The UNC Board of Governors approved tuition and fee increases Friday that will average 4.3 percent for in-state undergraduates across the university system’s campuses. That brings the average cost to $6,448.88 per year for North Carolina residents.
Jim Grant was a member of the ‘Charlotte Three.’ Decades ago he was at the center of a drama that made national headlines and drew the interest of writer James Baldwin, activist Angela Davis and Amnesty International.
This commemorative book by
The Charlotte Observer celebrates the life and career of the
legendary N.C. basketball coach. The book, with a foreword
by former Tar Heel star Phil Ford, includes dozens
of color and black-and-white photos from the Observer archives. The
book will be available on March 4 for $14.95, plus shipping &
tax. To preorder, click here.
The nomination of Loretta Lynch as attorney general moves to the full Senate, where she faces the opposition of the two senators from North Carolina, her native state: Republicans Thom Tillis and Richard Burr.
With many school systems closed in the Charlotte area, the bulk of the N.C. High School Athletic Association schedule will be pushed to Friday. In Asheville, which got up to six inches of snow, the N.C. Independent Schools completed its quarterfinals Thursday. Here’s the full roundup of all of Thursday’s action.
Source: Carolina Panthers defensive end Greg Hardy, who spent the majority of the 2014 season on the NFL commissioner’s exempt list, will seek immediate reinstatement in light of Minnesota running back Adrian Peterson’s victory over the league in court on Thursday.
Martin Truex Jr. had ‘by far the best Speedweeks of my career,’ which he capped with an eighth-place finish in the Daytona 500. Now it’s on to Atlanta Motor Speedway with momentum and the hope his Speedweeks is a harbinger for a bounce-back season.
Tom Hanchett, the curator of the Levine Museum of the New South, is always putting groups together for a food adventure. For Asian New Year, he had scheduled a trip Feb. 16 to a local Korean restaurant for traditional dumpling soup with rice cakes.
Christians have been a divided group for many centuries. The modern wrinkle is that the fight over what is Christian and what is not has gone ideological, pitting conservative Christians against liberal Christians.