SI: How John Swofford brought stability to the ACC
John Swofford showed his true colors when he went to Indianapolis to support UNC-Chapel Hill's appeal of its nine major NCAA infractions.
Fri May 17, 2013
NC unemployment falls to 8.9%, SC at 8% in April
North Carolina's unemployment rate fell to a seasonally adjusted 8.9 percent in April from the March revised rate of 9.2 percent, according to the N.C. Department of Commerce.
Thu May 16, 2013
Gubernatorial candidate James Protzman could rouse the Democrats
Protzman is a Naval Academy graduate, a successful businessman and a former Chapel Hill Town Council member.
Wed May 15, 2013
Rocky Mount Telegram
History echoes at Stonewall
The Nash County Historical Association will hold its sixth annual Spring Living History Re-enactment over Memorial Day weekend, May 25-26. The event will mix Civil War re-enactors with period skill displays.
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Treasures from Blackbeard's Queen Anne's Revenge at the...
A cannon ball, window glass and gold dust from the wreck of Blackbeard's flagship, Queen Anne's Revenge , will be on exhibit at the Cultural Resources Western Office from May 31 to July 13.
Tue May 14, 2013
Jacksonville Daily News
Experts: Hurricane risk won't slow wind developers
Though existing offshore wind farms have yet to be tested with a major hurricane, experts said it's unlikely the threat of tropical storms will deter developers from pursuing installations in "I've not yet seen that it's a showstopper," Brian O'Hara, president of the Southeastern Coastal Wind Coalition, said during a presentation in last month.
Mon May 13, 2013
C-SPAN spends a week capturing Raleigh's history and culture
Authors Rob Christensen , Ansley Herring Wegner , Katherine Charron , Carolyn Murray Happer and Morris Glass C-SPAN cameras will be at Quail Ridge Books, 3522 Wade Ave in Raleigh, at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Sat May 11, 2013
Franklin's a gem of a destination
The Franklin Gem & Mineral Museum is open noon-4 p.m. Monday through Saturday from May to October.
Fri May 10, 2013
WNYC-AM New York
Carl Kasell Named 'North Carolinian Of The Year'
The North Carolina Press Association recently honored Carl Kasell as the 2013 North Carolinian of the Year recognizing his years of journalism in the Tar Heel State and throughout the country.
Thu May 09, 2013
A battle is brewing in the town of Bladenboro over its form of government, thanks to a petition being circulated by Rufus Duckworth III.
Colbert Rips NC BBQ
Disappointed that South Carolina voters did not elect his sister to congress, Stephen Colbert, host of Comedy Central's "Colbert Report" instead blasted North Carolina's barbecue as "sauceless, vinegar-based meat product." Elizabeth Colbert-Busch lost to disgraced former South Carolina Gov.
Final Scouting Report: Isaiah Hicks
After a thorough evaluation over the last three years, Rob Harrington authors the final version of his in-depth scouting report on incoming Tar Heel freshman Isaiah Hicks ... Don't miss any news or features from InsideCarolina.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.
Tue May 07, 2013
Civil Rights demonstrations interrupt the ball
Spring of 1963 was a tense time in the segregated south. The first two weeks of May found the focus of the Civil Rights movement in Birmingham, Alabama, with fire hoses and dogs being turned on demonstrators.
Benito's Wine Reviews
Cardinal Gin from North Carolina
A major point of happiness for the 19th century Dutch colonists in Indonesia was when modern refrigeration arrived and allowed them to drink their beloved genever cold as a respite against the sweltering heat of the tropics.
N.C. Senate Republicans to unveil wide-ranging tax cuts
A long-awaited North Carolina Senate Republican tax plan to reduce the state's corporate income tax from 6.9 percent to 6 percent puts the Tar Heel State on par with neighbors Virginia and Georgia.
Bladen JobLink's Workforce Investment Act program has been a godsend for many area residents over the years, but perhaps none appreciate it more than Denise Owens, who recently began her "new career" as a result of training she received through program assistance.
Mon May 06, 2013
The Elizabethtown Police Department held its annual Kids Appreciation Day on Saturday.
'North Carolina's Hurricane History'
Southport native Jay Barnes has a new, fourth edition of his book "North Carolina's Hurricane History" coming out June 3 from the University of North Carolina Press .
NC tax burden ranks low on Site Selection survey
It seems North Carolina businesses have little to complain about when it comes to taxes, if a recent ranking by Site Selection magazine is any indication.
Final Scouting Report: Nate Britt
After a thorough evaluation over the last three years, Rob Harrington authors the final version of his in-depth scouting report on incoming Tar Heel freshman Nate Britt ... Don't miss any news or features from InsideCarolina.com. Subscribe to our newsletter to have our newest articles emailed to you on a daily or weekly basis.