The Wayne County Board of Education, through its Chairman Mr. Don C. West, submits the following statement in response to the article printed by the Goldsboro News-Argus on April 16, 2019, titled, “Schools OK 'white privilege' assignment.”
I was born Feb. 22; however, this birthday was bittersweet. On Feb. 22, 1999, I married Sgt. Aaron A. Figueroa at 2:20 p.m. We had a private reception with 22 of our closest family and friends. My birthday would have been our 7,300th day (20 years) as Mr. and Mrs. Figueroa.
This is in response to the Jan. 1 article concerning the death of a young intern killed by a lion at a Caswell County conservator, and the Humane Society of the U.S. (HSUS) effort to misuse this tragic event to advance their deceptive animal rights agenda. But first, let me say, like many, I…
It is highly instructive, as well as frightening, to review the actions and speech of Democrat Party leadership over the last 10 years. The Democratic National Committee has moved so far leftward that it bears little resemblance to the party of John F. Kennedy.