More From State

February 14, 2019

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening’s drawing of the North Carolina Lottery’s “Cash 5” game were:


(three, nineteen, twenty-two, thirty-eight, forty-three)

Estimated jackpot: $100,000

February 14, 2019

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Now this is how Braxton Beverly and North Carolina State expect things to go at home.

Beverly matched a career high with 21 points and N.C. State beat Syracuse 73-58 on Wednesday night.

“At home, we’ve got to protect our house and play with energy and passion,” coach Kevin…

February 14, 2019

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Kiara Leslie had 30 points and 10 rebounds, one of three players for No. 12 North Carolina State with a double-double Wednesday night, to help the Wolfpack end a two-game losing streak with a hard-earned 77-73 win over No. 16 Syracuse.

Freshman Elissa Cunane scored 22 points…

February 14, 2019

NEW YORK (AP) — Anne Firor Scott, a prize-winning historian and esteemed professor who upended the male-dominated field of Southern scholarship by pioneering the study of Southern women, has died. She was 97.

Her death was announced last week by Duke University, where she taught for three decades.…

Obit-Anne Firor Scott

February 13, 2019

GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN, N.C. (AP) — Hurricane season is five months away, but Grandfather Mountain has recorded winds that reached the equivalent of a Category 3 storm and set a record in the process.

Mountain officials posted to social media that winds reached 121.3 mph (194 kilometers per hour) at…

February 13, 2019

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — An idea pushed by North Carolina Senate Republicans to generate more public school construction money without additional borrowing has cleared a key committee.

The Senate’s budget-writing panel voted Wednesday for a measure to expand a recently created fund that pays down state…

February 13, 2019

Recent editorials from North Carolina newspapers:

Feb. 7

News & Record of Greensboro on a bill to protect wild horses on the state’s coast:

Although they are a good 300 miles away, the wild horses on the Outer Banks, for many North Carolinians, are natural treasures that belong to us all.…

February 13, 2019

APEX, N.C. (AP) — The FBI tracked a man they think was one of the country’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives to a North Carolina motel, where agents shot and killed him on Wednesday.

The armed suspect shot to death at a motel in the Raleigh suburb of Apex will be identified by state medical examiners but…

FBI Most Wanted

February 13, 2019

PLYMOUTH, N.C. (AP) — An official at a North Carolina hospital is concerned that the facility is about to close its doors for good.

Washington County Hospital CEO Melanie Perry tells WCTI in New Bern that the facility’s owner has plans to resolve several problems, including dwindling medical…

February 13, 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency resigned Wednesday after a two-year tenure in which he managed the response to historic wildfires and major hurricanes but was dogged by questions over his use of government vehicles.

Brock Long said in a letter to FEMA employees…

FEMA Brock Long
257 stories in State. Viewing 181 through 190.
«First Page   «Previous Page        
Page 19 of 26
        Next Page»   Last Page»