WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits has reached its lowest level since the pandemic struck last year, further evidence that the U.S. economy and job market are quickly rebounding from the pandemic recession.
Kelly Lee goes to work every day as a home health nurse, but she says it doesn’t feel like a job.
Catawba County is planning to restore 650 acres of land to its natural state. A grant will help the county take the first step.
Vaccination rates are climbing and employers are rolling out back-to-office, back-to-normal plans. But some employees may want a new normal — one that includes flexible scheduling and benefits that align…
This letter to the editor can be found in today's print edition on page A4.
A woman's dedication to the local Guatemalan population turned into a lifesaving ministry for people in need of food during the pandemic:
State House Republicans submitted legislation Wednesday that would compel the Cooper administration to withdraw from a pivotal federal extended unemployment benefits program before its Sept. 6 expiration date.
North Carolina’s two Republican U.S. senators waded Wednesday into the debate on whether the state should withdraw from accepting the final three months of federal extended unemployment benefits.
This column is written by columnist Mary Canrobert.
Initial unemployment-insurance benefit claims continued to decline in North Carolina last week, the U.S. Labor Department reported Thursday.
We are so excited to celebrate our local nurses as we recognize our 10 Honorees. Our Celebrating Nurses program allowed our community members …
Rolls of fabric are piling up in TSG Finishing’s intake area.
COLUMBIA, S.C. – South Carolina took another step toward returning to normalcy Thursday afternoon. South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster announced Thursday afternoon that he has directed the South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce to terminate the state's participation in all federal pandemic related unemployment benefit programs effective June 30.
HICKORY — Women’s Resource Center will host its inaugural “Art in the Park” event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, May 22, in the Ivey Arbo…
HICKORY — The City of Hickory recently partnered with the Catawba County Partnership for Children to submit a grant application to erect a mes…