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 »
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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 »
ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — Thirty-nine years later Ray Hargis still treasures the photo. The fading Polaroid shows a then-19-year-old Hargis standing next to an orange fiberglass car front shaped to resemble a 1957 Ford. Johnny Campbell apologized for not ...Read More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina House Republican leaders Monday gave life to Gov. Pat McCrory’s plan to borrow almost $3 billion for road and infrastructure spending by introducing their own proposal that would add even more money for statewide projects. ...
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ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Asheville, which holds the distinction of having the highest pedestrian accident rate in the state, will soon be spending more money to build sidewalks. The Asheville Citizen-Times reported Sunday that elected officials have allotted $1.7 million ...
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory and Republican legislative leaders argued back and forth Wednesday about their plans to fund transportation projects, continuing a showdown that has highlighted a divide between the Senate and the governor’s office. Senate ...
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