NC Governor Cooper Orders Mosquito Control for Disaster Counties

Due to the increased populations of mosquitoes caused by flooding from Hurricane Florence, Governor Roy Cooper ordered $4 million to fund mosquito control efforts in counties currently under a major disaster declaration. Those counties include: Bladen, Beaufort, Brunswick, Carteret, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Duplin, Harnett, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lee, Lenoir, Continue Reading

Small Business Resources Deployed to Affected Communities

Small Business Resources Deployed to Affected Communities Public-private partnership formed to offer immediate and long-term recovery options to impacted small businesses Raleigh, NC-North Carolina’s leading state resources for small and midsize businesses are collaborating to provide a more streamlined and efficient recovery response to business owners affected by Hurricane Florence. Continue Reading

Pope says Catholic Church should not be judged by modern standards over sexual abuse scandal as he refuses to answer questions after 3,700 children were assaulted by German priests

By CHARLIE MOORE FOR MAILONLINE The pope said the Catholic Church should not be judged by modern standards over sexual abuse scandals as he refused to answer awkward questions in a carefully choreographed press conference on board the papal plane yesterday. Read more here https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-6209137/Pope-says-Catholic-Church-not-judged-modern-standards.html?ito=social-twitter_mailonline