Last month the North Carolina General Assembly passed a law that will raise the age of adult prosecution for most crimes from 16 to 18, finally pushing through a reform that legislators have been considering since the s. Set to go into effect in Decemberthe law makes North Carolina the last state in the nation to stop automatically sending all and year-olds into to the adult system. The JJRA's passage was the culmination of a process of juvenile justice reform in North Carolina that began inresulting in a drop of the state's incarcerated juvenile population from 1, to fewer than and cutting the recidivism rate in half.
Whether you are a beginner or a more advanced player, this program has a spot for you. Whether you are just picking up the sport or you are an experienced player, the USTA has many different leagues that will suit your level. With the focus on a fun and competitive environment your membership allows you to choose from leagues such as Adult, Senior, Mixed Doubles, Combo Doubles, and Super Seniors.
When Danny got his first job as a young adult with autism, he faced some challenges. With visual supports, he succeeded, and now he works with other people on the spectrum. See Danny's Story.
Get our monthly email newsletter! View All Events. Warm weather, sunshine, balmy breezes … summer is a great time to be outdoors. Whether you enjoy walking, bicycling, jogging—or even horseback riding—the American Tobacco Trail provides the perfect place to get moving and make the most of the season.
S ome arrived with a roar. Others gave a lazy flick of the tail. But after a long trip, four adult tigers arrived at the Carolina Tiger Rescue in April, the first new tigers to call the Pittsboro animal sanctuary home in two years.
Zoning regulations are among the more visible and controversial functions of local governments. Zoning has become the principal tool citizens and local governments use to manage urban growth and development and to protect the character of their communities. Few matters will pack a hearing room as quickly as a major rezoning proposal.
Start your school year on top with Brain Games. Stop by for activities that will challenge and amaze you. Bring a friend and sign up for a free library card. This event is free and open to the public.
The North Carolina Disiciple is a quarterly magazine that debuted in September The publication's mission is to tell the story of the Diocese of North Carolina and its constituent congregations by highlighting the good work of congregations, ministries and individuals across the Diocese; encouraging the sharing of meditations and reflections on topics related to our shared life in Christ; and providing resources for Christian education, worship and outreach. Download a pdf of this issue.