(RALEIGH) — The head of the group that represents state workers says he is not surprised that Governor Bev Perdue decided against running for reelection. Dana Cope with the State Employees Association of North Carolina says Perdue faced an uphill battle.
(CHAPEL HILL) — In the wake of an NCAA scandal surrounding the Tar Heels football program and academic integrity, UNC faculty members made it clear they want academics to come first. On Friday, 100 faculty members drafted and signed a statement of principles for athletics, calling for educational responsibility and mission consistency.
The county of Surry announces that Michael Lynn Hartgrove has been named as the new tax administrator effective April 1. Hartgrove has served as interim administrator since December, 2008.