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Man charged with failing to perform fire inspection duties in Durham schools

November 23, 2022

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey today announced that Andrew Konrad Roesch, 56, of 7037 N.C. Highway 751, Durham, was charged with three misdemeanor counts of failing to perform fire inspection duties in Durham County Schools.

Man charged with failing to perform fire inspection duties in Durham schools

November 23, 2022

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey today announced that Andrew Konrad Roesch, 56, of 7037 N.C. Highway 751, Durham, was charged with three misdemeanor counts of failing to perform fire inspection duties in Durham County Schools.

Randolph County woman charged with insurance fraud, false pretense

November 23, 2022

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey today announced that Cassie Ann Gibson, 36, of 420 Brewer St., Asheboro, was charged with insurance fraud and obtaining property by false pretense, both felonies.

Governor Cooper Announces Members of Commission on the Governance of Public Universities in North Carolina

November 23, 2022

Today, Governor Roy Cooper appointed individuals to the Governor's Commission on the Governance of Public Universities in North Carolina. Earlier this month, Governor Cooper signed an Executive Order establishing the Commission to advise the Office of the Governor and the public on the status of public higher education governance in North Carolina and on strategies to successfully position the state’s universities and colleges to meet the needs of future students.

2022 Holiday Events and Programs

November 23, 2022

There’s a holiday happening to suit every taste at venues of the N.C. Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.  

Governor Cooper Pardons Two Turkeys from the Thanksgiving Table

November 22, 2022

Today, Governor Roy Cooper pardoned two turkeys, Biscuit and Tater, at the annual North Carolina Turkey Pardon Ceremony at the Executive Mansion. The Governor was joined by Butterball President and CEO Jay Jandrain and NC Poultry Federation Executive Director Bob Ford.

Final Certification Scheduled for Next Week After Audits to Confirm Counts

November 22, 2022

With post-election processes -- including required audits -- nearly complete, the NC State Board of Elections will meet on Tuesday, November 29, to certify final results of the 2022 general election.

Man charged with setting fire to Montgomery County church

November 22, 2022

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey today announced the arrest of an Eagle Springs man in the burning of a Montgomery County church that occurred Saturday night.

Man charged with setting fire to Montgomery County church

November 22, 2022

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey today announced the arrest of an Eagle Springs man in the burning of a Montgomery County church that occurred Saturday night.

Commissioner Causey issues statement on liquidation of Lindberg’s insurance companies

November 22, 2022

North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey issued the following statement on Monday’s decision by the Wake County Superior Court:

Motor Fuels Tax Rate Will Increase To 40.5 Cents Per Gallon In 2023

November 22, 2022

The motor fuels and alternative fuels tax rate for the period of Jan. 1, 2023, through Dec. 31, 2023, will increase from 38.5 cents to 40.5 cents per gallon.

State Board Meeting: November 29, 2022

November 21, 2022

The State Board of Elections will hold an in-person meeting beginning at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, November 29, 2022.

N.C. Parks and Recreation Authority Approves $17.4 Million for State Parks Capital Improvement and Land Acquisition Projects Across North Carolina

November 21, 2022

The North Carolina Parks and Recreation Authority, which oversees the Parks and Recreation Trust Fund (PARTF), recently approved $17.4 million to fund nine capital improvement projects and six land acquisitions for North Carolina state parks, according to the N.C. Division of Parks and Recreation. The Authority approved the investments at its meeting held Nov.

Tree Lighting Ceremony and Holiday Open House at State Capitol Set for Dec. 8

November 21, 2022

Join the North Carolina State Capitol and Governor Roy Cooper for the annual tree-lighting tradition on Thursday, Dec. 8.

North Carolina Governor’s Mansion Hosts Holiday Open House in December

November 21, 2022

RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina’s Executive Mansion, the “people’s house,” will open its historic doors again for the beloved annual Holiday Open House from Dec. 8 through Dec. 10.