New North Carolina laws involving coal ash, specialty license plates and the regulation of alcoholic beverages are being implemented starting in October.
Fall’s blue skies, crisp temperatures and vibrant foliage create the urge to head outside, and fresh activities across North Carolina add ways to enjoy the season.
The state’s jobless rate increased for the second consecutive month.
Winners were announced in beef, goat and sheep competitions held during the 2014 N.C. Mountain State Fair. Following are Rutherford County winners by shows:
Gov. Pat McCrory is putting Interstate 74 near the top of his transportation priorities.
An inmate who escaped from the Anson County jail has been arrested in Union County.
Governor Pat McCrory has ordered all North Carolina and United States flags to be lowered to half-staff on all state facilities from sunrise to sunset on Thursday in recognition of Patriot Day.
A South Carolina man killed his five children, ages 1 to 8, then dumped their bodies wrapped in trash bags in a secluded clearing along a rural road in Alabama, authorities said Wednesday.
Not even a month after flatly rejecting a takeover bid by two Brazilian companies, Chiquita softened its stance and will open its books to them.