Friday Mar 7
Governor responds to criticism on protecting the environment
Gov. Pat McCrory was in Charlotte Friday for an economic announcement. Channel 9 asked him to answer to criticism that he has weakened the enforcement of environmental regulations in the state.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
New Hanover County Schools get rid of 'Zero Tolerance' Policy
Holliday says the changing of the policy is a routine clean up so that New Hanover County's policies are in agreement with state law.
Emails: NC regulators knew for years Duke power plants lacked permits
The state Department of Environment and Natural Resources last week issued notices of violation against six Duke Energy power plants, charging that the utility never obtained stormwater permits for them and threatening $25,000-a-day fines.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Snyder, Kryn enter North Carolina Senate race
Lexington attorney Jim Snyder turned in his candidacy papers for the Republican nomination at the State Board of Elections, followed later by Dr. Edward Kryn of Clayton — bringing the number of official GOP hopefuls in the race to six.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
NC audit: Grant manager's company got grant funds
Nearly $400,000 in government grant money allocated to improve housing in poor communities was paid to a company owned by a man who was helping administer those funds, and some of it was for work his company was not qualified to do, according to a state report released Tuesday.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Teacher pay plan falls short
After months of criticism of policies and budget decisions that have gravely demoralized North Carolina teachers, Gov. Pat McCrory and General Assembly leaders last week began to address some of that criticism.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Republicans work to persuade NC voters on schools
RALEIGH, N.C. With the usual ebbs and flows, North Carolina government leaders have made public education their pre-eminent issue for more than a century.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Courthouse News Service
Anti-Abortion License Plates in N.C. Tossed
North Carolina's "Choose Life" license plate is unconstitutional because the state does not offer the same opportunity to those who would express another view on abortion, the 4th Circuit ruled.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Jacksonville Daily News
Family of late Wilmington 10 members seek N.C. money
The families of late members of the wrongly convicted group known as the Wilmington 10 say they should be treated like the surviving members and receive payments from North Carolina.
People Watch: Former N.C. governor leads new nonprofit
Former North Carolina Gov. Beverly Perdue is leading a new digital education nonprofit called the Digital Learning Institute, which aims to expand technology use in the classroom and increase instructional opportunities for teachers.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Ex-NAACP leader could join North Carolina Democrat leadership
The North Carolina Democratic Party chairman said Monday he'll name a new interim executive director later this week, and it appears former national NAACP leader Benjamin Chavis is his choice.
Another protest against McCrory now warranted?
Some parts of Western North Carolina are loaded with socialist agenda people, especially in Asheville and Cullowhee.