CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A news release from Senator Thom Tillis’ campaign highlighted a Raleigh News & Observer article yesterday which states that the bipartisan Paycheck Protection Program that Senator Tillis championed has helped save over one million North Carolina jobs. According to The News & Observer article, “loans for under $150,000 retained 497,003 jobs and…

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by Emma Schambach, Carolina Journal News Service RALEIGH — Incoming University of North Carolina System President Peter Hans has accepted a $400,000 base salary — significantly less than the earnings of some peers and predecessors. But the pay, outlined in a five-year contract, is accompanied by hefty, performance-based bonuses. If executed correctly, the contract could…

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RALEIGH, N.C. — According to a release from the N.C. Department of Health & Human Services, North Carolina’s COVID-19 numbers as of 12:05 p.m. on Monday, July 6 are:  NC Cases  NC Deaths  NC Tests Completed   NC Currently  Hospitalized  74,529  1,398  1,051,846  982 More data is available online at covid19.ncdhhs.gov/dashboard.

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RICHMOND, Va. and CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Dominion Energy (NYSE: D) and Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) today announced the cancellation of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (“ACP”) due to ongoing delays and increasing cost uncertainty which threaten the economic viability of the project. Thomas F. Farrell, II, Dominion Energy chairman, president, and chief executive officer, and Lynn…

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