Have You Heard? The President Is Coming To Raleigh (And Nine More Headlines of Interest)

Jan 15, 2014

President Obama speaking in Mooresville, NC on a previous trip.
Credit The White House

Good morning. Here are some of the top headlines from around the state that we're keeping an eye on.

  1. Obama will announce new research institute at NCSU (The News & Observer)
  2. Expect traffic delays due to President's visit (WRAL)
  3. Obama's visit meant as a distraction from political setbacks? (The News & Observer)
  4. Senator Kay Hagan is said to be "snubbing" the president today (Opposing Views blog)
  5. Goldsboro community reacts to teen couple's suicide (WRAL)
  6. Conservation groups gather to sue Duke Energy over groundwater contamination (Winston-Salem Journal)
  7. Injured carnival ride victims need help with medical bills (The News & Observer)
  8. NCSU basketball coach is taking a kinder gentler approach to players (Fayetteville Observer)
  9. Orphaned cougars headed to NC Zoo (Greensboro News & Record)