South Carolina’s Corrections Department is taking a page out of Europe’s playbook, starting a pilot program — Restorative Promise — to change how young inmates in medium- and high-security prisons are treated.
RDU President and CEO Michael Landguth says he has expected that half or more of the $350 million cost to replace the airport’s main runway would come from the federal government, but the FAA says to expect only $35 million.
Raleigh police officer C.D. Ainsworth was shot several times at close range as he approached two men who were apparently trying to break into a car, according to a report released Wednesday by the city manager.
Twenty-five Wake County schools are proposed to have enrollment caps for the 2019-20 school year that will keep some students out and send them to more distant schools. The limits are blamed on state lawmakers lowering K-3 class sizes.
North Carolina Schools Superintendent Mark Johnson has announced a series of changes in testing rules that could make it less stressful this year. Exams are getting shorte,r and schools won’t have to bring in proctors to monitor the tests.
Wake County Commissioners Jessica Holmes, Greg Ford, Vickie Adamson and James West stand by decision to put the former Crooked Creek Golf Course up for sale. The property was bought last year for a park.
A magnitude 4.7 earthquake hit in the Atlantic Ocean off Virginia Beach, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The quake was felt on North Carolina’s Outer Banks, in Maryland and as far north as New York.