Jim Hunt
CoalAsh.jpg
McCrory sues legislators over coal ash commission
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/13/2014 - 5:07pm.

video Gov. Pat McCrory and two of his predecessors have sued Republican leaders at the North Carolina Legislature over the makeup of the state's new Coal Ash Management Commission.

Full Story »
redenbaugh.jpg
Hunt visits for Redenbaugh campaign fundraiser
Submitted by Helen Holt on Sun, 08/10/2014 - 6:34pm.

videoNC Senate candidate Elizabeth Redenbaugh held a fundraiser at The River Room Saturday evening with former Gov. Jim Hunt.

Full Story »
billygraham.jpg
Billy Graham, Michael Jordan lead list of most admired North Carolinians
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/09/2014 - 9:42am.

videoEvangelist Billy Graham and basketball great Michael Jordan top a recent survey of most admired people with North Carolina ties.

Full Story »
HuntMuseum.jpg
Former governor Hunt talks about education, teacher pay
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Wed, 03/05/2014 - 5:06pm.

videoJim hunt served as North Carolina's governor longer than anyone else, but today he learned a few new tricks. This morning he took a break from politics to play and educate folks on why it is so important to keep our kids learning.

Full Story »
Jim_Hunt.jpg
Children's Museum will award Gov. Hunt 'Great Friend to Kids Award'
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/17/2014 - 3:23pm.

The Third annual Great Friend to Kids Awards to benefit The Children’s Museum of Wilmington will be held Wednesday, March 5, at noon at Union Station at Cape Fear Community College in downtown Wilmington. The leading award for the event will be received in person by Jim Hunt, former governor of North Carolina.

Full Story »
jim_hunt.JPG
Fmr. Gov. Hunt urges investment in early childhood education
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/29/2013 - 3:21pm.

Former North Carolina Gov. Jim Hunt is urging business, political and civic leaders to invest in early childhood education, saying children should start school ready to learn.

Full Story »
jim_hunt.JPG
Ex-NC Gov. Hunt back again to campaign for Obama
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/05/2012 - 2:59pm.

It's another North Carolina election season and Jim Hunt is once again out peddling for votes. This time the former four-term governor is spending the final weeks before Election Day working for President Barack Obama's re-election bid on what's called a "middle class listening tour."

Full Story »
jim_hunt.JPG
FIRST ON 3: Former Gov. Hunt: Perdue's 'done a lot of good work'
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/26/2012 - 11:58pm.

Jim Hunt knows a little something about politics in North Carolina. His 16 years in office are the most of any Tar Heel governor. It's why many politicians in the state, including Gov. Bev Perdue, look at him as a mentor. On the day Perdue announced she would not seek a second term as governor, Gov. Hunt was in Wilmington for a conference, where we caught up with him and asked about his protege's big decision.

Full Story »
gibbs.jpg
Gibbs is featured visitor at Perdue fundraiser
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 06/23/2011 - 2:29pm.

The former chief spokesman for President Obama is the special guest for a scheduled fundraiser for North Carolina Gov. Bev Perdue's 2012 re-election campaign.

Full Story »
jimhunt100.jpg
Former Gov. Jim Hunt returns to the Port City with advice for Gov. Perdue
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Wed, 12/01/2010 - 11:42am.

video After serving four terms as governor of North Carolina Jim Hunt returned to the Port City Tuesday night. Hunt has turned a new chapter in his life and is promoting his new biography.

Full Story »