September 26, 2018

From the McDowell News

Tuesday, a special plaque was unveiled and dedicated at the McDowell County Courthouse to honor five natives of Marion and the county who served as judges on the state’s highest courts.

September 26, 2018

From WLOS-TV Asheville

MCDOWELL COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) — On Tuesday, five members of North Carolina’s appellate courts were honored in McDowell County.

The ceremony held at the courthouse comes as the county celebrates its 175th anniversary.

September 25, 2018

The N.C. Judicial Branch joined McDowell County judicial and county officials, the local Bar Association and community in the celebration of the county’s 175th anniversary this September.

September 24, 2018

From the McDowell News

The 175th anniversary celebration of McDowell County and Marion continues Tuesday with some special events recognizing some noteworthy natives and historic homes.

September 19, 2018

MARION — The McDowell County Bar Association and the McDowell County community are holding a special presentation and dedication of a plaque honoring five members of North Carolina’s appellate courts who are from McDowell County.

September 13, 2018

From rrspin.com

As part of its bicentennial celebration, the North Carolina Supreme Court will be presiding in the town of Halifax on October 1.   

September 13, 2018

From the McDowell News

In just about a couple of weeks, it will be time for a grand and fun celebration in McDowell County.

The 175th anniversary of the founding of McDowell County and the city of Marion is fast approaching, said organizers of this special event.

August 27, 2018

From the Daily Reflector by Ginger Livingston

The North Carolina Supreme Court is bringing the celebration of its bicentennial to eastern North Carolina when it holds sessions in Pitt, Craven and Halifax counties this fall.

Supreme Court Justices Spring 2017
May 31, 2018

From the Transylvania-Times

Many North Carolinians are not very knowledgeable about state government, especially the judicial branch. N.C. Supreme Court Associate Justice Paul Newby and his peers are working to change that.

May 24, 2018

From WLOS-TV (Asheville)

A North Carolina Supreme Court justice visited a North Buncombe high school Wednesday. It was the final stop on Justice Paul Newby's tour of several local schools.

May 23, 2018

From the Hendersonville Times-News

The bizarre and captivating tale of how North Carolina got back its original copy of the Bill of Rights was the focus of Tuesday’s Hendersonville Rotary Club meeting. Members heard a detailed account from a key figure in the document’s safe return — North Carolina Supreme Court Justice Paul M. Newby.

May 16, 2018

From the Hendersonville Times-News

In a historic moment, the North Carolina Supreme Court heard oral arguments for two cases Tuesday at the Historic Courthouse. This is the first session held in Henderson County and the first time the court has heard arguments west of Morganton.

May 15, 2018

From the Hendersonville Times-News

MORGANTON — North Carolina’s Supreme Court justices are taking their work on the road this week as the court inches closer to its 200th anniversary.

Chief Justice Mark Martin and the six other justices scheduled oral arguments in pending cases in Morganton on Monday, followed by Hendersonville on Tuesday and Asheville on Wednesday.

May 14, 2018

From the Associated Press

MORGANTON, N.C. — North Carolina's Supreme Court justices are taking their work on the road this week as the court inches closer to its 200th anniversary.

May 14, 2018
From WBTV

The North Carolina Supreme Court held a rare session outside of Raleigh on Monday, but there could be many more like it in the next few years.

May 10, 2018

From the Morganton News Herald

The North Carolina Supreme Court will be at the Old Burke County Courthouse on Monday.

The court will hear two cases during their only session in Morganton.

Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jackson speaks to high school students in Caldwell County
May 7, 2018

From the Lenoir News-Topic

To the editor:

May 2, 2018

From Bold Life magazine in Hendersonville

When the golden-domed Historic Henderson County Courthouse on Main Street opened in 1905, the North Carolina Supreme Court had been convening in Raleigh for 87 years. And when the Courthouse celebrated its centennial in 2005, the Supreme Court celebrated its 187th year.

Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jackson speaks to high school students in Caldwell County
April 27, 2018

From the Lenoir News Topic

North Carolina Supreme Court Justice Barbara Jackson stood in front of a crowd of sleepy-looking teenagers at the Caldwell Early College High School and fielded questions.

A petite blonde boy raised his hand. “What is the most unusual case you’ve had?” he asked.

Senior Associate Supreme Court Justice Paul Newby talking to students at Chase and East Rutherford high schools
April 25, 2018

From Daily Courier in Rutherford County

FOREST CITY - It's not every day you get a lesson in law from a supreme court justice.

But on Monday, students at Chase and East Rutherford high schools received just that.