Democratic Attorney General Roy Cooper and Republican Gov. Pat McCrory are in a squabble over power plant rules released by President Barack Obama's administration. Cooper wants to challenge McCrory for governor. The emission limits led McCrory's environment secretary to pen an unusual newspaper column criticizing Cooper's views.
Nearly 1000 students are absent from Person County Schools as a response from the CDC is expected soon.
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Hurricane Fran made landfall September 5, 1996 along the southern coast of North Carolina with sustained winds of 115mph.
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