Got To Be NC Festival

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The 2014 Got to Be NC Festival is scheduled for May 16-18 at the State Fairgrounds. Join friends and family for three great days of down-home celebration, North Carolina-style. Admission is free. Festival Gate Hours Friday: Noon – 10 p.m.…

Global Appalachia Eye Opener Workshop Here on May 15

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Raleigh, N.C. – N.C. Commerce Secretary Sharon Decker announced today that the International Trade Division (ITD), in partnership with the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) has established an educational series entitled Global Appalachia Eye Opener Workshops. The workshops will consist of…

Governor Announces Coal Ash Plan

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Raleigh, NC - Governor Pat McCrory announced a plan today that would address coal ash ponds and strengthen environmental and health regulations. The initiative would result in the conversion or closure of all the state’s coal ash ponds, close loopholes in…