Print Editions

  • Volume 15, Number 8 – August 2006

    Cover • Spending prompts fears of shortfall in ’07 • Attempts to address lobbying reform called ‘bizarre’ North Carolina • ‘Gay Teenager’ seminar was held despite school promises, page 5 • Governor’s School makes last-minute R-rated movie switch, page 5 Education • Employee communication skills worsening, page 8…

  • Volume 15, Number 7 – July 2006

    Cover • Decipering school administrator pay difficult • Greensboro shooting report prompts diverse reactions North Carolina • Complaint seeks info on payday lending campaign contributions, page 4 • Federal grand jury finds Gaskill guilty, page 4 Education • Online schools could be wave of future for cyber charters,…

  • Volume 15, Number 6 – June 2006

    Cover • Gov. Easley got pricey lot at bargain price, Page 1 • New state ethics bill would set bar higher for officials, Page 1 North Carolina • Christian rights organization warns DPI about non-public claims, Page 4 • Continued Northeast Partnership conflicts concern state auditors, Page 4…

  • Volume 15, Number 5 – May 2006

    Cover • Groups circumvented state records law, p. 1 • State audit critical of Northeast Partnership, p. 1 North Carolina • Atkinson: Governor’s School ‘Not Public’ as defined by law, p. 4 • Expert: Beware of bias in debate over global warming, p. 5 • S.C. woman…

  • Volume 15, Number 4 – April 2006

    Cover • Easley didn’t disclose before marina vote • Northeast Partnership ends contract with CEO Rick Watson North Carolina • Group says gay seminar illegal, p. 4 • Governor’s budget priorities, p. 9 Education • Lindalyn Kakadelis commentary: Two Educational Philosophies, p. 9 • Extra-curricular activities grow…

  • Volume 15, Number 3 – March 2006

    Cover • Funding gaps, delays plague N.C. roads • Transit — especially rail — likely to be hot session topic North Carolina • League of Municipalities backed New London in court case • Friends throw retirement party for former ferry director • North Carolina’s new identity law…

  • Volume 15, Number 2 – February 2006

    Cover • Parents Protest Elite School’s Seminar on Gays • Fifty Gay & Lesbian Alliance Clubs Exist at NC Schools North Carolina • Salisbury Attorney Calls for Repeal of State Gas-Tax Increase • State House Begins Post-Kelo Review of Eminent Domain • Federal Grand Jury Indicts Ferry…

  • Volume 15, Number 1 – January 2006

    Cover • Roanoke Rapids Projects Tap Public Funds • Most Partnerships Manage to Avoid Conflicts of Interest North Carolina • State Rep. Bill Faison Says He’s ‘Incidental’ Defender of Black • Ballance Feted, Then Prison Education • Dropping Enrollment Doesn’t Bring Decrease in Adminstrators • Kakadelis Commentary:…

  • Volume 14, Number 12 – December 2005

    Cover • Immigration Issue Reaching ‘Critical Mass’ • Influx of Hispanic Immigrants Hitting Schools Hardest North Carolina • Black Congressmen Decline to Condemn NC State Professor • Economic Developer Questions Targeted State Incentives Education • Teacher Pay Decision Rewards Political Ally • Burdensome Regulatons Inhibit Participation in…

  • Volume 14, Number 11 – November 2005

    Cover • N.C. Wonders What to Expect From Lottery • Supreme Court Case Could Affect Incentives Programs North Carolina • Experts Weigh Lottery’s Effects • Gambling Studied as Pathology • Coble, Myrick Called “Tax Heroes” • Commerce Settles CJ Access Case Education • Military-Type Training Puts…