A Belgian furniture maker announced plans Wednesday to locate its new U.S. headquarters in High Point.
Last year the North Carolina General Assembly voted to end supplemental pay for teachers who earn master’s degrees. Even teachers who were at the time enrolled in Master’s programs would not get the ten percent supplement for their advanced degrees.
North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory returned Monday to Jamestown’s Ragsdale High School – his alma mater - to announce an increase in pay for new teachers.
More than 100 teachers, parents and community members gathered in Winston-Salem Wednesday to rally against education budget cuts. A similar rally was also held in Greensboro.
Governor Pat McCrory and other state officials gathered at a textile plant in Alamance County Monday afternoon to announce a new public-private partnership to help spark economic growth in the state.