Press Releases

North Carolina Prepares for Another Round of Winter Weather

Thursday, Jan 10, 2019 4:58 PM

North Carolina is preparing for another round of winter weather expected this weekend and now is the time for people to get ready, especially in the mountains and foothills, Governor Roy Cooper said Thursday. 

Governor Offers Reward in Wake County Murder

Friday, Dec 21, 2018 4:15 PM

Governor Roy Cooper announced today that the State of North Carolina is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the murder of United States Army Specialist Jose Juan Melendez, Jr., age 31.

Governor Cooper Reminds Drivers that Winter Danger is Not Over

Tuesday, Dec 11, 2018 12:23 PM

As the weather warms today, North Carolina’s interstates and major highways are returning to normal, but many secondary roads and neighborhood streets are still treacherous. Governor Roy Cooper urged people to be remain cautious if venturing out onto the roadways.

Governor Cooper Urges Residents to Stay Off Roads

Sunday, Dec 9, 2018 12:00 PM

With much of North Carolina under several inches of snow and more snow and ice on the way, Governor Cooper is urging residents to stay off roads that are extremely dangerous in many areas.

North Carolina prepares for major winter blast

Thursday, Dec 6, 2018 12:09 PM

Governor Roy Cooper is urging North Carolinians to watch the forecast closely and prepare their homes and families for winter weather arriving this weekend, as the state gets ready for the first major winter storm of the season.

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