By Erin Cullum
  • Bring Me Back by Karen Booth

    Local Author Releases New Novel

    June 29, 2013 at 12:00 pm

    Booth will be at McIntyre’s Fine Books at Fearrington Village in Pittsboro on Sunday, June 30 at 2:00 p.m. for a reading and signing.

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    NC Educators Prepare For Representative Assembly

    June 29, 2013 at 10:00 am

    From July 1-5, they will join more than 10,000 of their colleagues from around the country in Atlanta, GA for the 151st annual Representative Assembly (RA).

  • Gene Nichol (Courtesy of UNC School of Law)

    UNC Law Professor Says SCOTUS Ruling Doesn’t Affect Amendment One

    June 26, 2013 at 1:23 pm

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that the constitutionality of California’s same-sex marriage ban, Proposition 8, has no standing in court. The court also struck down a provision of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) that denies federal benefits to same-sex married couples. UNC School of Law professor Gene Nichol spoke […]

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    State Unemployment Rate Sees Slight Drop For May

    June 21, 2013 at 12:34 pm

    North Carolina’s seasonally adjusted May unemployment rate decreased to 8.8 percent from April’s revised rate of 8.9 percent.

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    CHCCS Not Opposed To Current Form Of Testing

    June 17, 2013 at 9:36 am

    Gov McCrory is calling for the NC Board of Education to re-examine its approach to standardized testing.

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    OC Social Media; Summer Art & Jazz; Summer Beach Music

    June 10, 2013 at 12:00 pm

    ORANGE COUNTY – The Orange County Public Affairs Department is launching Facebook and Twitter accounts to keep residents and visitors up to date with County news and events.  The accounts will serve as the official social media platform for Orange County government. The director of Public Affairs, Carla Banks, says “The County is excited to […]