SC Gov. Henry McMaster, joined by veterans and lawmakers, announced support for legislation establishing the Division of Veteran Affairs as a cabinet-level agency to elevate veterans‘ issues in the state.
A Change.org petition jokingly suggests selling Montana to Canada for $1 trillion to erase the national debt, though it would actually only make a slight dent in it. A Montana newspaper has some questions.
The Durham-Orange light-rail transit project is nearing an April 30 deadline to seek Federal Transit Administration money. Here are some facts about the regional transportation project with links to more information.
The Board of Commissioners in Alamance County, North Carolina voted to display the phrase “In God We Trust” on all county vehicles. A private group is paying for the decals, according to a video of the meeting.
Hootie & the Blowfish singer and country music star Darius Rucker will get the Harry Chapin Memorial Humanitarian Award from Music Biz for his work with charities like MUSC Children’s Hospital in Charleston, SC.
Here are updates on North Carolina Board of Elections hearing on November 2018 general midterm election & vote fraud allegations in 9th District race between Republican Mark Harris and Democrat Dan McCready.
Here are live updates on North Carolina Board of Elections hearing on November 2018 general midterm election & vote fraud allegations in 9th District race between Republican Mark Harris, Democrat Dan McCready.
Workers at a Rock Hill South Carolina Microtel Inn who knew Laquata Wilson, one of three women shot and one killed Feb. 12, are raising money with GoFundMe to help her and her children. Wilson is hospitalized.
Supporters of medical marijuana rally at the SC State House. Researchers, doctors, patients, veterans say pot should be legalized for those with debilitating conditions like cancer, epilepsy, PTSD and AIDS.
Bernie Sanders said Tuesday that he is running for president, telling supporters that Democrats must not only unite to defeat Donald Trump in 2020, but finally combat the systemic economic and racial injustice he says has deeply wounded the country.
An interlocal agreement between Orange County, GoTriangle and the regional metropolitan planning board lays out the improvements planned for local bus systems, Hillsborough’s Amtrak station and a light rail train.
The Durham-Orange light rail train would run only a short distance in southwestern Orange County before heading toward downtown Durham. Rural Orange County residents have questioned how transit plans benefit them.
GoTriangle planners studied the Durham-Orange light-rail route for 15 years before choosing to follow N.C. 54 in Orange County. The U.S. 15-501 corridor with Durham found too expensive for regional transit.
A Cicero, NY, man was arrested after lying to a woman from church that he was a CIA agent being hunted by ISIS — and saying she could be in danger, too, cops said. He faces charges of impersonating a public servant.
A bill in Congress would make a Reconstruction Era National Monument a national park in Beaufort, SC. Historic sites include Penn Center on St. Helena and property on Naval Hospital Beaufort in Port Royal.
The Gullah community of Horry County is getting a festival of its own. The culture is unique to the southeastern coast of the United States and this will be the first year Conway celebrates the culture.