SC’s environmental agency has named its second acting director in 17 months as it continues its search for a permanent leader. The DHEC board Thursday named general counsel Marshall Taylor as acting director.
Police around the country are responding to bomb threats that have been made to businesses, media outlets, banks, and libraries according to Twitter and social media reports, though many are hoaxes cops say.
The North Carolina General Assembly has passed legislation that would allow Wayne County Public Schools to keep a low-performing elementary school instead of turning it over to state control in the Innovative School District.
GOP leaders scrapped the idea of a House vote on a border wall after members left town following the farm bill vote. There could be more absent Republican seats as the holidays approach, which puts Trump’s proposed wall in even greater jeopardy.
“Seeing” Santa for the first time was a “beautiful” experience for Matthew Foster, 6, of Watauga, Texas, and his mother, Misty Wolf. Matthew is blind and autistic, and Santa showed him what reindeer “look” like.
Amid an ongoing investigation into election fraud, North Carolina lawmakers this week opened the door to a new 9th District primary. That could be bad news for Republican Mark Harris, who won the election.
Longtime Beaufort attorney William Brantley Harvey Jr., a former state lawmaker and lieutenant governor instrumental in bringing higher education to Beaufort County, among other public service roles, died Wednesday.