North Carolinians Back Governor Cooper On Affordable Healthcare, School Funding, and Teacher Pay Raises, New Poll Shows

(STL.News) – North Carolinians support Governor Roy Cooper’s push for increased school funding, higher teacher pay…

Advance Auto Parts Announces Increased Quarterly Cash Dividend

RALEIGH, NC (STL.News) Advance Auto Parts, Inc. (NYSE: AAP), a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider in…

North Carolinians Should Remain Alert for Flash Flooding As Rain Continues

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Additional rains that are forecast to fall across the state today could cause…

Martin Marietta Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2019 Results

Company Achieved Full-Year Record Revenues, Profits and Adjusted EBITDA 2019 Shipments and Pricing Improved for Aggregates,…

Duke Energy restores power to 380,000 Carolinas customers following powerful two-day storm

49,000 customers – most in North Carolina – remained without power as of 5:30 p.m. today…

North Carolina News: Stephen Jacobs Named Warden at Lumberton Correctional

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) The Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice has named Stephen Jacobs as…

Additional $32.7 Million Approved for New Bern, South Carolina

Latest Project Brings Total to More Than $39.8 Million to City Raleigh, NC (STL.News) FEMA and…

Pactiv Corporation to Invest $8 Million in Greensboro Expansion

Pactiv Corporation to add 25 jobs in Guilford County Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Pactiv Corporation, a food…

Amanda Cobb Named Warden at Orange Correctional in Hillsborough, North Carolina

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) The Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice has named Amanda Cobb as…

Federal notice allows NC to move forward with Hurricane Florence recovery program

Details of Federal Register Provides Spending Guidelines for $542 Million for Hurricane Florence Recovery Raleigh, NC…

Bank of America Achieves Carbon Neutrality

Meets Goal Year Early to Become Carbon Neutral for Its Operations CHARLOTTE, NC (STL.News) Bank of…

Farmers in many North Carolina counties eligible for emergency loans after Hurricane Dorian

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) has granted a…

More than $1.7 Million Approved for Lumberton North Carolina Debris Removal

City of Lumberton Has Been Approved for a Total $4.4 Million in Hurricane Florence Expenses Raleigh,…

Greensboro Zaxby’s Owner to Pay $30,000 To Settle EEOC Sexual Harassment and Retaliation Lawsuit

Female Employee Subjected to Sexual Comments by General Manager, Then Fired Because She Complained, Federal Agency…

Pennsylvania News: Governor Wolf Administration Promotes Initiative to Encourage Organ Donors

Harrisburg, PA (STL.News) The departments of Health and Transportation Wednesday recognized the first organ donor day…

North Carolina News: James Vaughan Named New Warden at Pasquotank Correctional

RALEIGH, NC (STL.News) The Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice has named James Vaughan as…

US Department of Labor Finds Georgia Contractor, Athens, Violated Federal Wage Laws During Hurricane Recovery Efforts in NC

RALEIGH, NC (STL.News) After an investigation by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division…

Duke Energy declares dividend payments to shareholders

CHARLOTTE, NC (STL.News) Duke Energy today declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of…

North Carolina Highway Patrol Focused On Collision Reduction This Christmas

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) In anticipation for the upcoming Christmas and New Year’s holidays, the State Highway…

North Carolina National Guard Conducts Adjutant General Change of Command Ceremony

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) The North Carolina National Guard hosted a change of ceremony for the Adjutant…

North Carolina AG Josh Stein Asks Court to Save Pharmaceutical Customers $3.5 Billion Annually

RALEIGH, NC (STL.News) North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein filed a brief in support of the…

Hurricane Florence Infrastructure Recovery Tops One-Half Billion Dollars

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) More than $500 million has been approved to reimburse local governments, state agencies…

Century Care of Laurinburg to Pay $30,000 to Settle EEOC Pregnancy Discrimination Suit

Pregnant Nursing Assistants Were Denied Accommodations and Fired, Agency Charged CHARLOTTE, NC (STL.News) Century Care of…

North Carolina Department requests SBI to investigate officer-involved shooting in Johnston County

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) The North Carolina Department of Public Safety requested the State Bureau of Investigation…

North Carolina News: More Than $18.8 Million Approved to Restore Topsail Beach

More Than $90.8 Million for 2018 Storm-Related Beach Projects in North Carolina Raleigh, NC (STL.News) The…

North Carolina News: Bladen, Chowan Counties Added to Hurricane Dorian Disaster Declaration

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Two more North Carolina counties are eligible to apply for federal disaster assistance…

Duke Energy and other utilities securing more home-grown energy from poultry waste in North Carolina

Pitt County plant using 100% turkey waste to generate electricity Continues Duke Energy’s efforts to promote…

North Carolina News: More Than $54 Million Approved to Restore Emerald Isle, Holden Beach

More Than $72 Million for 2018 Storm-Related Beach Projects in North Carolina Raleigh, NC (STL.News) The…

Hose Manufacturer, Polyhose to Invest $7.9 Million in Pender County North Carolina

Polyhose to create 51 jobs in Pender County, North carolina Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Polyhose Inc., an…

North Carolina Inmate, Joshua A. Biby, Died in Apparent Suicide

Raleigh, NC (STL.News) Offender Joshua A. Biby (#0636287) died Wednesday morning at Neuse Correctional Institution in…