Thursday Aug 7
Hamilton: Continued inaction in Raleigh will cost state 12,000 jobs
With gridlock still the word of the day in Raleigh, state Rep. Susi Hamilton , D-New Hanover, joined several other N.C. House Democrats in issuing the following statement Thursday afternoon: "Despite the length of this 'short' session, the General Assembly has thus far failed to adequately address one of the most important issues facing North ... (more)
NC House balks at McCrory's new incentive program for relocating businesses
Gov. Pat McCrory's push to create a new incentive program met stiff resistance in a House committee Wednesday, as lawmakers recommended rejecting the Senate-approved measure.
Pre-Arthur Tornado Confirmed In Martin County
Forecasters with the National Weather Service said a tornado spun up along one of the rain bands which ushered in Hurricane Arthur on Thursday night.