Context on Russia-Ukraine War Issues

International tensions are only growing with the invasion of Ukraine by Russia. 

Enka Sugar Jets Are State Runners-up

Several local players earned all-WNC district honors. Enka girls’ head coach Kyle Reagan is the female squad coach of the year, leading his team to second best in the state.

Shaken Not Stirred

Cooper sanctions Russia, including ban on vodka made in that country.

Our State Remains a Battleground

In each recent election, North Carolina has proven to be a contentious state between Democrats and Republicans. 

Republicans Questioning Cooper Over Clean Energy Order

Three Republican lawmakers are questioning the legality and affordability of Gov. Roy Cooper’s latest executive action on clean energy, including how to pay for bridge and road repairs if electric vehicles replace gas-powered vehicles.

From Senator Edward’s Desk in Raleigh

Revenue in NC from military-related items is now at $66 billion annually and with 775,000 retired veterans living here, we are the 8th largest retired military population. It is our duty to support this critical leg of our economy, our national security, and those who serve us so gallantly.

School Choice: Conserving U$ Cash?

EdChoice Reports N.C. school choice programs save taxpayers up to $154.3 million. Less students enrolling in traditional public schools amounts to less education tax for North Carolina residents.

Government Transparency Act of 2021

Our NC General Assembley can still make history.

Lawmakers Approve Final Redistricting Maps

New election maps passed into law reshape the political districts of North Carolina.

Is There a Faulty Narrative Upon Which CRT is Built?

How Critical Race Theory (CRT) influences learning in schools.