The announcement comes one day after a WBTV investigation that exposed new information showing leaders of the Charlotte Diocese, among others, knew of allegations of sexual abuse against two priests decades before either man was removed from ministry.
For months, WBTV has been gathering internal church documents, some dating back to the 1980s, related to two priests removed from their positions as pastors at churches in the Charlotte Diocese following reports of abuse.
SBI agents executed a search warrant on the sheriff's office as part of an investigation into allegations that the Sheriff's son, Jason Reid, had used a GPS tracking device that belongs to the office to stalk an ex-girlfriend.?
The board that NCDHHS established to determine which drugs are included on the Medicaid formulary is scheduled to meet again in September to consider changes, if any, to the formulary for opioid medications.
Court and police records show 54-year-old Randall Cole was arrested on the evening on August 8, 2018, by the North Carolina Highway Patrol on the entrance road leading to Alexander Correctional Institution in Taylorsville, NC.
The violent morning at the western North Carolina prison is the latest in a long string of incidents at prisons across the state dating back to at least last October, when four prison staff members were killed during an attempted escape at Pasquotank Correctional Institution.
Poor oversight and administration of a contract between the North Carolina Alcoholic Beverage Commission and its main logistics contractor has cost taxpayers more than $13 million, according to North Carolina State Auditor Beth Wood.
The city scored the lowest in access of the cities surveyed, with only 28 percent of residents living within a 10-minute walk from a park. TPL studies have ranked Charlotte at the bottom for five years now.