State Sen. Thom Goolsby (R), who represents New Hanover County, announced Friday he will not seek a third term.
North Carolina Senate leaders say they hope to have a final budget to vote on this week. Senate Leader Phil Berger said Monday both chambers are working together to finalize the budget and says he hopesMore >> Sen. Phil Berger (R-Rockingham) says he expects members of the General Assembly to vote on a compromise budget plan by the end of the week. Committee members reached agreement this weekend on teacher pay raises, teaching assistant positions and funding Medicaid, which have been the three major sticking points in negotiations.More >> A bill changing some rules for how charter schools operate in North Carolina is headed to the governor. The House approved a compromise version of the bill on a 62-36 vote Friday following a unanimousMore >> A bill changing some rules for how charter schools operate in North Carolina is headed to the governor.More >> The North Carolina Senate has given tentative approval to a bill that changes how Medicaid is administered and paid for in the state. Senators approved the measure, 28-17, on Thursday. It would createMore >> State lawmakers in the Senate on Thursday passed a bill to partially privatize Medicaid by changing how the program is administrated and financed.More >> A new poll of North Carolina's highly-watched Senate race shows incumbent Kay Hagan's lead widening over Thom Tillis with less than four months left before Election Day. Public Policy Polling surveyedMore >> Incumbent Kay Hagan has stretched her lead slightly over Thom Tillis in the highly-watched race for one of North Carolina's seats in the U.S. Senate. Hagan's lead is now seven points over Tillis with less than four months to go before Election Day. To see the specifics of the poll, click on the link inside this story.More >> Republican David Rouzer has a cash advantage over the two other candidates running to replace Mike McIntyre as the Representative for North Carolina's 3rd Congressional District. Rouzer, Democrat JonathanMore >> Former state Senator David Rouzer has a wide advantage over the other two candidates in the race for the 7th Congressional District race in North Carolina. More >> A mysterious 'Woman in Black' has been spotted around the Tri-State in recent days, causing social media to erupt with questions about her identity. According to WATE in Tennessee, the Sullivan CountyMore >> A mysterious 'Woman in Black' has been spotted around the Tri-State in recent days, causing social media to erupt with questions about her identity.More >> Two-year-old Alicia Hernandez is currently at Blair E. Batson hospital in Jackson recovering from an ATV accident that killed her mother, brother and a cousin. "My Aunt Lucy Hernandez, her second oldestMore >> Sarah Eichelberger, of Baton Rouge, was driving her 2009 Acura car when she collided with Lucy Hernandez's Honda ATV.
The video says it all.More >> The video says it all.More >> They were born just two weeks apart. A 10-week-old baby and 8-week-old pit bull have a fascinating relationship. They absolutely adore each other! Louisiana native Brandi Hodges, 25, has posted photosMore >> A 10-week-old baby and 8-week-old Pitbull have a fascinating relationship. They absolutely adore each other!More >> Jackson police are investigating the death of a two-month-old infant. Officer Colendula Green said authorities were called shortly after 10 a.m. Sunday morning to 781 Raymond Road. Green said the babyMore >> The coroner says the death was caused by an accidental rollover while the baby was sleeping with a parent.
A two-year-old boy was killed Saturday night after he was hit by a car, according to Highway Patrol.Troopers said it happened at a private residence off of Stagg Road in Pender County around 8:35 p.m.OfficialsMore >> A woman who is accused of hitting and killing a two-year-old boy in Pender County last week has been arrested on separate charges.
Michael Adams reunited with his biological family in Biloxi on Saturday after 48 years apart. Their reunion initially began with a phone call back in January.More >> Michael Adams reunited with his biological family in Biloxi on Saturday after 48 years apart. Their reunion initially began with a phone call back in January. Adams said he called and asked for Ms. Anna McClure.More >> (WMC) – A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. As a result, the following 12 people were arrested: Preston K. Mitchell, 52, Memphis, Tenn., charged with procuring prostitutionMore >> A prostitution sting was conducted at a Southaven hotel Thursday. Twelve people were arrested.More >> A Scott county man has died of wounds he suffered in an overnight shooting. Coroner Joe Bradford identifies the victim as Bradley Paul Harrison. He was shot twice around midnight on Hazel Road in LakeMore >> A Scott county man has died of wounds he suffered in an overnight shooting.More >> Matthew Reed's dramatic video of a bandage removal (Source: YouTube) A Rainsville, AL couple posted a video to YouTube of their son's dramatic reaction to a bandage removal.More >> A Rainsville, AL couple posted a video to YouTube of their son's dramatic reaction to a bandage removal.More >>