Gantt Center exec to climb Truist Field in support of Black lungs

Sophia Matthews Partlow and her Black Lungs Matter team will take part in an annual climb sponsored by American Lung Association.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 25, 2021

Cooper increases occupancy limits, lifts curfew for on-site alcohol consumption

The governor's executive order will go in effect on Friday at 5 p.m.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 24, 2021

Cooper sets May 1 goal for statewide vaccination eligibility

The announcement puts North Carolina in line to meet a national vaccination goal set by President Joe Biden.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 18, 2021

‘A family decision’: JCSU professor pushes aside concerns to get vaccinated against Covid-19

Johnson C. Smith University hosted a mass vaccination event last weekend, emphasizing the need for communities of color to be protected.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 16, 2021

Homebound residents in Mecklenburg County now can get vaccinated at their homes

Residents eligible for this service will receive the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 12, 2021

Cooper moves up vaccine availability for people with chronic health problems

Eligibility for those in Group 4 will begin March 17. Those living in prisons, group homes and other congregate facilities also will be eligible.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 11, 2021

New guidance on life after vaccination

New Centers for Disease Control guidelines offer looser rules for vaccinated North Carolinians.
By Christian Green, Carolina Public Press | March 9, 2021

As Covid-19 cases decline, 3 millennials hope for better days

While hopeful that conditions will continue to improve, neither is willing to take unnecessary risks.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 9, 2021

Low Covid-19 vaccination rates reported for N.C.’s Hispanic residents

Only 2.5% of all vaccines administered in the state have been delivered to recipients who identify as Hispanic, state data show.
By Christian Green, Carolina Public Press | March 8, 2021

Covid-19 vaccination date moved up for N.C.’s essential workers

Gov. Roy Cooper also announced that Group 4 members with serious health conditions can get vaccinated starting March 24.
By Jonathan Limehouse | March 2, 2021