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  • Letter: Burr avoiding debate

    February 14, 2016 - 10:19pm

    As one of Richard Burr’s opponents in the March 15 Republican U.S. Senate primary, I consider his refusal to debate me because I don’t have enough “money” or “credibility” shameful and cowardly.

  • Letter: Hillary, Bernie or Republican?

    February 14, 2016 - 10:19pm

    Hillary or Bernie? If you’re a democrat you’ve got a tough decision. Plain and simple, can Hillary be trusted?

  • Letter: Ray for district judge

    February 13, 2016 - 10:19pm

    The court system is a constant source of concern for citizens with mental health conditions and the organizations that support them.

  • Letter: Not a Cam fan

    February 13, 2016 - 10:19pm

    On Super Bowl Sunday, I was grateful not to be a Carolina Panthers fan; not because they lost the game, but because of Cam Newton’s behavior after the game.

  • Letter: Teacher pay discouraging

    February 11, 2016 - 10:23pm

    On January 30, the Charlotte Observer ran an editorial regarding June Atkinson’s proposal to the state House that teachers receive a 10-percent raise.

  • Letter: Misdirected political blame

    February 11, 2016 - 10:19pm

    When I was growing up I always heard that the Baptists would be the only people in Heaven.

  • Letter: Suicide prevalent, preventable

    February 10, 2016 - 10:19pm

    Our sincere and heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and many admiring fans around the globe of the much-loved and respected sports vanguard Dave Mirra.

  • Letter: Feral cats dangerous

    February 9, 2016 - 10:19pm

    In response to Joan Holster’s Feb. 3 letter (“County animal control best”), I would like to ask her how many feral cats she has had close contact with?

  • Letter: Teacher pay shameful

    February 9, 2016 - 10:19pm

    June Atkinson, North Carolina’s state superintendent of schools, has the right idea when it comes to paying our teachers fairly.

  • Letter: Strolling Memory Lane

    February 8, 2016 - 10:18pm

    I want to thank you for running the piece on Carytown in my hometown of Richmond, Virginia.

  • Letter: Connect NC helps agriculture

    February 8, 2016 - 10:18pm

    On March 15, North Carolinians will have the chance to vote on the Connect NC bond.

  • Letter: Thanks from Boys & Girls Clubs

    February 7, 2016 - 10:18am

    On Thursday, Jan. 14, the staff of the Boys & Girls Club on Fire Tower Road arrived at work to find that there had been a break-in.

  • Letter: Thinking about moving

    February 7, 2016 - 10:17am

    God help us all! What no one wants to talk about is corruption in America’s legal system.

  • Letter: Voter ID solutions

    February 6, 2016 - 10:18pm

    Here we go again with the “voter ID problem.” There are actually two problems.

  • Letter: Exceptional Christmas generosity

    February 6, 2016 - 10:18pm

    As I look back on Christmas season with The Salvation Army of Pitt County, I am amazed at the generosity of our community.

  • Letter: Wake up about drugs

    February 4, 2016 - 10:18pm

    According to the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) drug overdose deaths have become the leading cause of injury deaths in the U.S. — more than motor vehicles or firearms.

  • Letter: Votes counter hatred

    February 4, 2016 - 10:18pm

    Voters are angry, and for good reason.

  • Letter: Debate needed on ISIS

    February 3, 2016 - 10:18pm

    Thank you for reprinting the Beacon Journal editorial, “Will Congress Ever Declare War?” on Friday, Jan. 22.

  • Letter: Too much religion

    February 3, 2016 - 10:18pm

    The sneaky Clinton campaign is questioning Sanders’ religious faith. He won’t fall for it.

  • Letter: Trump a Democrat?

    February 2, 2016 - 10:18pm

    Let’s see ... Donald Trump makes nasty insinuations against his fellow Republican candidates, has in the past supported partial birth abortion, says he gets along well with and praises Sen.

  • Letter: County animal control best

    February 2, 2016 - 10:18pm

    As a taxpayer in the city of Greenville I am appalled at the level of service offered by Greenville Animal Control.

  • Letter: Battling the overdose epidemic

    February 1, 2016 - 10:18pm

    Thank you for mentioning the Good Samaritan Law in the Daily Reflector article about the recent apparent drug overdoses of two young men in Greenville.

  • Letter: Saunders for District Judge

    February 1, 2016 - 10:18pm

    I’m writing to introduce you to Jay Saunders, who is running for District Court Judge of Pitt County.

  • Letter: Praise for VA Center

    January 31, 2016 - 10:19am

    The Greenville Veterans Administration Health Care Center is a wonderful place for veterans to get medical treatment.

  • Letter: Middle East blame

    January 31, 2016 - 10:19am

    Earnest Marshall wants to move beyond “blame-gaming and wallowing in the past” in deciding how the nation will “balance compassion and tolerance with national security” regarding the current chaos in the Middle East and the Syrian refugee problem.


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