Sunday Mar 2
Asheville painter Vasilik included in NYC show
Asheville painter Ann Vasilik had a painting selected for the 147th annual International American Watercolor Society Exhibition in New York.
Jefferson Post Online Edition
Nobody wants to build a bridge
Is North Carolina staging a "Carolina Comeback" or plunging into a dark abyss? What is the state of our state? Politico Magazine recently published an article, "The States of our Union.Are Not All Strong," that attempts to answer that question.
No new food stamp cuts for NC in farm bill
The new federal farm bill sidesteps cuts in funding for food stamps in North Carolina, but local food pantries continue to see high demand for help following a reduction in benefits last fall, according to the head of MANNA FoodBank.
Public-interest group: NC could recover $61 million in corporate tax breaks
North Carolina could recoup $61 million annually if it cracked down on corporate tax shelters, a new report by the N.C. Public Interest Research Group says.