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Consensus requires solid data

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s public schools have just released end-of-grade and end-of-course test scores for the 2013-14 school year. You may have heard something about them, particularly from districts eager to claim a large increase in the s…

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Should the United States put boots on the ground when it comes to confronting the ISIS threat?

Top leaders of both parties stood with the president despite reservations that his strategy of arming moderate rebel groups could backfire or won't be enough to blunt the advance of Islamic State forces. President Barack Obama has pledged airstrikes as well but is adamant that he won't send U.S. combat troops to battle the Islamic extremists in either Iraq or Syria.

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Rockingham Weekend Sept. 17-21

The Museum and Archives of Rockingham County (Marc) presents “An Evening of Old-timey Music” Thursday as part of their Dinner and History series. Enjoy dinner and the sounds of Robert Stowe and Twin County Ramblers with Wayne Seymour. Call to…

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