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HPU Poll: Presidential approval at 34%, governor approval at 43% in North Carolina

In a new High Point University Poll, North Carolinians gave President Joe Biden a job approval rating of 34%. A little more than one-half (55%) of North Carolina residents said they disapprove of the job President Biden is doing.

New Hanover County Board of Elections reviews ballots

It's been nearly a week since election night, and  New Hanover County is one step closer to results being made official.

Columbus County Commissioners seek additional $3.4M for school construction

On Thursday the Columbus County Board of Commissioners held an emergency meeting to discuss additional funding needed for school construction.

North Carolina legislators finalize redistricting maps

The North Carolina General Assembly has finalized maps for the state’s legislative and congressional districts that are supposed to last for the next decade.

Republicans win at least 50 House seats in Virginia

Republicans have won at least 50 seats in the Virginia House, ensuring at least a tie with Democrats who had fought to retain control.

Bill Saffo keeps longtime seat as Wilmington mayor

Longtime Wilmington Mayor Bill Saffo will keep his seat. He beat out his opponent Harper Peterson with more than 60 percent of the votes.

NC Democrats walk out to protest Republican joining House

Dozens of North Carolina House Democrats left the chamber when Republicans seated a new member who has said he was just outside the U.S. Capitol during the insurrection in January.

Brunswick County leaders vote to expand EMS services

Brunswick County will expand EMS coverage following a vote by county commissioners on Monday.

New Hanover County leaders approve 1898 declaration, new building height restrictions

The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners met on Monday, making a historic declaration and making changes to construction rules.

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Subway employee accused of stealing money from register; faces 24 counts of larceny

A now former Subway employee is accused of stealing money from the cash register on numerous occasions.

Student forced to clean school bathroom with toothbrush, grandmother says

A 9-year-old girl was told to clean a South Carolina elementary school bathroom with a toothbrush after she put too much tissue in the toilet, according to her grandmother.

Rittenhouse murder case thrown into jeopardy by mistrial bid

The murder case against Kyle Rittenhouse was thrown into jeopardy Wednesday when his lawyers asked for a mistrial over what appeared to be out-of-bounds questions asked of Rittenhouse by the chief prosecutor.

NC Marine heroes get mortgage of new house paid off in full

A Marine couple in Jacksonville, North Carolina, learned on national television that their new house had been fully paid off.