You have about a 1 in 175 million chance of winning the Powerball jackpot, according to the N.C. Education Lottery.
A school system in our state is spending taxpayer money to snoop on students' Facebook and Twitter pages when they're not in class. It continues a disturbing trend of extending public schools' disciplinary authority into the...
Oh, good grief. Winston-Salem restaurant owner Mary Haglund offered a random 15-percent discount to customers who pray in public, and cyberspace warriors, the mass media and so-called religious freedom activists all but lost their lunch.
Richmond County Schools' next superintendent will have a full plate as he or she adjusts to the new role with the 2014-15 school year just weeks away.
Some state lawmakers tried to slam the doors shut on the public this week, and Richmond County's Sen. Gene McLaurin served as a sorely needed doorstop.
The bird. The finger. The Bronx salute. It's as old as ancient Rome, and over the centuries, the hand gesture hasn't lost its peculiar power to offend.
“Voluntary tax” sounds like as much of an oxymoron as “dry lake.” But in Richmond County, the first seemingly contradictory phrase could be the solution for the second.