RALEIGH – Officials with the state Department of Cultural Resources have plans for the historic Heck-Andrews House on North Blount Street, but they admit they haven’t done a good job of publicizing them. The department wants to turn the 145-year-old ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — As House and Senate Republicans keep working in Raleigh to merge their competing spending plans into one, their delays in passing a two-year state budget will cost more than $1 million originating from taxpayers. The tab comes largely ...Read More »
RALEIGH – Gov. Pat McCrory and Senate Republicans held dueling rallies Wednesday seeking support late in this year’s session from local government leaders and the public for two tax bills involving local governments. McCrory anchored a public event outside the ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Senate Republicans have completed moving their updated economic recruitment legislation through the chamber. The bill given final Senate approval Tuesday combines beefing up incentives disproportionately used in North Carolina’s urban centers with a redistribution of local sales ...
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EMERALD ISLE, N.C. (AP) — A preliminary investigation shows that a deck at a beach house on the North Carolina coast failed this week because of rotten wood and because the fasteners that attached it to the house had failed. ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Proposed constitutional mandates on taxes, government spending and reserves received tentative support Tuesday from the North Carolina Senate following tense arguments over which party faces blame for fiscal irresponsibility. The chamber voted 30-15, firmly along partisan lines, ...
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EMERALD ISLE, N.C. (AP) — One person has been hospitalized after a house deck collapsed at a home in Emerald Isle on the North Carolina coast. Authorities tell local media outlets that nine people were on the deck when it ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A glance at proposed distribution of the proceeds of the $2.86 billion proposed debt package given tentative approval Wednesday by the North Carolina House, with comparisons to the “Connect NC” package offered by Gov. Pat McCrory that ...Read More »
ROSEBORO – Where once stood a garden, Buddy Melvin has grown a treehouse. A thick-trunked water oak, nearly 15 ½ feet around near the base, grows in the center of its original room. Overhead, the tree’s long limbs stretch over ...Read More »