Press Releases

According to the American Automobile Association, it is estimated that 41.9 million people will travel during the July 4th holiday period; the most in eight years.

WHAT: The Governor’s Task Force on Safer Schools provides guidance to the N.C. Center for Safer Schools and considers future policy and legislative action that is needed to improve school safety in North Carolina.


DeMobilization Ceremony for North Carolina National Guard's 621st Survey and Design Team for the conclusion of their year-long deployment in support of Operation Spartan Shield.


Emergency Response Capabilities Displayed

The 41 teens who opted to spend a week at the State Highway Patrol’s summer camp learned to push their mental and physical boundaries.

One student said, “I learned more in this week than I have in my 18 years in school.”

Governor Pat McCrory’s Connect NC Bond Proposal will make significant, statewide investments in public safety.

Graduates of Class 44 completed the 22-week resident Tar Heel Challenge Academy program and celebrated joyously during their graduation ceremony at the Sampson County Agri-Exposition Center here, June 12.


N.C. National Gkuard Joint Force Headquarters hosts NC STRIVE 2015: Supporting veterans, service members and their families.


Tuesday, June 16, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Residents and business leaders in New Hanover County communities will have two opportunities in the next month to review and discuss the latest flood hazard and flood risk data.

The North Carolina National Guard celebrated the retirement of Colonel Marc D. Axelberg here, on June 12.

"It has been an honor to wear this uniform and to serve our great nation," said Axelberg.


240th Army Birthday and Retirement Ceremony for Colonel Marc D. Axelberg


Friday, June 12, 2015, 1:00 p.m.