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  • Douglas Cohn: Trying to stop Trump, Republicans may turn to Plan C

    WASHINGTON — This is the year of firewalls. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s firewall to slow the surging Sen.

  • David Brooks: Trump the betrayer the truth GOP voters need to hear

    Now, at long last, the big guns are being brought to bear. Now, at long last, some major Republicans like Mitt Romney are speaking up to lay waste to Donald Trump.

  • Holly Audette: To be nominee, Trump must also win at convention

    Some observations about the current presidential contest. Someone please show me actual evidence Donald Trump is a racist?

  • Our View: Senate acting childishly in court appointee denial

    Lost in all the talk about the juvenile hijinks of the Republican presidential candidates has been the equally juvenile response by Republican leaders in the U.S. Senate to President Obama’s impending nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court.

  • Letter: Other COA campuses should share bond

    In the Thursday, Feb. 25, edition of The Daily Advance, a story on the front page with the headline, “College president: $2B bond is needed,” quoted College of The Albemarle President Kandi Deitemeyer as saying, “We have more than $7 million in (needed) projects just at the Elizabeth City campus in terms of repairs and renovations and that’s what we’ll focus on, if the bond passes…. COA’s Board of Trustees will decide exact projects” will be done.

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  • Letter: Other COA campuses should share bond

    In the Thursday, Feb. 25, edition of The Daily Advance, a story on the front page with the headline, “College president: $2B bond is needed,” quoted College of The Albemarle President Kandi Deitemeyer as saying, “We have more than $7 million in (needed) projects just at the Elizabeth City campus in terms of repairs and renovations and that’s what we’ll focus on, if the bond passes…. COA’s Board of Trustees will decide exact projects” will be done.

  • Letter: Voting no on bond; projects not needed

    I am voting “no” on the North Carolina bond referendum. You may want to think about doing the same.

  • Letter: When everything matters, failure to act counts too

    Another way of saying that everything is futile is to say that nothing matters.The preacher cannot truthfully make this statement unless he is a closet atheist.

  • Letter: Movie 'Finest Hours’ instills Coastie pride

    Movie ‘Finest Hours’ instills Coastie prideI just viewed “The Finest Hours,” the movie about the U.S. Coast Guard’s greatest sea rescue in their service history, now playing at Gateway Cinema.

  • Letter: Apartment project in city’s best interest

    Apartment project in city’s best interestMost of us want the same thing — a decent, safe place to call home and raise our family, a good-paying job, meaningful programs for our youth and seniors, and assistance for our fellow citizens in need.

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