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Harold Robinson, Author at Washington Daily News


Parents always know what’s best

All of the recent rainy and cold days bring back memories of the rain we use to have in the spring and summer months.  Boy, ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Friday, February 26, 2021 5:30 pm


Warm memories from seasons’ past

Our weather has been cold and rainy for some time now. It brings back some very good memories of staying with my grandparents in Old ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Tuesday, February 2, 2021 10:32 am


Reminiscing on memories of proms long past

There were not many events in high school we looked forward to more than the junior/senior prom. Everyone from their freshman year up looked forward ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, January 18, 2021 4:30 pm


Reminiscing on fond memories from high school

Entering the ninth grade had a new meaning of friendship for many of us. As we sat on the bench and watched senior after senior ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Tuesday, January 5, 2021 4:01 pm

Community Columns

Protecting others by following the rules

There are many things that I am proud of but one is for certain, being born and raised in Washington, N.C. is one that I ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Wednesday, December 30, 2020 2:53 pm


Fond memories of Christmas traditions

Christmas is one of my favorite times of the year! As a young boy, not only did I get excited about Christmas Eve but other ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Saturday, December 19, 2020 3:44 pm


“Huddle up” for your fellow man

For those of you that know me, you know that over the years, athletics has shaped my life. Because of the coaches having such a ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Tuesday, December 15, 2020 3:21 pm

Community Columns

Lessons learned from the lunch table

There were many advantages to living behind the high school, from leaving for school later to getting home earlier. One that I did take advantage ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Tuesday, December 8, 2020 2:47 pm

Community Columns

The longest 30 minutes

It was in the spring of my fifth-grade year that I decided to skip school for the first time. Oh, there were to be more ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Monday, November 9, 2020 8:55 pm

Community Columns

Learning by the example of others

Tracey and I have just finished watching an afternoon of collegiate football and thoroughly enjoyed doing so. I have heard the word “Coach” applied to ... Read more

by Harold Robinson, Tuesday, October 13, 2020 7:17 pm

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