Stories Tagged "North Carolina"
An 18-year-old crewmember of the Crystal Dawn was reported to be having trouble breathing, and was medevaced by the Coast Guard. full story »
The first woman elected to North Carolina's highest political office says she wants to focus her last year in office on restoring funding for public education. full story »
Public meetings on the proposed increasing or adding of tolls on five North Carolina ferry routes begin Wednesday at the Ocracoke School. full story »
NC 20 is hosting a meeting Wednesday with the state insurance commissioner to discuss wind and hail policy rates in coastal counties. full story »
Public meetings on proposed toll changes on the state's ferry routes start Wednesday, and a fifth has been added to the schedule in February. full story »
The Outer Banks History Center is seeking letters, diaries, photographs and artifacts of Civil War-era ancestors, especially those on Roanoke Island in the early 1860’s, for an exhibit to open in March, as part of the commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War.
Greensboro businessman, farmer, and retired insurance executive Mike Causey announced Monday in Manteo his candidacy for the Republican nomination for state Insurance Commissioner. full story »
The G.O.P.-controlled House called lawmakers back to work early Thursday, but Democrats and the Governor say it was both "unconstitutional" and "unethical". full story »
North Carolina courts have once again struck down local impact fees designed to fund construction of schools and classrooms in areas facing rapid growth. full story »
N.C. Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin sent a letter Friday to FEMA asking for an extension of the deadline for victims of Hurricane Irene to file flood claims. full story »
Efforts to guarantee money is set aside for FEMA disaster relief for the fiscal year that starts next month appear to be turning into a partisan fight on Capitol Hill. full story »