DHHS Secretary and Medicaid Director Continue Tour of NC Seeking Feedback and Input
Raleigh, N.C. - Secretary of Health and Human Services Aldona Wos, M.D. and Medicaid Director Carol Steckel will continue to travel the state to gather feedback and input on the "Partnership for a Healthy North Carolina" Medicaid initiative from the healthcare provider community. The Department of Health and Human Services released today dates for additional meetings with providers around the state so they can learn more and ask questions about the framework.
Mom can attend free music performances
Enjoy one or two music performances on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 12, at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh. At 1 p.m. the Triangle Youth Jazz Ensemble will take the stage, and at 3 p.m. the mother-daughter duo Myrna Bascunan and Claudia Lopez Bascunan will sing Chilean folk songs, play drums and tell stories. Both performances are free, and weekend parking is free!
Fundraiser Features Local Men as They “Raise the Heel,” Their Own High Heels, That Is
CHARLOTTE — Dress for Success Charlotte will hold its third annual 5K Power Walk in Freedom Park on Saturday. Registration is at 8 a.m.; Walk at 9 a.m.
Wingate University holds Irwin Belk Track ribbon-cutting and dedication
Wingate, N.C. – Wingate University invites the public to the ribbon-cutting and dedication of the Irwin Belk Track on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 11 a.m.
Trout Stockings in Alleghany and Ashe Counties Postponed
MARION, N.C. — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has postponed two trout stockings scheduled for the Delayed Harvest sections of the Little River in Alleghany County and Big Horse Creek in Ashe County. Commission staff had planned to stock 1,500 trout in Little River and 1,675 trout in Big Horse Creek, but postponed due to flood conditions in the region.
Library to host lecture on Confederate Congress
Mark Sattler, history professor at Rockingham Community College in Wentworth, NC, will speak on the Confederate Congress in the Stanback Auditorium of the Rowan Public Library at 201 West Fisher Street on Saturday, May 11 at 2:00 pm. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by the Robert F. Hoke Chapter No. 78 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy as part of its Sesquicentennial Observance of the War Between the States.
Public invited to comment on how federal energy assistance dollars will be spent
Raleigh, N.C.--The public is invited to comment on how federal funds in the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Block Grant will be spent in state fiscal year 2013-2014.
Battleship NORTH CAROLINA Takes Green Initiative Strides
WILMINGTON, NC – Earlier this year, the Battleship NORTH CAROLINA took significant steps to become more energy efficient and environmentally conscious.
2012 Forecasting Error Increases Medicaid Shortfall
Raleigh, N.C. -- Today, the Department of Health and Human Services and the Office of State Budget and Management released revised Medicaid shortfall estimates based on the recent discovery of a forecasting error made under the previous administration.
World Victory International Christian Center in Greensboro, NC will host “Wellsprings in the Word” conference
Greensboro, NC - World Victory International Christian Center, 1414 Cliffwood Dr., Greensboro, NC, and Pastors Adrian and Shandi Starks invite the public to attend “Wellsprings in the WORD”, June 18 – 21, 2013. The theme for the conference is Discovering the Hidden Treasure (Isaiah 45:3). The schedule includes daily Seminars, Midday Power Series Speakers, Youth Sessions and evening sessions titled Wellsprings in the Word 2013 Evening Splendor.
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