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COLUMN — Medicare-X would provide low-cost health insurance for all

On Jan. 15, 1940, the Richmond Times-Dispatch ran a quarter-page photo of a professionally dressed, bespectacled man signing some seemingly unceremonious clerical papers. Such a ... Read more

8 hours ago by Guest Columnist.

Dunaway has done many good things for the community

To The Editor: I am writing this letter in defense of Charlotte County School Board member Teresa Dunaway, whose Facebook post last week garnered county-wide ... Read more

10 hours ago by Letters to the Editor.

Petition seeks a vote on solar farms

To The Editor: Why are many registered voters in Charlotte County having smiles on their faces?  It is because a small group of highly-concerned  citizens ... Read more

11 hours ago by Letters to the Editor.

Column – Death rates for virus are very low

We have been inundated with data about the Coronavirus since March.  The news media has covered the issue relentlessly for more than five months, giving ... Read more

4 days ago by Frank Ruff.

Remote learning is the right decision

Area school officials are making the right decision by moving to online classes for the fall. As sad as it is to think there will ... Read more

4 days ago by Roger Watson.

What is the real cost of body cameras?

To The Editor: At the July 11 board meeting, Sheriff Royal Freeman requested body cameras for his deputies for sake of transparency and protection for ... Read more

4 days ago by Letters to the Editor.

Solar farm should be on the ballot

To The Editor: I have some questions for the community of Charlotte County. First, why is it that no one really talks about the impact ... Read more

4 days ago by Letters to the Editor.

Column – Trying to stay positive

All of us have been challenged by the events in the news this year. It was heartbreaking enough when our lives were flipped on end ... Read more

1 week ago by Frank Ruff.

COLUMN — A fierce pioneer for the rights of all

During the Progressive Era, which is defined partly as a difference between the middle class and the working class, new ideas on expressing activism were ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Judy Moore.

COLUMN — Child care funding requested

As Virginia continues to reopen we need to make sure our children are cared for safely.  Earlier this week I sent a letter to Speaker ... Read more

2 weeks ago by Denver Riggleman.

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