Sunday Aug 10
Burlington Times News
Carrie Knowles to offer writing workshops
Carrie Knowles, this year's 2014 Piedmont Laureate in Short Fiction, will offer some workshops and make appearances locally and beyond in the next few months.
Jefferson Post Online Edition
Ashe Fiddlers Convention winners announced
The 45th annual Ashe County Bluegrass and Old Time Fiddlers Convention held last weekend at Ashe County Park brought top notch musicians and enthusiastic audiences together for two days of traditional music.
Wreath laying held in remembrance of battle7:52 am
The Bladen County Historical Society and Harmony Hall Backwoods Militia were joined by the members of the Elizabethtown Town Council in laying a wreath on Monday evening at the historical marker which commemorates the Battle of Elizabethtown.
Morning Memo: Senate finishs work in a flurry of drama
The Senate left town shortly before 1 a.m. Friday after hours of drama about whether key legislative priorities would make it across the finish line.
Kinston Free Press
City of Kinston customers may see 20 percent reduction in electric rates
Jeremy Shaw, a member of the City of Kinston electric division crew, works on a utility pole Monday behind Neuse Sport Shop on East New Bern Road.
The Charlotte Observer
Gastonia exploring idea of public firearms park
GASTONIA, N.C. A North Carolina city has set aside $150,000 that could be used to buy hundreds of acres for a public shooting park.