Gov. McCrory Has Not Read Voting Bill, But Will Sign ItJuly 28, 2013 at 9:30 am
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory says he will sign into law a Republican-backed bill making sweeping changes to how and when citizens can vote, even though he is not familiar with some of its key provisions.
Newton Says Focus On Winning, Not Big ContractJuly 27, 2013 at 12:00 pm
Cam Newton says the only thing on his mind as the Panthers open training camp is a three-letter word: Win.
Panthers Arrive At Camp With Sense Of UrgencyJuly 26, 2013 at 11:10 am
Tight Greg Olsen says the Panthers need to approach training camp with a sense of urgency after the team’s sluggish starts the past two seasons.
NC Lawmakers Approve Drug Testing for WelfareJuly 26, 2013 at 10:09 am
Lawmakers want suspicious applicants for North Carolina’s worker-training and welfare program to be drug-tested or fingerprinted.
Panthers Kalil: No Super Bowl Talk This YearJuly 25, 2013 at 10:41 am
Carolina’s Ryan Kalil says he won’t be talking about the Super Bowl this preseason.
NC Lawmakers Pass Sweeping Changes To Gun LawsJuly 24, 2013 at 8:02 am
North Carolina lawmakers have approved a bill greatly expanding where concealed handguns are legally allowed.
Charter School Changes Approved By NC LegislatureJuly 24, 2013 at 7:55 am
Legislation heading to Gov. Pat McCrory allows North Carolina charter schools to follow the lead of local traditional schools on criminal history checks for employees.
NC Lawmakers Hone Rules For Gas, Oil DrillingJuly 24, 2013 at 7:46 am
North Carolina lawmakers are honing rules that would govern underground natural gas drilling and encourage offshore oil drilling.
GOP Leaders Agree On $20.6 Billion NC BudgetJuly 22, 2013 at 6:46 am
Leaders in the North Carolina House and Senate announced Sunday that they have reached agreement on a $20.6 billion budget that will end teacher tenure and allow taxpayer money to be spent for private school tuition.
NC Unemployment Rate For June Remains UnchangedJuly 19, 2013 at 10:34 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – North Carolina’s unemployment rate remained unchanged in June, staying at 8.8 percent. But state Department of Commerce figures show that employers in North Carolina dropped nearly 11,000 jobs from May to June. The state’s unemployment rate had dropped for four straight months after slow improvement in the economy. The national unemployment […]