make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

NC Headlines

Courts, revenues could alter NC legislature's school agenda

READ MORE:
The public school agenda at the upcoming General Assembly session will almost certainly involve raising minimum salaries for teachers and considering what merit pay should look like in North Carolina. Otherwise, the K-12 education agenda before the Legislature is largely up in the air heading into Wednesday, when lawmakers reconvene for this year's work period. Full story...
»

Ex-Army prosecutor found guilty of rape at court-martial

READ MORE:
A former U.S. Army prosecutor who handled sexual-assault cases has been found guilty on rape charges following a six-day court-martial at Fort Bragg. The Army issued a five-sentence statement Monday saying Maj. Erik J. Burris was found guilty on two charges of rape and forcible sodomy, and four charges of assault and disobeying an order. Full story...
»

Former NC lawmaker enters guilty plea to federal charge

READ MORE:
A former North Carolina lawmaker originally convicted on federal charges involving theft and diverting funds and facing a retrial next month has pleaded guilty to a single count. U.S. Attorney Thomas Walker announced Monday that former state Rep. Stephen LaRoque pleaded guilty to the theft of $150,000 from a federally funded rural development program he founded. Full story...
»

NC Sen. Burr announces staff, events for 2016 campaign

READ MORE:
Republican U.S. Sen. Richard Burr is getting his 2016 re-election bid in North Carolina underway with campaign fundraising events and by hiring a campaign staff. Burr announced Monday he would hold campaign events in several North Carolina cities over the next few months. He also plans events in Washington, the first of which will occur Wednesday. Full story...
»

Fayetteville Vet Center moves, offers expanded services

READ MORE:
The Fayetteville Vet Center has moved to a new location where it will offer expanded counseling services. Full story...
»

Fayetteville Vet Center moving to new location

READ MORE:
Fayetteville Vet Center moving to new location. New location will be open January 26. Full story...
»

$300,000 in wine stolen from famed restaurant found in NC

READ MORE:
More than $300,000 in world-class wine stolen from a famed Napa Valley, California, restaurant has been recovered from a private cellar in North Carolina. Full story...
»