Adjournment in sight for NC General Assembly

RALEIGH — As the North Carolina legislature lumbered Friday toward this year’s adjournment, lawmakers gave final approval to the state bud...

July 1st, 2016 |  


SB554 in limbo as end of legislative session nears

SB554 in limbo as end of legislative session nears

RALEIGH — With time running out on the current legislative session, House members late Friday were trying to move an amended version of Senate Bill ...

July 1st, 2016 updated: July 1st, 2016. |  


Court rejects Wake district lines

RALEIGH (AP) — A federal appeals court has ruled that the legislative maps drawn for the Wake County commissioners and school board members are ...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Major revisions to HB2 unlikely

RALEIGH — A North Carolina law limiting protections for LGBT people, which stoked a national debate over transgender rights when it was approved...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Lumbee Tribe, R.A. Jeffreys settle in beer ad lawsuit

PEMBROKE — The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina and R.A. Jeffreys have reached a settlement after the tribe sued the beer distributor for using it...

July 1st, 2016 |  


LRDA promises enhanced security for Homecoming finale

LRDA promises enhanced security for Homecoming finale

PEMBROKE — The executive director of the Lumbee Regional Development Association is ensuring attendees at the annual Lumbee Homecoming that they...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Robeson County crime report

TheftAllen Smith, of Cherokee Street, Lumberton, reported Friday that a $100 Nexx mountain bike was stolen from his driveway, according to a police re...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Richmond County church to aid West Virginia flood victims

Richmond County church to aid West Virginia flood victims

ROCKINGHAM — A Richmond County church is making efforts to reach out to the victims recent flooding in West Virginia.New Vision Freewill Baptist...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Real religion that comes from a changed heart

Romans 2:17-29Jewish converts to Christianity were a proud people, and rightly so because there is no one like the Jews. God gave them the law, the wa...

July 1st, 2016 |  


Senate Bill 554: Dead or alive?

Senate Bill 554: Dead or alive?

RALEIGH — With legislators planning to leave Raleigh on Saturday, the fate of Senate Bill 554 this morning was unclear.The bill, which would all...

July 1st, 2016 |