Projects to Protect North Carolina Water and Land Awarded $14.6 MillionGrants to Protect Natural Areas, Waterways, Historic Sites and Military Buffers

Raleigh Sep 23, 2020 Grants totaling $14.6 million will fund 39 projects to protect North Carolina’s land and water from the mountains to the coast, Governor Roy Cooper announced today. The North Carolina Land and Water Fund, formerly known as the Clean…Read More »

WNC Livestock Expo Winners

Livestock winners at the Mountain State Fair announced The following were winners in beef, goat and sheep competitions held during the 2014 N.C. Mountain State Fair. Open Brahman Show Grand champion female shown by James Dobbins of Rutherford County. Reserve grand champion…Read More »

Senate passes legislation addressing Veterans’ toxic exposure

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs unanimously passed landmark legislation  that fundamentally reforms and improves how veterans exposed to toxic substances receive health care and benefits from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Legislation created a Center of Excellence…Read More »