RALEIGH -- Old man winter has delivered another body blow to North Carolina with the latest winter storm. This dose of winter weather packed quite a punch with many downed trees and power lines resulting in major power outages. Julia Jarema with the Department of Public Safety says Governor Pat McCrory has signed a state of emergency in order to get help in […]
RALEIGH -- The calendar says March, but it appears old man winter wants to take advantage of the last few days before spring as another winter storm moves across North Carolina. Jonathan Blaze, with the National Weather Service, says not many people will escape the storms reach.
DURHAM -- The Durham County School Board has voted to join a lawsuit planned by Guilford County against the North Carolina teacher tenure law. The law would eliminate tenure for teachers, which would take effect in 2018. In exchange for their career status, the new legislation would require each school district to select the top 25% of teachers and those tea […]
CARY – Local school districts across the state are joining the chorus of those complaining about a new state roapmap for pay teachers they argue would also strip them of some career benefits. The Wake County School Board, which oversees the state’s largest school system, voted unanimously Tuesday to pass a resolution to oppose a law that allow district to g […]