Everyone has been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, but perhaps none have suffered as much as senior citizens in long-term care facilities who find themselves even more isolated than before.
Schools around the state will be closed through at least May 15, but students in Macon County are still doing classwork even though the details of that work are being worked out.
The N.C. Restaurant and Lodging Association Foundation has set up a relief fund to provide financial assistance to laid-off employees in the hospitality industry, including restaurants.
Among the frustrations voiced by residents of Western North Carolina about operations at Mission Health hospitals since their acquisition by HCA, perhaps the most controversial issue is forensic te