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July 02, 2016

In a season filled with dramatic finishes and great storylines, Tony Stewart’s victory last weekend at Sonoma may have been the best one so far.

Stewart outrunning Denny Hamlin and Martin Truex Jr., then bodyslamming Hamlin out of the way in the final corner was the closest we’ve come…


New stoplight a welcome addition; HB2 still casting a dark shadow

July 02, 2016

Darts

To recent reports of more shark bites near Atlantic Beach. Most recently an 11-year-old boy was bitten on the foot, suffering serious injury. It was the second report of a shark bite in the area in a two-week span. Last year the state set a record for such bites with eight, part of a record…


Zika spreading, Congress stalling

July 01, 2016

While much of the nation's attention recently has been focused on terrorism and guns, another public threat hasn't received the attention it deserves.

The Zika virus, a mosquito-borne disease that can cause severe and sometimes fatal birth defects in newborns, has reached epidemic proportions in…


Protect buffer zones to preserve water quality

July 01, 2016

Right now, families across North Carolina are planning summer getaways, and our state’s many lakes and waterways will be popular destinations in the hot months to come. But if one provision in the Senate’s proposed budget remains intact, our children may be swimming through sheets of…