WHITEVILLE, N.C. (WECT) - Speakers gave passionate speeches at a community meeting hosted by the Columbus County chapter of NAACP Tuesday night, urging residents to vote and take action to end racism in the area.
Incumbent state senator Michael Lee (R-New Hanover) has filed a lawsuit against his opponent in the upcoming General Election, Marcia Morgan, and her campaign committee over a television ad running for the District 7 race.
The 'North Carolina Network for Fair, Safe, and Secure Elections' will host a town hall in Wilmington to address public concerns about elections in North Carolina. The event will feature cybersecurity experts, election officials, and election law attorneys from both sides of the aisle, who are working to foster confidence in the electoral process.
Nearly all candidates running for seats on the Columbus County and Whiteville City Boards of Education will take part in candidate forums starting at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 29, in the auditorium at Southeastern Community College in Whiteville.
The North Carolina State Board of Elections has approved One-Stop Early Voting sites and hours ahead of the November 8, 2022 General Election. The early voting period begins at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 20, and ends at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 5.
Ending cancer as we know it. President Biden will give a speech Monday in Boston on his plan to find a cure for the disease. What the White House says we can expect to hear about the president’s ‘Cancer Moonshot.’
Two members of North Carolina's congressional delegation, Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) and Rep. David Rouzer (R-NC7) have publicly opposed President Joe Biden's proposal to cancel up to $20,000 of student loan debt for millions of borrowers.
The U.S. Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals stopped a state criminal investigation into North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein on Tuesday. The ruling comes one day after a Wake County grand jury signed off on the first of a two-part process to seek charges against Stein.
Senator Thom Tillis of North Carolina voted against final passage of the PACT Act, which expands health care and disability benefits for millions of veterans exposed to toxic burn pits. His colleague from the Tar Heel state, Sen. Richard Burr, voted for the bill.