Databases

Databases

NC population estimates

Look up recently released 2015 population estimates for North Carolina counties, and 2014 estimates for cities and towns from the US Census Bureau. New estimates for cities and towns will be released later this year.

Databases

Database: A look at high school championship teams

The News & Observer examined the correlation between high school sports championships and the percentage of students who receive free and reduced lunches and found schools with low rates won more titles in sports such as golf, tennis, swimming and volleyball.

Databases

Wake crime map

The News & Observer receives incident reports from Raleigh and Cary police containing information from every report filed by an officer in response to a service call.

Databases

Database: NC personal services contracts

For fiscal year 2013, $28.7 million was paid to about 460 contractors for work performed on a temporary or occasional basis for the state. Most personal services contracts are exempt from state procurement rules governing the purchase of goods and services.

Videos

3-and-out with Southern Wayne football coach David Lee

The Saints went winless for the second straight year, but Southern Wayne coach David Lee said the team is keeping its spirits high.
mblake@newsobserver.com
3-and-out with Southern Wayne football coach David Lee 1:50

3-and-out with Southern Wayne football coach David Lee

3-and-out with Person football coach David Kleine 3:18

3-and-out with Person football coach David Kleine

3-and-out with Warren County football coach Terrance McCormick 2:01

3-and-out with Warren County football coach Terrance McCormick

3-and-out with Northern Vance football coach Cory Lea 3:04

3-and-out with Northern Vance football coach Cory Lea