CHARLOTTE -- AAA Carolinas predicts 1.34 million in the state will travel 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving holiday. The lower gas prices are encouraging more people to hit the road. The Motor Club's Tiffany Wright says the statewide average for regular unleaded is $2.77, down 57 cents from the price during the […]
ASHEBORO – Kings Mountain Rep. Tim Moore has been nominated by the Republican caucus as nominee for the Speaker of the House, and with the GOP majority that means he is expected to replace U.S. Senator-Elect Thom Tillis in the top leadership position in the lower chamber.
RALEIGH - A report by the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families ranks North Carolina second in the nation when it comes to the reduction of uninsured children. As of 2013, the number of uninsured children in the state stands at a little more than 144,000, about 30,000 fewer than 2011.