‘Tillis 15′ Join Rev. William Barber for Moral Monday Press Conference in DurhamMay 30, 2014 at 8:39 pm
Most of the so-called “Tillis 15” who staged an overnight sit-in at Republican State House Speaker Thom Tillis’s office this past Tuesday, and got arrested for it, re-assembled at the Durham office of the NAACP for a press conference Friday morning.
Member of ‘Tillis 14′ Sit-In Speaks About Protest and ArrestMay 29, 2014 at 8:08 pm
A 78-year-old retired Unitarian Minister from Chapel Hill was one of 14 people arrested for refusing to leave State House Speaker Thom Tillis’s office on Tuesday.
UNC System President Praises NC Senate Budget ProposalsMay 29, 2014 at 3:34 pm
UNC System President Tom Ross issued a statement today praising the NC State Senate’s Draft Budget for 2014-2015.
State Senate Wants to Slash Teachers Assistant Funding, Nearly in HalfMay 29, 2014 at 3:11 pm
The $21.1 billion draft budget released today in the Republican State Senate cuts funding for teachers assistants by $233.2 million.
NC Senate Republicans Propose Teacher Pay IncreasesMay 28, 2014 at 3:07 pm
North Carolina Senate Republicans held a press conference this morning to announce a pay-raise plan for teachers, which they’re touting as the most significant in the state’s history.
It’s ‘Jaguars Men’s Tennis Day’ in CarrboroMay 28, 2014 at 12:53 am
It’s officially Jaguars Men’s Tennis Day in the Town of Carrboro.
VFW Honors Fallen HeroesMay 26, 2014 at 3:11 pm
To commemorate Memorial Day, the local Veterans of Foreign Wars placed flags next to graves at Chapel Hill Memorial Cemetery, to honor those who died in service to our country.
Volunteers Lobbying On ‘Moral Tuesday’May 26, 2014 at 11:13 am
Memorial Day may have pre-empted Moral Monday activities this week, but only for a day.
Carrboro Aldermen to Vote on $75K Grant for Recycling CartsMay 26, 2014 at 10:34 am
The Carrboro Board of Aldermen will vote Tuesday on whether to accept a $75,000 grant for curbside recycling carts.
Orange County Meets, Greets New ManagerMay 23, 2014 at 8:54 pm
Orange County government held a meet-and-greet for newly hired County Manager Bonnie Hammersley in downtown Hillsborough on Friday.