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RALEIGH — It’s a classic “he said, he said.”

While a majority of the Democratic caucus was absent, Speaker of the House Tim Moore, R-Cleveland, on the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 11 called for a vote to override the governor’s budget veto.

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 15:31

More accolades for NCDOT drone program

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — The N.C. Department of Transportation has been honored by a national organization for its pioneering use of drones to respond to hurricanes and deliver medical supplies.

RALEIGH — The U.S. Supreme Court in 2012 made it optional for states to expand Medicaid, and several immediately signed on. A few resisted, including North Carolina, and have yet to pass an expansion bill. Still others opted for a more Republican-friendly expansion, encouraging competition among health insurers and personal responsibility among enrollees.

RALEIGH — North Carolina’s voter map drama turned more theatrical, as state senators literally rolled out a lottery machine to randomly select their starter map.

ROCKINGHAM — As election results filtered in, state Sen. Dan Bishop took the lead to win the 9th Congressional District race.

ROCKINGHAM — New city garbage trucks should be on the way soon.

ROCKINGHAM — A woman is facing criminal charges after allegedly breaking into several vehicles and a home last week.

ROCKINGHAM — The East Rockingham Fire Department will be under new leadership following the Monday night resignation of Mitchell Watson.

ROCKINGHAM — Social Security scammers are reportedly still trying to con Richmond County residents into giving out personal information.

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