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5 hrs ago | Rocky Mount Telegram

Budget oversight isn't easy for NC lawmakers

The Republicans now in charge of the North Carolina General Assembly are learning it's not easy to keep tabs on the executive branch of state government when lawmakers are officially out of town.


Related Topix: North Carolina Government, North Carolina, Raleigh, NC, US Governors, Durham, NC

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Business Journal

Hey, Raleigh! Get the Dix deal done already

On a recent visit with one of the senior executives who works for an Australian company in Sydney, he told me, "What Raleigh needs is a large body of water or a large piece of land running through downtown.


Related Topix: North Carolina, US Governors, Pat McCrory

Fri Apr 11, 2014

News Observer

The state's counter offer on Dix property is unreasonable

If this is a case of two negotiators doing what negotiators do, that’s fine.


Related Topix: Raleigh, NC, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law, Pat McCrory, Cary, NC

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Afro American Newspaper

Black Press Critic Clint Wilson Needs a - Reality Check'

WILMINGTON, N.C. Howard University Journalism Professor Clint C. Wilson II's broad criticism of the Black Press proves that he needs a "reality check," said Ben Chavis, leader of a group of 1970s activists known as the Wilmington Ten.


Related Topix: Journalism, Wilmington, NC, Howard University, US Governors

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Jacksonville Daily News

Governor's race can wait until 2016

No, we're not talking about those campaigning right this minute for elected offices that will be in play starting with the spring primary and ending this coming November.


Related Topix: Pat McCrory, US Governors, Opinion

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Ex-Chowan commissioner Goodwin is NC ferry chief

Gov. Pat McCrory's eastern North Carolina representative was named state ferry system director Monday, replacing a veteran employee to lead one of the nation's largest passenger boat operations.


Related Topix: Pat McCrory, US Governors, Manns Harbor, NC

Fri Apr 04, 2014

WECT-TV Wilmington

Wilmington 10 member, Wayne Moore, writes book

Moore, along with eight other black men and one white woman were convicted of firebombing Mike's Grocery Store in Wilmington in 1972.


Related Topix: Wilmington, NC, US Governors, Life, Holidays, Mother's Day

Thu Apr 03, 2014

News Observer

Raleigh makes a fair bid on the Dorothea Dix property

Raleigh’s formal offer to the state for the Dorothea Dix hospital property near downtown is fair and deserves serious consideration.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Pat McCrory, US Governors

McComas resigns as NC ports chairman

The StarNews of Wilmington reported that Danny McComas announced his decision Wednesday.


Related Topix: US Governors, Pat McCrory, Morehead City, NC


Raleigh offers $38 million for Dix property

City officials say they would lease 40 acres of the 308-acre property to the Department of Health and Human Services for offices for the agency.


Related Topix: US Governors, Pat McCrory

Tue Apr 01, 2014

News Observer

Wos loses confidence of Republican legislators

There has been evidence aplenty that Aldona Wos, the state secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, isn’t up to the job.


Related Topix: US News, Healthcare Law, Law, Pat McCrory, US Governors, Medicaid, Health

Sat Mar 22, 2014

The Daily Advance

NC judge selection panel gets first public input

A North Carolina panel recommending potential appointees for vacant judicial seats is hearing from the public nearly a year after being created by Gov. Beverly Perdue.


Related Topix: US Governors, Asheville, NC, Greenville, NC, Chapel Hill, NC