The Citizen Times at 150 -- We're still here, and punching above our weight


Somewhere out there, Randolph A. Shotwell is having a good laugh.

Or maybe he's spinning in his grave just a touch.

Shotwell, you see, founded this newspaper 150 years ago — actually, a weekly forerunner called the North Carolina Citizen, which later became a daily, merged with what became the Times and became the paper you're holding today (or reading on your phone or iPad).

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