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Veterans
8:12 am
Tue May 27, 2014

McCrory Announces Federal Grant for Veterans Life Center

Governor McCrory
Credit courtesy office of Governor McCrory

Governor Pat McCrory on Monday announced a $4.2 million grant to be used for the creation of a facility for homeless veterans.

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Minorities
6:51 am
Tue May 27, 2014

NC NAACP Leads Protesters to Legislative Offices

North Carolina Legislative Building in Raleigh
Credit By Abbylabar (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

The North Carolina NAACP and its "Moral Monday" legislative protest movement is going door-to-door with its message.

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10 Things to Know
6:25 am
Tue May 27, 2014

10 Things to Know for Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Partly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the upper 80s.
Credit WFDD/Steve Biddle

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday...

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Arts
11:03 am
Mon May 26, 2014

Meet the Artist: Mark Hampton of Hampton House Gallery

Mark Hampton of Hampton House Gallery

For Mark Hampton, framing is in his blood. His parents opened Hampton House Gallery back in 1977, and Mark’s been involved in the business in one way or the other ever since. Hampton House Art and Framing offers paintings, three dimensional art, and digital photographic restoration services, but it’s the framing that has captured Mark’s imagination the most. He’s attended several seminars and taken numerous framing courses, and he’s taught the adult learning course "Presentation and Care of Artwork" at Sawtooth School for Visual Art.

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Business
2:15 pm
Fri May 23, 2014

Reynolds American to Add 200 Jobs for E-Cig Expansion

North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (left) listens as Reynolds American Inc. CEO Susan Cameron discusses a plan to add manufacturing jobs and capacity at the company's Tobaccoville plant.
Credit WFDD photo by Celia Spell.

Reynolds American Inc. today announced plans to create 200 jobs as part of its campaign to take its line of electronic cigarettes nationwide.

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