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

R.C. Soles

Police investigate break-in, vandalism at Soles's home

READ MORE:
video Tabor City Police responded to three calls last night at or near Sen. R.C. Soles's home. Full story...
»

Many questions, few answers about Bladen Co. Improvement Committee

READ MORE:
video Last month, we did a series of reports on Get out the Vote activities in Bladen County, where candidates pay people to round up votes for them. We received a number of calls in response to those reports saying we never mentioned the biggest player of all in the Bladen Get out the Vote arena. Full story...
»

Crash reunites Soles, Strickland

READ MORE:
Sen. R.C. Soles is back in the news after another run in with 18-year-old Allen Strickland. Saturday night, Strickland's 2004 Pontiac crashed into the back of Soles's BMW. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: Soles, Boseman end historic careers in legislature

READ MORE:
video The two have made history. Julia Boseman is the first openly gay senator. With 42 years in the House and Senate, R.C. Soles has served longer than any other legislator ever. The two say despite some bumps in the road, it's been a memorable run, and they hope to remain active in their communities. Full story...
»

Top Republican asks top Dems to block Soles

READ MORE:
The top Republican in the state Senate wants the governor and the Senate's top Democrat to block bills filed recently by Sen. R.C. Soles. Full story...
»

Brunswick Democrats ask Soles to withdraw bills

READ MORE:
Sen. R.C. Soles introduced three new bills in the past week. Thursday, the Brunswick County Democratic Party asked the senator to withdraw all of them. Full story...
»

Sen. Soles's father has died

READ MORE:
Robert Charles Soles, Sr., was 98 years old. Full story...
»

The Rant: May 26

Everyone's got issues with something! What grinds your gears? WWAY NewsChannel 3 wants to know what's got you steamed!

FIRST ON 3: Soles submits another new bill to create new judge position in Brunswick Co.

READ MORE:
video State Sen. R.C. Soles submitted a new bill Tuesday that would create a second superior court district in Brunswick County. Right now it has only one. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: DA candidates talk about the Soles bill to split the district

READ MORE:
video "Soles has a history of abusing his office and abusing his power," says Joe Sinsheimer, a consultant for the Democratic Party. "And it's incumbent upon Senator Basnight to take a stand and publicly rebuke Senator Soles for this kind of self-serving and embarrassing legislation." Full story...
»

Charlotte Observer: Soles should resign immediately

READ MORE:
Charlotte Observer editorial: "Senator's maneuvers reflect rot in politics. Soles should resign now and N.C. Senate should kill his bills." Full story...
»

Justice pulls Topsail Beach recall bill after Soles drops support

READ MORE:
Citing numerous complaints from Topsail Beach residents stemming from a controversy about beach renourishment, Rep. Carolyn Justice filed a bill to let voters recall public officials in the town. Full story...
»

ONLY ON 3: Gore admits he helped write pension bill

READ MORE:
video An e-mail from Gore to Brunswick County Democratic Party chair also raises questions about Sen. Soles's bill to split 13th judicial district. Full story...
»

Soles introduces bills to create new DA, lower pension requirements

READ MORE:
video Sen. R.C. Soles may be leaving the legislature, but he's not going quietly. The longest serving member in the history of the legislature filed a bill today that would split the 13th judicial district. Full story...
»

Soles looking to life after politics

READ MORE:
We've known for months that after 42 years in political office, Sen. R.C. Soles is calling it quits. Tuesday will mark the first Election Day in 42 years Soles could run but will not be on the ballot. Full story...
»