Category: WSIC State News

WSIC Statewide News Stories

Rocky Mount Woman Sentenced to 71 Months in Prison for Drug & Firearm Charges

A Rocky Mount woman was sentenced yesterday to 71 months in prison for conspiring to distribute heroin…

Supreme Court Makes It Easier for Republican Leaders on Voter ID Law

The Supreme Court ruled yesterday that Republican legislative leaders in North Carolina can act in court to…

NC House Considers Bill That Allows Any Voter to Vote in the Uniform of Their Job

With the North Carolina House of Representatives yesterday considering a bill to mandate that no voter be denied the…

NC Supreme Court Rules that HOAs Cannot Prohibit Solar Panels on Homes

Solar Power World is reporting that last week, the Supreme Court of North Carolina issued an order in a…

Larger, Wealthy North Carolina Hospital Systems Enjoyed Record Profits During Pandemic Transferring More Wealth from Citizens to Themselves

Taxpayer-funded COVID relief gave a huge wealth transfer to wealthy hospital systems. Even as they complained of…

NC Sports Gambling Bill Moves Forward in House

A late-session effort to authorize and regulate sports gambling in North Carolina pressed forward yesterday in the…

Fayetteville Teen Takes Grandfather’s Car for Joy Ride and Crashes into Two Houses

A Fayetteville teenager taking a joyride in his grandfather’s car lost control and crashed into two homes…

SECU Foundation Grants Housing Consultants Group $40K

SECU Foundation recently announced a $40,000 grant for the Housing Consultants Group (HCG), a non-profit that provides…

Honda Aircraft Company Extends Partnership with FlightSafety International

In Greensboro yesterday, Honda Aircraft Company and FlightSafety International announced a 25-year extension to their existing 15-year-old…

Serial Killer in North Carolina Pleads Guilty to Kidnappings & Deaths of 4 Women from the Carolinas

A North Carolina man described as a serial killer by law enforcement and who is tied to…