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Hold on! State property sales delayed

RALEIGH (AP) State-owned property sitting on one of Raleigh’s original squares won’t be sold for now, despite outgoing North Carolina Republican Gov. Pat McCrory’s impassioned efforts to unload surplus government land with aging or shuttered buildings on them. The Council ...

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Protecting history

(AP) Members of the Charlotte City Council are considering whether to protect one of the oldest African-American cemeteries of the post-Civil War era. The council is considering whether to protect the Biddleville Cemetery founded in 1873 from possible development, according ...

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