NC House Subcommittee Moves to Scrap Common CoreJune 3, 2014 at 7:58 pm
The North Carolina House Education Subcommittee moved a bill forward on Tuesday to begin studying replacement standards for Common Core standards in North Carolina schools.
Carrboro Board of Aldermen Consider Rural Buffer AmendmentsJune 3, 2014 at 4:12 am
The Carrboro Board of Aldermen will spend most of Tuesday night’s meeting on discussing possible amendments to the Land Use Plan for the Rural Buffer, a longtime cooperative planning effort with the Town of Chapel Hill and Orange County.
VIDEO: Eleven Cited at Moral MondayJune 3, 2014 at 3:36 am
Eleven protesters were detained by police near Governor Pat McCrory’s office in the Capitol Building in Raleigh Monday night, and released with citations about two-and-a-half hours later.
Moral Monday, Back on Regular ScheduleJune 2, 2014 at 6:00 am
The ongoing Moral Monday protest is back on regular schedule Monday evening, after Memorial Day last week moved activities to Tuesday.
‘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.