The Wake County school board promoted Deputy Superintendent Cathy Moore to be its first female superintendent. Moore has worked in Wake for 30 years, the last seven spent overseeing academics in North Carolina's largest school district.
A new Democratic group, Demand Justice, is fighting President Donald Trump's nomination of Thomas Farr for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina. Ads start Tuesday, May 22, 2018.
GOP Rep. Robert Pittenger is withholding support of Mark Harris. who beat him in the May 8 primary. He says Harris owes him an apology for misstatements during the campaign. A Harris spokesman says they're giving Pittenger his "space."
Supporters doubled those who are more apprehensive about the backyard cottages, sometimes called granny flats or accessory dwelling units (ADUs), during the Raleigh's Growth and Natural Resources Committee meeting Wednesday.
During a press conference last week, House Speaker Tim Moore and Senate President Phil Berger were asked if they planned any further measures to change the balance of power between the legislature and Gov. Roy Cooper.