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Tag Archives: North Carolina News

North Carolina News – October 26

North Carolina News – October 26

APARTMENT SHOOTINGS Police: 1 dead, 2 wounded in NC apartment complex shootings WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Police say a man died and two others were wounded after shootings at a central North Carolina apartment complex. It happened Monday in Winston-Salem. Officers arriving at the Rolling Hills Apartment complex located a wounded 16-year-old girl and a…read more »

North Carolina News – October 25

North Carolina News – October 25

COLLEGE ADMISSIONS-BRIBERY Ex-tennis coach to plead guilty in college admissions case BOSTON (AP) — A former Georgetown University tennis coach is expected to plead guilty Monday in Boston federal court in the ongoing college admissions bribery case. Gordon Ernst was accused of accepting more than $2 million to help the children of wealthy parents get…read more »

North Carolina News – October 22

North Carolina News – October 22

COLLEGE GIFT-$200 MILLION North Carolina college receives record $200 million gift SALISBURY, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina college says an anonymous donor has given it $200 million for its endowment, the largest gift in its history. Catawba College, with an enrollment of 1,200, announced the gift on Thursday. According to the school’s web page,…read more »

North Carolina News – October 21

North Carolina News – October 21

STATE BUDGET NC speaker: Medicaid expansion not in latest budget offer RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The leader of the North Carolina House says the latest budget offer that Republicans sent to Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper wouldn’t expand Medicaid broadly as Cooper wants. But Speaker Tim Moore says it does sweeten a previous proposal on worker…read more »

North Carolina News – October 20

North Carolina News – October 20

STATE BUDGET NC GOP leaders send new budget-bargaining offer to Cooper RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican legislative leaders have sent another budget-bargaining offer to Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper. The offices of Senate leader Phil Berger and House Speaker Tim Moore said the joint proposal was taken to Cooper’s office Tuesday. It arrived two weeks after…read more »

North Carolina News – October 19

North Carolina News – October 19

STATE BUDGET NC GOP leaders send new budget-bargaining offer to Cooper RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Republican legislative leaders have sent another budget-bargaining offer to Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper. The offices of Senate leader Phil Berger and House Speaker Tim Moore said the joint proposal was taken to Cooper’s office Tuesday. It arrived two weeks after…read more »

North Carolina News – October 18

North Carolina News – October 18

AP-US-HOUSE-RETIREMENTS North Carolina Democratic Rep. David Price won’t run again RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A Democrat who’s the longest-serving congressman from North Carolina says he won’t seek reelection. Rep. David Price announced on Monday that his 17th term will be his last. The 81-year-old Price has represented the 4th District seat in the Raleigh-Durham area…read more »

North Carolina News – October 13

North Carolina News – October 13

GRANDMOTHER KILLED-TWO CHARGED Granddaughter, boyfriend charged in 88-year-old’s death DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — Authorities say a granddaughter and her boyfriend have been charged with second-degree murder in the death of an 88-year-old Virginia woman. The Danville Register and Bee reports Danville police say 24-year-old Lindsey Mae Johnson and 22-year-old Nicasio Antonio Guzman are charged in…read more »

North Carolina News – October 12

North Carolina News – October 12

OFFICER SHOOTING-NORTH CAROLINA Police: North Carolina officer shoots armed suspect GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina police department says an officer shot and wounded a suspect who they say ran from a traffic stop and pointed a gun at the officer. A news release from the Greensboro Police Department says officers stopped a car…read more »

North Carolina News – October 11

North Carolina News – October 11

PARKWAY OVERLOOK-BODY Body found near Blue Ridge Parkway overlook BLOWING ROCK, N.C. (AP) — The National Park Service says a man was found dead near an overlook on the Blue Ridge Parkway near Blowing Rock. The Asheville Citizen-Times reports that the park service says a park visitor reported the body on Saturday below the Yadkin…read more »

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