Over the past several years, students across the country took out student loans to attend ITT Technical Institute. Now, thousands of those students—including 1,500 here in NC—will be getting some much-needed debt relief to help with those loans.
Located in Orange County near Mebane, Merry Hill Hemp Farm is a gorgeous dip into the bucolic North Carolina countryside. It's also got a huge field of bright green cannabis plants that opens to the public several time each year.
What happens now that North Carolina unemployment benefits are back to 'normal'? Some economists hope lower benefits will make it easier for businesses to fill jobs. Others worry less money for consumers will hurt everyone. Behind these arguments, there are larger issues at play.