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    Jun. 25—HIGH POINT — A charity bike ride in High Point organized by the foundation of NASCAR Hall of Fame driver Bobby Labonte has left the city. The ride, now called the Labonte Roubaix, will be held instead at Bowman Gray Stadium in Winston-Salem on Aug. 21. It was held in downtown High Point for several years until 2020, when it was postponed during the coronavirus pandemic. Last year, the ...

      Jun. 24—A Lake Norman mansion just became the highest-priced home sold in the Charlotte region in 2021, according to Canopy MLS, which lists homes for sale by Charlotte area real estate agents. The 9,894-square-foot mansion in The Peninsula community in Cornelius sold for $6.25 million on June 16, Canopy MLS spokeswoman Kim Walker said Wednesday. Charlotte businessman Riaz Syed and his wife, ...

        Jun. 24—RALEIGH — Gov. Roy Cooper has nominated Elizabeth Biser, a North Carolina-based executive at a national recycling nonprofit, to take over the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality. The nomination marks the second time that Cooper will try to fill a DEQ secretary role that was vacated earlier this year when Michael Regan was confirmed as administrator of the U.S. Environmental ...

          Jun. 24—The state's two top economic development organizations — the Commerce Department and the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina — have released more than 1,000 pages of records related to their recruitment of Apple to Research Triangle Park. The successful recruitment, which Apple says will lead to 3,000 new jobs in RTP, led to the state awarding the company its ...

          CONCORD – The Cabarrus County Convention & Visitors Bureau welcomes Alex Morales as Sales Manager. In this role, Morales will promote Cabarrus County, North Carolina as a destination for groups including meetings and conventions, sporting events, car clubs and more.

          Jan. 27—RALEIGH — Officials with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission request that anyone filing a 2022 North Carolina state tax return consider donating a portion of their refund to the N.C. Nongame and Endangered Wildlife Fund. Contributions will support research and conservation management projects for the state's most vulnerable wildlife populations. "The tax-check off program is the ...

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          The Cabarrus County Sheriff’s Office and Sheriff Van Shaw welcomed new deputies who completed the Rowan-Cabarrus Community College Fall 2022 Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET).

          North Carolina’s state auditor and the panel that disciplines physicians are at odds over a performance review of the state Medical Board. The state auditor's office released the report on Thursday and found shortcomings in the board's investigative process. The authors complained they were hamstrung to complete their objectives to examine how the board handled complaints against the 57,000 medical professionals it regulates. They cite the board's refusal to provide details about thousands of investigations covering a two-year period. The board defended its work, and says that state and federal law prevents broad access to the records because they contain medical and investigative information.

          Here are photos from last night's Cheney watch party, where the congresswoman told supporters that she had conceded to Harriet Hageman.

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