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Tuesday, 03 December 2019 15:46

NCDOT drone program wins Cleantech Innovation Award

RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Transportation’s innovative drone program has earned another award, this time for the use of drones to deliver medical supplies and the positive environmental impact the initiative will have in the future.

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RALEIGH — Drones are a popular holiday gift, but it’s important new drone owners take time to know how to safely fly an unmanned aircraft.

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Wednesday, 11 September 2019 15:31

More accolades for NCDOT drone program

ST. PAUL, Minn. — The N.C. Department of Transportation has been honored by a national organization for its pioneering use of drones to respond to hurricanes and deliver medical supplies.

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Thursday, 25 July 2019 15:17

NCDOT wants public input on drones

RALEIGH — The N.C. Department of Transportation is seeking public feedback on the use of drones, which are quickly becoming an important part of the state’s transportation landscape. 

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CHICAGO — The N.C. Department of Transportation has received national honors for its innovative use of drones during the state’s coordinated response to Hurricane Florence.

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McLaughlin's 4th-quarter charg…

RED SPRINGS — The Richmond Senior High School boys’ basketball team rebounded and returned to the win column during Monday’s Martin Luther King Jr. Classic at Red Springs High School. Read more

Dental director recipient of F…

PINEHURST— Sharon Nicholson Harrell, DDS, MPH, FAGD, director of FirstHealth Dental, has been named the 2020 recipient of the FirstHealth MLK Leadership Award. Dr. Harrell was presented the honor during... Read more

Lady Raiders bounce Village Ch…

FAYETTEVILLE — The pieces continue to fall in place for the Richmond Senior High School girls’ basketball team as it picked up its 12th win of the season Monday. Read more

UNC Pembroke announces Chancel…

PEMBROKE — The University of North Carolina at Pembroke has released the Chancellor’s list and Honors list for Fall 2019. Read more

Does more money for education …

RALEIGH — Twenty-five years ago, Robert Leandro and his mother, Kathleen Leandro, lent their name to one of the most significant education lawsuits in North Carolina history. At the time... Read more

COLUMN: Partisan battle extend…

 Everyone knows that North Carolina is a closely divided purple state. Everyone knows that in 2020, many statewide races and control of the state legislature will be hotly contested. And... Read more

BREAKING: Hood continues famil…

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond Senior High School junior quarterback Caleb Hood has announced his verbal commitment to play at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Read more

Richmond basketball teams set …

ROCKINGHAM — Although Richmond County Schools students and faculty will have Monday off to observe Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the Richmond Senior High School varsity basketball teams will hit... Read more

Nicholson battles to 1st-place…

ST. PAULS — Competing in the annual Bulldog Brawl at St. Pauls High School, the Richmond Senior High School wrestling team continued to get more experience on the mat as... Read more

TOP STORY: Raider quarterback Hood continues family tradition and verbally commits to UNC Read more