Category: WSIC State News

WSIC Statewide News Stories

NC Gas Prices Increase…Again

Average gasoline prices in North Carolina have risen 13.0 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging…

Modular Home Builder Expansion to Bring 182 Jobs to Southeastern NC

A modular and manufactured home builder is expanding to southeastern North Carolina, bringing in 182 jobs over…

Attorney General for NC Praises FCC for Work on Stopping Robocalls

Attorney General Josh Stein on Friday praised the FCC for adopting new rules to prevent illegal robocalls…

Hyundai Ditches Idea to Open Plant in NC: Opts for Georgia Instead

After weeks of speculation, car giant Hyundai Motor Group yesterday officially announced plans to invest more than…

This Week at NCDOT: Preparing for Hurricane Season and Celebrating Ferry Division Anniversary

The following are highlights from this week at the N.C. Department of Transportation: Department Prepares for Hurricane…

Flag Alert: Lowering Flags in Honor of Former NC Rep. George Graham

Roy Cooper ordered all United States and North Carolina flags at state facilities to be lowered to…

Improvement Coming to Intersection in Rowan County

The N.C. Department of Transportation will temporarily close part of a Rowan County road for a construction…

NC’s Unemployment Rate Down 0.1 Percentage Point

North Carolina’s seasonally adjusted April 2022 unemployment rate was 3.4 percent, decreasing 0.1 of a percentage point…

NC Attorney General Josh Stein Wants Banks to Stop Charging Overdraft Fees

Black and Latino households are impacted by overdraft fees at higher rates, according to NC Attorney General…

Pat McCrory Tests Positive Day After Election

Former North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory said he tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday, a day after…