The Universal Society of Hinduism is encouraging North Carolina schools to recognize Diwali, a five-day festival of lights that celebrates the last harvest before winter and the triumph of good over evil.
Part of Duke Energy’s plan for cleaning up its coal ash basins includes relocating millions of tons of ash to Chatham and Lee counties.
State funding to UNC-system centers and institutes has eroded with each fiscal cycle, with a most recent cutback targeting UNC’s James B. Hunt Jr. Institute for Educational Leadership and Policy.
A bill in the North Carolina Senate would halt solar energy growth and could deter solar farm companies from building in the state.