Commissioners voted 5 to 2 to approve the plan and the cost-sharing agreement.
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North Carolina Democrats are calling the Republican-backed proposal “shockingly horrible.”
Bryant was charged with child abuse and involuntary manslaughter in connection with the child’s death.
“I can’t live off my wages,” one instructor said.
“There’s a difference between differences of opinion and negating the facts, and that’s when it gets dangerous,” one organizer said.
They held a rally Wednesday trying to get the Senate to act now on House Bill 13.
The superintendent is asking the county for a record $56 million increase in local funding to meet the state mandate.
First responders risked their lives as they spent hours working to control the flames.
After meeting with state lawmakers, they introduced a bill called “Rylan’s Law” last week.
“He was one of the strongest, most disciplined people I know. And, he could not beat this,” Nelson said.