WRGC Radio has received notification that Swain County Schools will be on a two hour delay Thursday. That might change if conditions change early Thursday. WRGC will announce the weather closings when they are received.
RALEIGH -- Senate President Phil Berger and House Speaker Thom Tillis announced a budget deal Tuesday that includes an average 7 percent pay raise for North Carolina teachers. The $21.25 billion deal would mean teachers would average a raise of about $3,500. Speaker Tillis says he believes Governor McCrory will buy into the proposal.
RALEIGH -- A federal appeals court has struck down Virginia's same-sex marriage ban. This has an impact on North Carolina because the 4th US Circuit Court of Appeals, which issued the ruling, also oversees portions of the Tar Heel state. State Democratic Attorney General Roy Cooper said his office has a duty to defend North Carolina's ban, but with