Tuesday 17 Jul 2018


WGU & USO Form Education Partnership

WGU North Carolina, a competency-based nonprofit university, and the USO of North Carolina have joined forces to expand access to educational and career resources to military communities across the state. The […]

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Flu Deaths Continue In N.C.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina health officials say the death toll from flu-related illness this season has reached 362. The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services said

2016 State Of The South Report Released

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — As teachers in multiple states protest for better pay, a new study warns that the fast-growing South region must invest more in public schools

Little Improvement In N.C. Reading Scores

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) -- New numbers show little improvement in fourth and eighth-grade reading and math. The National Assessment of Educational Progress showed About 39% of North Carolina fourth-graders

N.C. Flu Season Ends With 348 Deaths

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina health officials say six more people have died from the flu, ending the official 2017-18 flu season with a record 348 deaths. The

Keep Your Eyes & Mind On The Road

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) -- Governor Roy Cooper has proclaimed April as Distracted Driving Awareness Month to increase awareness that distracted drivers are not only a danger to

Population Growth In Much Of N.C.

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) -- If you feel like there are more people living in your town, you're likely not imagining it. Two-thirds of the state saw growth between

Scammers Target Immigrant Communities

(NORTH CAROLINA NEWS NETWORK) -- North Carolina ranks 16th in the country for reports of scams to the Federal Trade Commission, and consumer advocates say immigrant communities in

Record Number Of N.C. Flu Deaths

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Health officials in North Carolina say the death toll from the flu for the 2017-18 season has increased its record-setting total to 342. The N.C.

Duke Energy Ties Pig Poo To Lines For Power Plants

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy Corp. is finally converting methane gas from North Carolina's plentiful hog operations into gas that could be burned at electric power plants. The