Category: Locales

Duke to hold 2024 football Pro Day on Thursday

Durham, NC – Duke’s annual football Pro Day is set for Thursday.  Thirteen former Blue Devils will work out for NFL scouts and coaches. Offensive lineman Graham Barton, cornerback Al Blades Jr., wide receiver Jalon Calhoun, defensive tackles DeWayne Carter,…

Sales tax rules don’t make sense

By John Hood Raleigh, NC – I think the North Carolina General Assembly deserves loads of credit for making our tax code friendlier to growth, investment, and freedom. In one respect, however, the state still imposes too heavy a load.…

North Carolina Commissioner of Labor rejects new mask mandates

By Brianna Kraemer Raleigh, NC – North Carolina Commissioner of Labor Josh Dobson has rejected two petitions filed by left-leaning groups to reinstitute mask mandates and other distancing requirements for North Carolina businesses. The groups filed petitions asking the department to implement…

Pack Power: NC State takes down #2 seed Duke

Washington, D.C. – The NC State men’s defeated number two seed and 11th-ranked Duke, 74-69, Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament played at Capital One Arena. With the win, the Pack advances to the semifinals of the…