5 hrs ago
State leaders want public to help 'brand' NC
State leaders want to create a distinctive identity for the Tar Heel state, and they want the public to help.
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9 hrs ago
Bracket Madness Contest: Join Now
Inside Carolina's bracket contest - "IC Madness" - is back for 2014. Compete for free against fellow Tar Heel fans for both bragging rights and a great IC prize package.
15 hrs ago
Tar Heel of the Week: NCSU professor David Lindbo has deep roots in soil
NCSU soil scientist David Lindbo sets up an experiment before he gives a demonstration at Exploris Middle School in Raleigh on March 14, 2014.
18 hrs ago
Jefferson Post Online Edition
Ola Belle Reed Music Festival announces dates, lineup
The Ola Belle Reed festival, held in her hometown of Lansing, has released the dates, prices and lineup for the 2014 event.
19 hrs ago
UPDATE 1-Smithfield halts hog kill at N. Carolina plant due to hog virus -sources
Smithfield Foods Inc, the world's largest pork processor, suspended hog slaughter at its Tar Heel, North Carolina, plant on Friday because of the spread of the deadly Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus which has tightened hog supplies, industry sources said.
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 Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA - More than 70 automation and control professionals gathered in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA last week at the inaugural ISA Food and ... (more)
Sat Mar 15, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Christensen: NC politics changing radically
The conventional wisdom about North Carolina politics from 20 years ago is now about as useful as a rotary telephone.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Smithfield halts hog kill at N. Carolina plant due to hog virus -sources
Smithfield Foods Inc, the world's largest pork processor, suspended hog slaughter at its Tar Heel, North Carolina, plant on Friday because the spread of the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus has tightened hog supplies, industry sources said.
NC teacher pay remains among lowest in the nation
North Carolina remained 46th in the nation in terms of average salaries for public school teachers during the 2012-13 school year.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Locals split on recreational marijuana legalization
The state of Colorado has turned hash into cash and the success of recreational marijuana use is sparking a conversation locally on whether the Tar Heel state should dive into the budding industry.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
UNC Students Advocate for Garment Workers' Rights
Students at UNC are hoping to prevent another catastrophe like the one at Rana Plaza in Bangladesh.
Introducing Amir Coffey
It's not often Roy Williams gets out to watch a sophomore during the stretch run of the college basketball season.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Bill Hand: The first Tar Heel city turns 309
We like to declare ourselves first in everything in North Carolina. First to be an official capital, first car built in the state, first registered nurse in the nation, first guy to invent Pepsi .
Sat Mar 08, 2014
With a grain of Salt
Publisher David Woronoff and editor Jim Dodson report that Salt - which launched back in mid-May 2013 - is doing just fine, thanks.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
UNC student drops trou, wishes you a happy spring break
It might be rainy and dreary today, but it's still Friday. And, who says qnotes is old and staid?! We know a good laugh when we see one Like this video of a University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill student's strip-tease prank this week in a biology lecture at the esteemed, two-century-old campus.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Don't forget BookSmarts
Tickets are still available for BookSmarts, the literary fundraiser coming up at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 8, in the Lumina Theater at UNCW's Fisher Student Center.
Four-Star LB Visits UNC
Wanting to check out the school - while also catching a Tar Heel basketball game - Johnathan Sutton, a four-star linebacker, visited North Carolina a couple of weekends back.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Famed editor to be 'Bookwatch' focus
"North Carolina Bookwatch," the book-chat series on UNC Public Television, has been pre-empted for the past couple of weeks, as the statewide network went through one of its periodic "Festival" on-air fundraising drives.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
BCC nursing program named tops in the state
Brunswick Community College has lots to offer, but one program has been recognized as the Tar Heel State's best.