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November 23, 2015, No comments

Rutherford County charter school suspends clubs and seeks legal advice after criticism of gay-student support group. ACLU warns against discrimination.

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Late congressman Ballenger’s FBI file details threats and a robbery

November 16, 2015, No comments

Newly released documents reveal info about some of the longtime N.C. congressman's domestic challenges but nothing about his foreign policy disputes.

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UPDATED: WNC voters pick city, town governments

November 3, 2015, No comments

Unofficial election night results from cities, towns and villages across WNC updated as results come in. Spruce Pine tie broken after Thursday recount ...

Voters take to the booths at the Madison High School polling location in Madison County. At around 2 p.m. Tuesday, 194 voters had cast a ballot at the school. Colby Rabon/Carolina Public Press

CPP probes criminal records of WNC municipal candidates

October 26, 2015, No comments

Checking records for 2015 candidates in WNC identifies four with criminal convictions. Each spoke with CPP, as did one candidate with a long history o ...