Watauga Election Board Erases Meeting Minutes
Parts of the minutes of a recent meeting of the Watauga County Elections Board have been erased at the request of the chairman of the panel.
Rogers Rd Task Force Drafts Report For Sewer Options
Johnson said the task force agreed to give preference to one sewer plan that will cost about $5.8 million and will serve 86 properties.
Senate District 23 Hopeful Profile: Amy Tiemann
Tiemann received her PhD in Neurosciences from Stanford University in 1996. Started her career as a neuroscientist and then transitioned...
Dr. Amy Tiemann Seeks NC Senate District 23 Seat
Tiemann received her PhD in Neurosciences from Stanford University in 1996.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Teachers Go Back-To-School Shopping For Free
Pictured: April Crider and Carrie Fields; Photo by SP Murray CHAPEL HILL – Our local teachers got the chance to do some back to school shopping...
BoCC Chair Weighs In On Senate Hopefuls
Barry Jacobs has served on the Orange County Board of Commissioners since 1998 and was unanimously elected as chair in 2013.
Preston Development Looking To Expand Into Pittsboro
Preston Development INC. is planning a new project for Pittsboro called Chatham Park.
Sen. Kinnaird’s Choice For Senate Says Check My Record
"I believe that the focus at this point ought to be solely on who can best complete Senator Kinnaird's term in the manner that she desires," Rep. Bord...
Carrboro Mayor Seeks NC Senate Dist. 23 Seat
"I would anticipate serving for a number of years," Mayor Chilton says.
Foushee Shares Why She’s Ready For The NC Senate
CHAPEL HILL – State Representative Valerie Foushee’s (Dem.) said Wednesday, following her announcement that she is seeking appointment to N....
Foushee To Seek NC Sen. District 23 Appointment
In November of 2004, Foushee became the first African-American female elected to the Orange County Board of Commissioners.
News Around Town
Teacher Supplies; Beware Of Internet Diagnoses; Chatham Visitors Up
Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools teachers are filling their classrooms for another school year and need your help.
Ellie Kinnaird Has A Plan For Senate Seat, No Names
Ellie Kinnaird says she has a person in mind for who to fill her seat, but she’s not naming any names.
Foxx Out, Republican Nomination Wide-Open
Photo courtesy of ThinkProgress.org CHAPEL HILL – U.S. Representative Virginia Foxx (Rep.-Banner Elk) announced Tuesday that she will not run in...
Search Is On For Next Orange County Manager
“I feel confident that we can do this in an expeditious manner, but without having the pressure to change regimes too quickly.”
Pre-K - 12 Education
OC Schools Making Progress In Superintendent Search
ORANGE COUNTY – The search continues for the next superintendent of the Orange County School System. Donna Coffey, Chair of the Board of Educati...
Starnes: Gov McCrory Will Have Trouble Keeping Vetoes
House Majority Leader Edgar Starnes said Monday most of his Republican colleagues he's heard from don't plan to change how they voted on the two bills...
NC Treasurer Touts Pension Fund Investment Vehicle
The official responsible for overseeing $80 billion in pension funds for North Carolina employees and teachers is touting a plan that invests in compa...
‘Moral Monday’ Protest Held In Charlotte
Protesters held signs and listened to speakers who criticized the GOP agenda in North Carolina.
Ellie Kinnaird: Someone Who Truly Cares
"If we had more Ellies in the State Senate, we'd have a better state," Mayor Voller says.