Displaying items by tag: Commissioner of Labor

Wednesday, 14 October 2020 11:07

OPINION: COVID shapes debate on worker safety

For 16 years, former state Rep. Cherie Berry has served as North Carolina’s labor commissioner. Now she’s retiring, and another Republican state representative, Josh Dobson of McDowell County, is running to replace her.

Published in Opinion

RALEIGH — Reopening the economy during COVID-19 is a hotly contested issue in the race for N.C. Commissioner of Labor.

Published in Local News

Ratliff's 27 points guide Lady…

SOUTHERN PINES — Unlike the last time the two teams met in early December, the Lady Raiders didn’t need overtime to defeat Pinecrest High School on Wednesday. Read more

Raiders edged late by Pinecres…

SOUTHERN PINES — The Richmond Senior High School boys’ basketball team suffered its first loss of the season on Wednesday. Read more

COVID cases remain relatively …

ROCKINGHAM — New COVID cases in Richmond County remain relatively low as the Omicron surge seems to be declining. Read more

Sandhills Center announces Feb…

WEST END — The Family Support and Community Collaboration Programs are funded by Sandhills Center and conducted through a contract with North Carolina Families United. The programs support families of... Read more

Robinson raises $1.5 million f…

RALEIGH — With campaign finance reports coming later this month, North Carolina Lt. Gov. Mark Robinson's campaign announced that he has raised more than $1.5 million. The donations come from... Read more

Earls on CNN Supreme Court sho…

RALEIGH — The Democratic frontrunner in North Carolina's U.S. Senate race and a sitting state Supreme Court justice both appear on a high-profile shortlist of candidates to replace U.S. Supreme... Read more

Raiders split with Lee County…

HAMLET — The Richmond Raider wrestling team wrapped up its regular season with two matches on its home mat on Tuesday. Read more

Montgomery County felon charge…

NORMAN — A convicted felon from Montgomery County currently on probation is in the Richmond County Jail after allegedly walking down the road waving a gun. Read more

OPINION: NC GOP’s judicial imp…

Impeachment. Like the snowflakes that flew last week in many parts of North Carolina, that word has been in the air in the state capital of late – darting here... Read more



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