Category: State

News from around the state

Pause To Remember September 11, 2001

Eighteen years ago, our country, way of life, and freedoms came under attack. The events of that harrowing morning changed our nation, our communities, and our families forever.

Motorists May Find Savings At Gas Pump This Fall

When filling-up at the pump this fall, the majority of U.S. motorists will find savings of potentially more than 25-cents/gallon compared to this summer.

State News Roundup

Various news items from around the state

Slow-moving Dorian To Make Dangerously Close Approach To Florida Coast Before It Targets Carolinas


Hurricane Dorian was on the move again Tuesday — albeit a slow one — after parking itself over Grand Bahama Island for more than 12 hours Monday evening into Tuesday morning and relentlessly thrashing the island. A little more than 100 miles away from West Palm Beach, Florida, Dorian crawled northwest at 2 mph.

AAA Carolinas Urges Safe Driving Ahead Of Labor Day Weekend

With an estimated 1,126,820 North Carolinians and 502,640 South Carolinians packing their bags for one last vacation of the summer – a 3% increase from last year – AAA Carolinas is reminding everyone to be safe on the roads and in their travels.

Wet Weather Ahead

A tropical depression is likely to form by Saturday night, according To NWS-WILMINGTON.

Free Robeson County Arts Council Event Planned

The Carolina Civic Center Historic Theater in downtown Lumberton, NC, will host a free art reception for an exhibition featuring Robeson County Arts Council member artists.

VA Implements MISSION Act With New Urgent Care Benefit

As you may know, VA implemented the MISSION Act on June 6. But one of the lesser known provisions of the law established a new urgent care benefit that allows eligible Veterans access to urgent and walk-in care at participating clinics in their communities.

Gracen Grainger Crowned Miss Clemson Teen USA

Gracen Grainger was crowned Miss Clemson Teen USA on July 28, 2019 in Walhalla, SC.

National Safe Digging Day Serves To Educate Public About Damage Prevention

National 811 Day is Sunday, and Dominion Energy urges homeowners and professional excavators to put safety first by calling 811 to have underground utility lines located before any digging project.