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Two York County lawmakers – Tommy Pope and Ralph Norman – will help lead the re-examination of how to police State House members’ ethics.
The way North Carolina high schools assign A’s and B’s could soon change as the state Board of Education examines the standard grading scale.
Dozens of breast cancer survivors joined track officials in applying pink paint to the pit wall on the home stretch of the speedway.

Boone-based Samaritan's Purse is airlifting more than 200,000 pounds of protective supplies to Liberia to help the West African nation fight the deadly Ebola virus.

Trilogy Lake Norman will be geared to Baby Boomers and have 1,650 homes when complete by 2021.

The 20-year-old Clemson University student who fell to his death from a cruise ship mast may have been knocked off by the ship’s radar monitor as he and four other passengers perched on the mast to watch the sun rise over Miami.

Police said Christopher “CJ” Jones, 22, is known to frequent the West Boulevard area.

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