A long caravan of cars paraded past Judge Lambeth’s house in Alamance County, that a recent consent order changing the bail structure in the county will bring enhanced justice for poor and working people in our communities.
A survey released May 7th, 2020 by ParentsTogether and Down Home North Carolina shows that, even after the CARES Act, NC families struggle to pay for necessities and with unemployment. However, most respondents do not support re-opening the economy now and would not resume normal activities if the economy were re-opened.
The North Carolina General Assembly is reconvening this week for a short session and it’s our moment to tell them: During the pandemic, we need PEOPLE to matter more than …
Rural North Carolina is bracing itself for the impacts of COVID-19. But for many local residents, like business owner Amanda, the impact is already here.
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Employer Kyle Coleman knows that with opening a new business comes a great responsibility: To pay his employees well and be a positive force in the community. L
COVID-19 will impact North Carolina’s rural communities and small towns differently than it may the bigger cities and urban areas. On one hand, people living with more space between them …
Down Home and the NC United for Survival and Beyond demands. Things have changed in North Carolina. Over the last three weeks, North Carolina schools have closed, a stay-at-home order …
From county commissioners to town halls, local government is where progress happens— or doesn’t. Local government is where we can start making our vision of the future a reality.