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NC keeps AAA bond ratings, treasurer says

State Treasurer Janet Cowell announced Tuesday the state has kept its AAA general obligation bond rating, with a stable outlook, with all three rating agencies. Cowell said in a statement that Standard & Poor’s, Moody’s Investors Service and Fitch Ratings have kept North Carolina as one of only 10 states to earn the AAA bond rating from all three rating agencies.

Wake Ed

Wake County to discuss new policy on animals in schools

The Wake County school board’s policy committee will discuss Tuesday a proposed policy governing the use of live animals in classrooms. The policy includes things such as how these animals must be housebroken and how parents must be notified so their children can opt out of being around the animals.

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