From L to R: Kyona Kelley, Porche Vann, Yeshera Douglas protest for higher wages outside a Little Caesar's in Fayetteville.
‘I Make Less Than a Two-Topping Pizza’: Inside NC’s Fight for a $15 Wage

As President Biden calls for a $15 federal minimum age, some in NC are struggling to make ends meet today.

A medical professional heads to the parking lot  at BoJangles Arena  in Charlotte to administer the Covid-19 vaccine to a patient in their vehicle. Photo by Grant Baldwin for Courier Newsroom.
A Meaningful Milestone: Teachers in at Least One NC County Get Vaccinated

Revised state guidelines moved NC teachers up in priority for the COVID-19 vaccine, with vaccinations already happening in at least one Eastern North Carolina school district.

Gov. Roy Cooper said Tuesday that, as cases continue to surge, more coronavirus vaccines are on the way. (Image via NC DPS)
Cooper: More Vaccine Doses Coming to NC as Cases Spike

Coronavirus vaccines are coming, but Cooper and NC faith leaders make case for virtual worship services as holidays approach.

A remote classroom in Denver, Colo., in August. Some teachers and parents are fired up about plans to return students to classrooms in NC for federally required end-of-year testing. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Incoming NC Schools Superintendent Catherine Truitt: Testing Decision Is Out Of My Hands

Many are fired up about plans to force NC students back into school for federally-required testing despite a coronavirus surge.

Pfizer headquarters in New York on Dec. 2, 2020. The Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine is expected to be available in the coming weeks for some in North Carolina. (Photo by Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)
The Coronavirus Vaccine Is Coming to North Carolina. Here’s What We Know.

Where will you get a coronavirus vaccine in NC? What's it cost? Who gets first dibs? And is the pandemic over (nope)? We have the answers.

Lacie Fisher, a 15-year-old from Haywood County, NC, died in December 2019 from complications of the flu. Her mother is urging people to get the flu vaccine to head off such a tragedy. (Image via Roz Fisher)
COVID-19 is a Threat. But North Carolinians Can’t Overlook Flu Season.

'You never think you're going to die from it, but Lacie is proof you can.'