Monthly Archives: April 2011

Info for Storm Damaged Businesses in Sanford

Fact Sheet for Businesses of All Sizes If your business or private, nonprofit organization has suffered physical damage or your small business or private, nonprofit organization of any size has sustained economic injury after a disaster, you may be eligible … Continue reading

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It’s Official- NC is a Disaster Zone and Eligible for Federal Aid

This message just in from our County Manager: The President has now offiially declared North Carolina as a major disaster zone.   In addition, FEMA representatives will be back in Lee County today to begin reviewing sites for setting up offices for citizens … Continue reading

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Shared Sacrifice, Shared Responsibility

“Shared sacrifice, shared responsibility” is President Barack H. Obama’s (PBO) latest theme and mantra, now that he has discovered that fiscal responsibility resonates with the American people.  In a talk today at the Annandale, VA Campus of NOVA el presdente admitted we need … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning

It’s Sunday morning after a devastating Saturday here in Lee County. The Founding Fathers send out our prayers and thoughts to the families  and businesses who have been upended in this disaster. To be honest, this patriot isn’t sure about … Continue reading

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If it’s Friday….

It’s Talking Points with the Founding Fathers… Patriots, please read Randall Yow’s  letter to the editor in today’s edition of the SH. When a liberal complains about tax dollars being wasted there’s hope for America.  Mr. Yow has some legitimate suggestions on where … Continue reading

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Hot off the Press: The General Assembly’s “Dreaded” Budget

Let me be the first to point out:  TEACHERS ARE NOT ON THE  LIST! I am listing only the public school information below because of copyright laws and  this patriot didn’t ask the N&O for full disclosure.  (It is legal … Continue reading

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Now That Johnny’s “All Grown-up”…..

Dear Johnny, I regret to inform you that 2+ 2 does not equal 5. Adding is a basic skill you should have learned in elementary school instead of how to use “ctrl, alt delete”. Therefore, your application for employment has … Continue reading

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