Library funding becomes the 'nuclear option' as the battle over books escalates
Some libraries are now facing an existential threat: They could lose their public funding over books deemed inappropriate for young readers.
Congresswoman Kathy Manning (NC-06) was at a Winston-Salem restaurant Wednesday to talk about federal funding for the industry, which has struggled during the pandemic.
Guilford County Schools is asking for more funding from state lawmakers to help pay for rising costs associated with the coronavirus pandemic.
The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality says a funding shortfall in the state budget leaves little room to address growing concerns.
North Carolina is getting a $14 million cash boost to help with environmental preservation and restoration.