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School referendum: Vote yes

April 21 is an important day for public school students in Beaufort County. It is a day our citizens will decide whether or not students and teachers will be put first and provided with sufficient permanent classroom space and highly-demanded career and technology education for our county’s future.

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School referendum: Vote no

Citizens Advocating Responsible Education (CARE) does not oppose referendums that support public education per se but we do not support this referendum primarily because we have no confidence in the school district leadership or the school board’s ability to provide adequate financial oversight.

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Politics needs good dose of double-entry accounting

As an English major in college, and then preparing for a business career after that, I found accounting to be among the most daunting subjects I encountered. Akin to trying to fit a square peg in a round hole. But, eventually, I came to fear it less and then, to actually enjoy it.

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Beaufort key to preparing F-35 pilots to defend America

Recently, we celebrated another critical milestone at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort’s Pilot Training Center. The first two pilots from Italy, a great American ally and partner on the F-35 Lightning II program, graduated training and are now flying the world’s most advanced fighter jet.

Feeling insecure in an electronic junk mail age

Joel Allen takes a humorous look at how junk mail has changed through the years as paper has given way to email. Having your email account hacked can lead to angry friends, or worse.