An uncivilized society

Have you noticed how two of the strongest words in the English language have been so cheapened by being so loosely thrown around? The words love and hate, have been rendered by many as something that the words hardly mean at all. I remember the first time I read or heard the word hating’ and hater in this new context. It was quite a few years ago, More...

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By CCNC On Saturday, August 4th, 2012

When is a lease a real lease?

Well, if it’s written in regards to a City or County endeavor, who knows. Hearing and reading about the need for more room for The Shelby Police Department, but there is no money available, enhances the fact More...

By CCNC On Monday, July 30th, 2012

Help needed. Apply at City Hall, wherever that may be.

Foresight seems to be in short supply. It seems the Shelby City Police Department is growing in several ways, and they’ve pretty much run out of room. The old Flick Theater was supposed to be the place that More...

By CCNC On Thursday, July 26th, 2012

The point completely missed

It is very evident that the Star buys ink by the barrel but delivers objectivity in thimbles. If you disagree with the views of the publisher, then you are called names, such as Debbie Downer or naysayers. I’m More...

By CCNC On Monday, March 12th, 2012

We’ve fallen a long way, baby

For those of us who are old enough to remember the 60’s, the late 60’s to be exact, when the USA put a man on the moon, those were days to remember.  Why?  Well, today, our government agencies can’t even More...