North Carolinians can be proud of their history

By Ray Nothstine Raleigh, NC – When it comes to paying respect to some of the American giants in history today, there is no shortage of embarrassing headlines. In the Land of Lincoln, the city of Chicago is reevaluating some…

Picking winners is for losers

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By John Hood Raleigh, NC – When it comes to giving out business incentives, you won’t find North Carolina at the top of the list. Don’t worry — that’s actually good news. Incentives can be targeted tax breaks, loans, marketing…

2021 NCHSAA basketball tourney pairings set. Here are where Chatham County High Schools are playing

By Gene Galin Chapel Hill, NC – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association has released the pairings for the 2021 state basketball playoffs, which begin this week. First round games for boys and girls are scheduled for Tuesday, February…