Cooper Isn’t Addressing Urgent Needs

By JOHN HOOD RALEIGH — During the month of April alone, North Carolina lost 572,000 jobs, or 12.5% of the state’s total employment. That’s a...

A Season Deferred: Finding Hope in Disappointment

Fellowship of Christian Athletes Staffer Shares His Experience with an Athletic Season Cut Short—and Realizes Now That God Had a Different Story Written for Him KANSAS...

NC Reports Highest One-Day Increase Of COVID-19 Positive Tests

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) is reporting the state’s highest one-day number of laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases with 1,107 cases...

Smithfield Parks And Recreation To Begin Reopening Under Phase Two Plan

In response to the Phase Two reopening plan issued by Governor Roy Cooper, the Smithfield Parks and Recreation Department has announced the following measures: Athletic...

The Town Of Benson And The Phase Two Reopening Plan

BENSON - This week, the Governor’s Office announced plans to move forward with Phase Two of North Carolina’s reopening plan. Phase Two will go...

One-Time Payment Provided To Families With Children In Work First Cash Assistance Program

RALEIGH - Today, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) began distributing a one-time supplemental payment to families enrolled in the...

State Elections Board Loses Request To Ease Rules For 2020 Election

By Julie Havlak Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — The N.C. Rules Review Commission unanimously voted to reject a State Board of Elections’ request for emergency powers...

Brewers Seek Clarification From Governor Over Phase Two Plans

By John Trump Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — The N.C. Craft Brewers Guild is among those, including Carolina Journal, seeking clarification from Gov. Roy Cooper about the...

Chief Justice Orders No Jury Trials Until August

New Order and Emergency Directives Issued RALEIGH – Chief Justice Cheri Beasley today issued new emergency orders about court operations across North Carolina. The orders extend...

Gyms, playgrounds, bars face five more dark weeks under Cooper’s Phase Two

By Rick Henderson Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — Tattoo parlors are safe enough to reopen. Gyms, yoga studios, and public playgrounds aren’t. Gov. Roy Cooper issued an...