1 hr ago
New Hanover County Commissioner tapped for leadership
New Hanover County Commissioner Thomas Wolfe was elected to serve as the president-elect of the North Carolina Association of ABC Boards.
8 hrs ago
Here's how much debt North Carolinians, Charlotteans have
A pair of reports released Tuesday by the Urban Institute offer an in-depth look at the amount of debt being carried by Charlotteans and North Carolinians.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Williams: 'They Were Hyped'
Ty'son Williams determined on Tuesday that UNC was the place for him. Shortly after calling the Tar Heel staff, the Sumter Crestwood running back talked to InsideCarolina.com about how he came to his decision ... Don't miss any news or features from InsideCarolina.com.
Retire Here, Not There: Retire Here, Not There: North Carolina
Back in 1895, the breathtaking Blue Ridge Mountains, a comfortable climate and relatively low land prices inspired the Vanderbilts to buy up 125,000 acres of North Carolina wilderness near Asheville and build the Biltmore House, the largest estate in the U.S. The same factors that attracted this wealthy family continue to make the Asheville area ... (more)
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Dollars and sense12:02 am
It's pretty easy to understand why folks - parents of school-age children especially - might be upset with the Republican- run General Assembly this week.
Beach Carolina Magazine
Civil War Medicine and Surgery Display at CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center Aug. 9
Civil War Interpretive Center will present "Civil War Surgery & Medicine" examining medicine and surgery at home and on the battlefield during the Civil War.
Q&A with Larry Fedora, Part IV
Larry Fedora fielded questions from reporters for over an hour at the ACC Kickoff.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
North Carolina Ravens Fans Unite
I live in Charlotte but love the Ravens, Cam has nothing on Flacco's arm!!! Any other Ravens fans in the Tar-Heel state? I'm in Alamance County.
The Charlotte Observer
Legislative policies hurt N.C. kids
As N.C. lawmakers lumber toward ending their short session still making unwise policy choices that hurt the well-being of many North Carolinians, they should consider the troubling findings of the 2014 KIDS COUNT Data Book.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Tar Heel of the Week: Artemis 'Artie'...
Artemis Sarayiotes has spent more than 40 years toiling in the kitchen of Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church to raise money for charities.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
A Sharknado Will Happen Someday
Tara Reid recently said in an interview that a sharknado really could happen. Contrary to all you sharknado truthers making fun of Reid, I agree with her assessment.
NC Film Office says production has spent $268 million and created 19,000 jobs in last six months
Six months into 2014, the North Carolina Film Office reports an estimated production tally of $268 million in direct in-state spending and nearly 19,000 job opportunities for North Carolinians.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
North Carolina & Virginia to Host Multistate Joint Yard Sale This Weekend
This weekend, residents living along a 70-mile stretch of highway in western North Carolina and Virginia will be given a unique opportunity to participate in a multistate yard sale.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Health insurers to rebate $8.5M thanks to Obamacare
North Carolinians will receive $8.5 million in health insurance rebates, thanks to a portion of Affordable Care Act that is now in its third year.
The Mountain Times
Pack-the-Bus in Boone and Blowing Rock
With just a little more than two weeks remaining until the Watauga County Back 2 School Festival, organizers have made it easier than ever to help Pack-the-Bus with school supplies.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
The Mountaineer Publishing Company
Huge issue ahead for North Carolina,
Decades from now, when school children in North Carolina look back on 2014, they might hear about the massive coal ash spill into the Dan River and subsequent legislation requiring cleanup of Duke Energy coal ash ponds.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
N.C. State Fair makes Fodor's Top 10 list
The North Carolina State Fair, held each October in Raleigh, has made it to Fodor' s list of Top 10 State Fairs in the U.S. Ours is the only Southeastern state fair on the list, while the Midwest dominates the list with five.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Gaston Gazette
Belmont poised to extend bike trails at Rocky Branch Park
But landscaping, tearing out underbrush, trimming branches and building bridges over gullies comes easier with more manpower.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
US News & World Report
Democrats Need to Speak Up for Obamacare
Democrats are running away from the Affordable Care Act. This week, Politico reported that North Carolina Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan is distancing herself from her vote for the health care law, even as the state is signing up hundreds of thousands of people for the health insurance exchange.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
International Society of Automation
First-ever ISA Food and Pharmaceuticals Industries Division Symposium ...
First-ever ISA Food and Pharmaceuticals Industries Division Symposium held last week in NC's global epicenter of technological innovation and research First-ever ISA Food and Pharmaceuticals Industries Division Symposium held last week in NC's global epicenter of technological innovation and research Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA - ... (more)