RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The political tussle over business recruitment incentives at the General Assembly has quieted in at least one chamber now that legislative leaders have come up with a negotiated measure as this year’s session nears adjournment. The ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Senate Republicans offered Monday a scaled-down version of a bond package lobbied on for several months by Gov. Pat McCrory but would borrow less than the governor wanted and leave out proceeds he wanted for road ...Read More »
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) — An exhibit of objects created by Louis C. Tiffany is opening at the Museum of the Albemarle in Elizabeth City. The exhibit, which opens Tuesday, features 63 pieces of works by Tiffany. The pieces include ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina is awarding $5 million in film grants to three productions. Commerce Secretary John Skvarla announced Friday that a television pilot, an HGTV show, and an independent film were chosen from 17 applications. Production begins this fall. ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Army inspectors concluded the retired general who headed North Carolina’s largest school district and the state transportation agency had adulterous affairs before retiring from the military with praise from superior officers, The News & Observer of Raleigh reported ...
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — With three months of intense budget negotiations over, North Carolina lawmakers look to be on a glide path to adjourn this year’s extended session very soon, even with prominent legislation pending. That’s because House and Senate ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina’s Commerce Department says the state’s unemployment rate in August remained unchanged from the previous month, staying at 5.9 percent. The nationwide unemployment rate in August was 5.1 percent and has been trending lower than North Carolina’s. ...
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The General Assembly has finished work on changes to local government regulations ranging from restaurant sanitation and vegetative buffers to land use planning and beehive ownership. The Senate and House voted separately Thursday for the assorted ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — After a nearly three-month standoff between House and Senate Republicans over policy and spending differences, the North Carolina General Assembly finally has a state budget to hand to Gov. Pat McCrory. The legislature completed voting on the two-year spending plan ...
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