On March 28, 2016, Appalachian Hospitality Management, Inc., the corporation that owned the Best Western Hotel in Boone, North Carolina, plead guilty to three counts of involuntary manslaughter.
Five candidates filed to run for the Fifth District Congressional seats by the Friday deadline.
Local attorney Joshua J. Teague will run for District Court Judge for the 24th Judicial District that covers Watauga, Avery, Mitchell, Yancey and Madison counties.
A federal lawsuit challenging a new North Carolina law that halts Charlotte's anti-discrimination rules and directs where transgender students must use the bathroom says the measure specifically singles out LGBT people for "disfavored treatment."
Raleigh, N.C. — The deadline for filing state individual income tax returns with the North Carolina Department of Revenue is Monday, April 18.