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Saturday, June 15, 2019

The anti-God, anti-American Democrat party is presently working to get back into national power by any means necessary.

Democrats have always been the party of slavery and now they coddle the communist, socialist, Marxist and the Muslims. Put all of the above groups together and you have a force trying to dismantle the America that has been a shining light of freedom.

The Democrats have stuffed ballot boxes, bussed unregistered voters into areas illegally, allowed dead people to vote, and are now behind the financing of the illegal aliens crossing our borders in caravans by the 1,000s. Why would Democrats do that? Simple — if Americans will not vote for them in sufficient numbers then they will enable the illegal invaders to vote Democrat in return for free housing, free medicine and free education all from your tax dollars.

Reported in the L.A. Times: 40 percent of all workers in LA county work for cash and pay zero taxes; 95 percent of warrants for murder in Los Angeles are for illegal aliens; 75 percent of people on the most wanted list in Los Angeles are illegal aliens; over 2/3 of all births in Los Angeles County are to illegal alien Mexicans on Medi-Cal, whose births were paid for by taxpayers; nearly 35 percent of all inmates in California detention centers are Mexican nationals who are here illegally; less than 2 percent of illegal aliens are picking our crops, but 29 percent are on welfare.

Do not tell me again that we cannot do without the illegal aliens — they are costing American taxpayers billions of dollars per year.

Build the wall, seal the border, deport all illegal aliens. America has deported the illegals three times in our history. And if Democrats will not vote to secure our border, then do not vote for a Democrat period.

Vic Corey



Humans of Greenville


Local photographer Joe Pellegrino explores Greenville to create a photographic census of its people.


July 23, 2019

On July 17, President Trump visited our fair city. He arrived days after tweeting that four Democratic congresswomen of color should “go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came.”

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July 23, 2019

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I was born and raised in North Carolina and left the state as a young woman. The state is beautiful with its mountains and coast, but recently the beauty was marred by its citizens at the recent presidential rally. As citizens we have the right to vote for the candidate of our choice, the right to…

July 23, 2019

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July 23, 2019

The Pitt County Branch of the NAACP stands against the language of hate and bigotry that left a devastating mark on our community. We live in times when we should be able to look to our nation’s capital for messages of unity and hope.

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July 22, 2019

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July 22, 2019

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July 22, 2019

In a childhood song, all that the bear that went over the mountain got to see was another mountain. It was my introduction to the sameness of life’s patterns. The steady ticking of the clock, the endless drumbeat of the mundane, and sometimes, the horror that never stops.

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July 22, 2019

David Ransom enlisted in the Continental Army believing in the enlightened concepts of democracy espoused by brilliant men and women in Europe and the colonies. There would be justice through an independent judiciary and a representative legislature that could prevent the recurrence of tyranny.…

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