NC Has No Drought Area For 1st Time in 3 YearsJune 14, 2013 at 9:51 am
For the first time in three years, no area of North Carolina is experiencing a drought or abnormally dry conditions.
NC Senate Tentatively OKs Concealed-Carry BillJune 13, 2013 at 10:22 am
A measure broadening the places people can carry concealed firearms in North Carolina and repealing a requirement to get a license to buy a handgun has tentatively passed the North Carolina Senate.
Racial Justice Act Repeal Heads To NC Gov. McCroryJune 13, 2013 at 10:15 am
A bill designed to clear the way for executions to resume in North Carolina is headed to Governor Pat McCrory’s desk after receiving final legislative approval.
UNC-CH Spent $500K For PR Help In Academic ScandalJune 10, 2013 at 7:57 am
Newly released documents show UNC spent more than $500,000 over the past two years to manage public impressions about a long-running academic fraud scandal.
NC’s ‘The Lost Colony’ Drama Receives Tony AwardJune 10, 2013 at 7:32 am
A North Carolina institution is taking pride in a Tony Award for major contributions to American theater.
NC State Edges Rice In 17 Innings To Reach CWSJune 10, 2013 at 7:31 am
NC State advances to College World Series for the first time since 1968.
Tar Heels Hold Off Canisius, 6-3May 31, 2013 at 10:25 pm
Canisius trailed 4-3 in the eighth before UNC added two runs on Mike Zolk’s sacrifice fly and Frank’s single to stay in control.
NC Medicaid Shortfall Now $330 Million-PlusMay 22, 2013 at 8:32 am
The North Carolina office that oversees Medicaid says the funding shortfall for the government health insurance program is more than $330 million.
NC House Bill Keeps Free Lanes When Tolls ArriveMay 22, 2013 at 8:14 am
The North Carolina House has passed a bill paving the way for tolls, but only if the state maintains free lanes.
NC Budget Deletes Education Earmarks For LotteryMay 22, 2013 at 8:10 am
The North Carolina budget sought by Senate Republicans would eliminate the law that lays out how the state lottery’s net proceeds should be distributed for education.