Friday Aug 22
Union County Weekly
Local leaders, residents can meet representatives
In an effort to learn more about what is happening in the state and federal legislature, the Union County Chamber of Commerce has arranged a luncheon allowing multiple representatives to mingle with business leaders and residents on Sept.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Iraq threat grew because of Obama campaign promise: GOP lawmaker
Rep. Robert Pittenger, North Carolina Republican, said Wednesday that the current crisis in Iraq is a directly result of the president's refusal to break a promise he made while campaigning to withdraw troops.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The Washington Post
From Ebola crisis to children at the border, does charity have limits?
"But whoever has the world's goods, and sees his brother in need and closes his heart against him, how does the love of God abide in him?" or so says the lesson in the Gospel of John in the New Testament.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
The Charlotte Observer
Chamber may consider Meck sales tax referendum Monday
The executive committee of the Charlotte Chamber meets Monday and could discuss its stand on the referendum to raise Mecklenburg County's sales tax rate by a quarter-cent.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Pittenger hosts reception for Kilah Davenport's family
Pittenger hosts reception for Kilah Davenport's family It was a bittersweet moment for the family of Kilah Davenport Thursday.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Family of child abuse victim to be honored
The family of Kilah Davenport will be honored Thursday night for their work to create tougher penalties for child abusers.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
The Modesto Bee
McCrory says info lacking on relocated children
McCrory called a news conference to complain about a lack of details from the federal government about the roughly 1,200 unaccompanied children who were relocated with a sponsor in North Carolina in the first half of the year through early July.
Second American Ebola patient arrives in U.S., condition improving after experimental drug
A plane carrying a second American infected with Ebola has arrived in the United States, landing in Maine before departing for its ultimate destination in Atlanta.