Talkback: What online readers are saying

  • Posted: Friday, July 18, 2014 12:11 a.m.

... Paris had one job evaluation; ex-PIO received health insurance ...

Really. Well, I think we have no contract barring us from making disparaging comments. With that amount of $$$$ and the smell of a coverup, I want answers.

— Richard Brown

... Rockwell wraps up old projects, looks to new

I love this article! We live in Rockwell (pop. 2,100) and this is how our small town works. And Zukko, the town police dog, is recognized too.

— Sherry Strother

Agree 100 percent. I wasn’t born here, but I chose here out of any place in the country. Good people, good leadership, and yes, good roads..

— Steve Pender

Can we get the bridge on lower Palmer widened?

— Leslie Whaley Kaiser

... Columns return to the Blackmer House

An amazing rebirth after 29 years! Thank you, Glenn and Beth Dixon and Al Wilson.

— Edward Proctor Norvell

Great story. I used to play with Brewster Blackmer in this house when we were in sixth & seventh grade ... in the summers.

— Holt B. Grace

I used to go over to that incredibly run-down place to listen to records with Brewster, after a day of tennis on Catawba College courts.

— Richard R. Pence

I’m so happy this gorgeous and historic home in Salisbury is being rejuvenated! It’s been sad through the years to watch the changes it went through and the time that it sat for so long unattended and unloved. Now it will be revived! Thanks to all involved, and congratulations to the Dixons for taking over this huge project!

— Carol J. Carpenter

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