Sharon Nunn


From state cats to CAT scans: House Bill 161

A bill filed in 2015 about adopting an official state cat changed from legislation to name the bobcat as North Carolina's official feline to a bill attempting to end the state’s much protested certificate of need system.

A rundown of the NC General Assembly's latest bills

Possum Drop could return The North Carolina Possum Drop tradition — which had comedian John Oliver in fits of laughter during his visit to Durham in December — might be returning this year. A proposal making its way through the legislature would allow a live animal to be part of the Brasstown Possum Drop.