September 23, 2020

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Panthers fall to 0-2, lose at Tampa

Panthers running back Mike Davis gets taken down by Buccaneers linebacker Devin White during the Buccaneers win Sunday. (Jason Behnken / AP Photo) TAMPA, Fla. — Tom Brady has a dazzling track record of winning, […]

College Football

App State falls off the mountaintop after loss at Marshall

Marshall quarterback Grant Wells rolls out of the pocket to make a throw against Appalachian State during Saturday’s game in Huntington, WVa (Sholten Singer/The Herald-Dispatch via AP) Appalachian State’s longshot chances at earning a spot […]

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  • First Lightbridge Academy opens in North Carolina
    HOLLY SPRINGS — The first Lightbridge Academy in North Carolina opened its doors this week in southern Wake County. Becky Grovenstein is the franchise owner. As a mom and former music teacher, she said she valued […]
  • Editorial cartoons for the week of Sept. 23
  • Tillis introduces ‘Protect and Serve Act’
    RALEIGH — As an increase in violent and in some cases fatal attacks on law enforcement officers continues, U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis (R-NC) has introduced the Protect and Serve Act, which if passed will create […]
  • KNOTT: Method in the madness
    I remember the halcyon undergraduate days in Chapel Hill, when we were all reading Marxist theory and singing along with the Beach Boys (talk about conflicting views of the world!). That was when I first […]
  • MILLER: The hazards of Duke
    The following is the second of four installments that mark the low points in the Big Four universities tacking left In last week’s column, I identified Michael Skube as the whistleblower who exposed the decline […]
  • WILLIAMS: Language and thought
    Seventeenth-century poet and intellect John Milton predicted, “When language in common use in any country becomes irregular and depraved, it is followed by their ruin and degradation.” Gore Vidal, his 20th-century intellectual successor, elaborated saying: […]