Friday 20 Oct 2017


Gov. Cooper Signs School Bus Legislation

(North Carolina News Network)–Governor Roy Cooper has signed into law Senate Bill 55 to help protect students from unsafe drivers and give parents and teachers added peace of mind when […]

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Mosquito Season Brings Health Concerns

(North Carolina News Network)--It's prime time for mosquitoes and health officials are advising some simple steps to reduce the risk. Chris Salter, the environmental health director for Durham

Resource Guide For N.C. Veterans

(North Carolina News Network)--North Carolina prides itself as a "military friendly state." The State Department of Military and Veterans Affairs is out with a new comprehensive guide to assist

N.C. State Budget Approved Following Veto

(North Carolina News Network)--The GOP-controlled General Assembly made good on its promise to override Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper's veto of the two-year state budget. The Senate did its

Gov. Cooper Says He’ll Veto State Budget

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper says he will veto the state budget put on his desk by Republican lawmakers. Cooper made the announcement Monday,

Supreme Court Strikes Down N.C. Legislative Districts

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has upheld a lower court ruling that struck down 28 state House and Senate districts in North Carolina because they violated the

Tornado Hits Autryville Fire Department

(AP)--Officials in a North Carolina county say a tornado has destroyed a fire department. The Fayetteville Observer reports Sampson County Emergency Management said the Autryville Fire Department was destroyed

NCDOT Kicks Off Work Zone Awareness Week

Warmer weather means that drivers will see more transportation workers on the state’s roads and highways as a new construction season begins. To remind everyone to do their

North Carolina Grabs 6th NCAA Championship With 71-65 Win Over Gonzaga

It's OK, Carolina, you can open your eyes. An unwatchable game turned into a beautiful night for the Tar Heels, who turned a free-throw contest into a championship they've

Uber Driver Shot While Dropping Off Rider In North Carolina

Authorities are investigating after an Uber driver was shot when he was dropping off a customer. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police tell local media outlets the shooting happened at around 10 p.m.