Former North Carolina Congressman Mel Watt, who served as director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, misued his position by trying to ‘coerce’ a subordinate, according to Inspector General report.
The Morrisville Planning and Zoning Board received an update on widening Aviation Parkway from Interstate 40 to N.C. 54 near downtown. The N.C. Department of Transportation will present final design this year.
Here’s a timeline of events since results of the November 2018 general midterm election & vote fraud allegations in the 9th District race between North Carolina Republican Mark Harris and Democrat Dan McCready.
Cumberland County Superintendent Marvin Connelly says he has cancer but the outlook for recovery looks good. Friends and colleagues, including those who know him from his 26 years in Wake County schools, are offering their support.
The state board of elections will decide what happens next in North Carolina’s 9th Congressional District. The results of the 2018 election between Mark Harris and Dan McCready have not been certified.
Climate change researchers from NC State University and the University of Maryland put together a map to compare what urban areas will feel like in 2080. North Carolina could feel like the Florida Panhandle.
The House Appropriations Committee’s subcommittee on elections will hold a field hearing in Halifax. Democrats are interested in rewriting part of the Voting Rights Act to comply with a Supreme Court ruling.
Some state lawmakers are hoping to pass legislation in 2019 that would allow North Carolina school districts to start the school year earlier in August. The tourism industry says a change puts the $23.9 billion industry at risk.
Records of a state investigation into supervision of Jean Carolyn McGirt found a lack of documented checks in that area the day of her death. The jail has responded by increasing the checks, and with plans to electronically document them in the unit as they do elsewhere in the facility.