Construction of the two 150-foot-tall domes is a project by the wood pellet company Enviva. The facility will be used to receive, store and ship wood pellets. Residents are concerned about the location, just 200 feet from the neighborhood's boundaries. 07:48 AM
President Barack Obama is holding a town-hall meeting Friday at Benedict College in Columbia to discuss the importance of community involvement. It is his first visit to South Carolina since being elected in 2008. The visit comes on the eve of the 50th anniversary of the Selma voting-rights marches.
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An attorney for Rasheed Sulaimon says an investigation into claims against the former Duke University guard was closed when claims couldn't be substantiated, according to a report in the Raleigh News & Observer. Sulaimon was dissmissed from the team by coach Mike Krzyzewski in January
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Business Owner Launches Port City App
The Port City now fits in the palm of your hand. On Thursday, Slice of Life owner Ray Worrell officially launched a free app which solely highlights downtown eateries, shops and attractions. 03/05/2015 06:24 PM
NC Rep. McHenry Introduces 'No Free Rides Act'
As federal judges debate whether President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration is legal, a North Carolina congressman is promoting legislation that would block tax benefits for undocumented immigrants. With the No Free Rides Act, Rep. Patrick McHenry wants to ban any undocumented immigrant from using the earned income tax credit. 08:51 AM
Gov. McCrory Announces Initiative to Find Jobs for Veterans, Keep Them in NC
A new initiative from the governor's office will help veterans find jobs in our state. 03/05/2015 08:39 PM
Ringling Bros. to Eliminate Elephant Acts from Circus
It's the end of an era for the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus' iconic elephant acts. The company announced on Thursday it will phase out the elephants from their traveling circus performances by 2018. 03/05/2015 06:39 PM
State Board of Education Votes to Revoke Charters from Some Charter Schools
For just the third time in North Carolina's history, the State Board of Education voted Thursday to revoke the charter of a public charter school. 03/05/2015 09:01 PM
Through My Eyes
In this series, "Through My Eyes," Time Warner Cable News reporters speak with African-American youth and adults about the issues black males face and how they feel in today's America. How has the country progressed since the Civil Rights marches of the 1960s and how do African-American men feel they are perceived in today's world? Watch it the full special now!
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LaGuardia Airport Shuts Down After Plane Skids Off Runway
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Drastic Weather Changes for Thursday
A sharp cold front will make for a great variation in temperatures across North Carolina Thursday. As cold air moves in from the north, rain may turn to a wintry mix in some locations by Thursday evening. 03/05/2015 09:26 AM
ACC Tournament Shares Rich History With City of Greensboro
It began at the Sedgefield Inn when seven universities pulled out of the Southern Conference in May of 1953, and one month later the ACC was formed. In December, Virginia joined. Women have been playing in the ACC every year since 1978, a few years before the first NCAA championships for women. 03/05/2015 01:30 PM
Workshop Teaches Military Women How to Succeed as Entrepreneurs
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