Governor Bev Perdue http://whqr.org en Governor Perdue declares Sept. 11th Day of Service and Remembrance; asks public to serve community http://whqr.org/post/governor-perdue-declares-sept-11th-day-service-and-remembrance-asks-public-serve-community <p>Governor Bev Perdue has ordered that all United States and North Carolina flags at state facilities be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset today.&nbsp;&nbsp; The order is in recognition of Patriot Day, which President Obama is expected to declare as a National Day of Service and Remembrance.&nbsp;&nbsp; WHQR’s Rachel Lewis Hilburn reports on how the Governor is asking the public’s help in honoring military families and veterans. Tue, 11 Sep 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 23832 at http://whqr.org Governor Perdue declares Sept. 11th Day of Service and Remembrance; asks public to serve community Governor Perdue signs more bills into law -- including Regulatory Reform Act http://whqr.org/post/governor-perdue-signs-more-bills-law-including-regulatory-reform-act <p><span style="font-size:14.0pt;line-height:150%;font-family:Verdana">North Carolina Governor Bev Perdue has signed 11 more bills into law.<span>&nbsp; </span></span> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 13:49:19 +0000 Rachel Lewis Hilburn 20641 at http://whqr.org Governor Perdue signs more bills into law -- including Regulatory Reform Act Perdue Proposes $1 Million to Train Film Workforce at CFCC http://whqr.org/post/perdue-proposes-1-million-train-film-workforce-cfcc <p>This afternoon Governor Bev Perdue visited EUE/Screen Gems Studios in Wilmington to announce she&rsquo;s including $1 million in her upcoming budget proposal to meet the state&rsquo;s growing film industry needs. WHQR&rsquo;s Sara Wood reports the proposed funds will be used to develop 10 new workforce training programs at one community college in Winston-Salem, and here in Wilmington at Cape Fear Community College.</p> Wed, 02 May 2012 19:58:44 +0000 Sara Wood 15730 at http://whqr.org Perdue Proposes $1 Million to Train Film Workforce at CFCC Perdue Visits Wilmington to Tout Dropout Reduction Efforts http://whqr.org/post/perdue-visits-wilmington-tout-dropout-reduction-efforts <p>Governor Bev Perdue joined a meeting of principals and school counselors in Wilmington Thursday to, as WHQR&rsquo;s Michelle Bliss reports, discuss the county&rsquo;s new strategies for lowering the dropout rate and helping kids flip that tassel. &nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 09 Feb 2012 22:53:20 +0000 Michelle Bliss 11360 at http://whqr.org Perdue Visits Wilmington to Tout Dropout Reduction Efforts