The North Carolina Rural Infrastructure Authority (RIA) approved 22 grant requests totaling $10,637,897, N.C. Commerce Secretary Anthony M. Copeland announced today.
The NCAA has selected more than 600 host sites for preliminary rounds and finals of predetermined championships in Divisions I, II and III to be held from 2017-18 through 2021-22.
The North Carolina Senate on Wednesday elected six candidates to four-year terms on the University of North Carolina (UNC) Board of Governors, the policy-making body responsible for the supervision, management and governance of the institutions in the UNC system.
Senate Leader Phil Berger (R-Rockingham) and House Speaker Tim Moore (R-Cleveland) announced Tuesday evening they’ve agreed in principle to a proposal Gov. Roy Cooper made last Thursday that would repeal House Bill 2, while protecting bathroom safety and privacy.
The Mecklenburg County Public Health Department is following up on a tuberculosis (TB) patient who stayed at the Urban Ministry Center’s Room in the Inn program for the homeless, and is providing skin tests to those known to have come into contact with the individual.
Charlotte Douglas International Airport, along with its tenants, will host a community job fair from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 25 at the Goodwill Opportunity Campus, 5301 Wilkinson Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28208.
Burnout operations were conducted on the south end of the White Creek Fire this afternoon with the objective of securing private property.
Residents of southern Burke and Catawba Counties are experiencing smoke this afternoon from the White Creek Fire, which is burning in the Linville Gorge Wilderness Area, and well within containment lines.
For the protection of public health and safety, the following area is closed to the public due to fire suppression activities on the Grandfather Ranger District, Pisgah National Forest.
Twenty flu deaths were reported in North Carolina for the week ending March 11, according to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.