Corrections and Clarifications

A story about a state gas tax proposal on 10A Friday erroneously said state Rep. John Torbett was from Stanly County. Torbett is from Stanley in Gaston County.

The Observer strives to be accurate and fair. Those values are crucial to our relationship with readers. We are committed to correcting our mistakes promptly. Corrections from all main Observer sections are published here. Errors on Opinion and Viewpoint are corrected on those pages. Errors from our regional publications are corrected on page 2 of those sections. If you see a mistake, call 704-358-5040 or email