at … more
By now you must have heard, all development in the South Granville area has come to an unplanned and abrupt halt. No more homes can be built, except those already approved. “Why?” you may ask. … more
The cost of prescription drugs has not been mentioned on health care costs. They will cost more per year than doctor visits, and more than an operation at a hospital. Citizens at the federal, … more
During the March 5 Creedmoor board meeting Archer Wilkins reported upon several reasonable topics, then moved into the “Vile and Ignorant People” sermon. Please refer to the Creedmoor audio from … more
During the public comment section of the March 5 Creedmoor Board of Commissioners meeting, a citizen (not this writer) requested that the Creedmoor board should raise the current Ad Valorem tax rate … more
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