June 14, 2019

In June, Wake County District Court Judge Ashleigh Parker Dunston spoke as part of a panel during the 2019 Strengthening Fatherhood Power Breakfast sponsored by the Family Resource Center South Atlantic. This yearly event strives to strengthen the bond between fathers and their families. It is targeted towards fathers and father-figures 18 years of age and older.

Justices of the Supreme Court of North Carolina (Spring 2019)
May 23, 2019

As part of its bicentennial celebration, the Supreme Court of North Carolina will hold sessions of court in one of its original homes, the North Carolina State Capitol Building.

May 16, 2019

The Supreme Court of North Carolina held traveling sessions in Halifax, Greenville and New Bern this week in celebration of its bicentennial anniversary. Chief Justice Cheri Beasley and six associate justices held court in Halifax on May 13, Greenville on May 14 and New Bern on May 15. They heard oral arguments in two cases for each location.

Justices of the Supreme Court of North Carolina (Spring 2019)
May 13, 2019

From R.R.Spin.com by Lance Martin

As part of its bicentennial celebration, the Supreme Court of North Carolina will hold its May sessions of court in Halifax, Greenville and New Bern Monday through Wednesday.

The court will convene in Halifax at the courthouse on Ferrell Lane Monday with the first case being heard at 9:30 a.m. and the second at 11 a.m.

May 2, 2019

From NeuseNews.com by Catherine Hardee

One of North Carolina’s seven State Supreme Court Justices visited Kinston Tuesday as part of a court push to expand public awareness of the court and its role in state government.

April 30, 2019

From the Daily Reflector by Ginger Livingston

The first African-American woman to lead North Carolina’s Supreme Court told high school students not to fret if they don’t know what career they want to explore.

April 3, 2019

Senior Associate Justice Newby and Associate Justice Ervin visited Sanderson High School in Raleigh this week and challenged students to think critically about their Constitutional rights and the North Carolina court system. Over 60 sophomores in two American History I Honors classes listened and interacted with the justices over a three hour period.

March 13, 2019

Supreme Court of North Carolina Associate Justice Anita Earls addressed more than 100 high school students on March 12 during the annual Rule of Law Day event conducted by the Wake County Bar Association.

March 4, 2019

From Burlington Times-News by Isaac Groves

Senior N.C. Supreme Court Associate Justice Paul Newby made at least two visits to Alamance County this week as part of the court’s civics outreach, though he will also be running next year for chief justice of the state court — a job the governor passed him over for last month.

March 1, 2019

The North Carolina Council for the Social Studies held their 2019 conference in Greensboro on February 28 - March 1. Senior Associate Justice Paul Newby and Associate Justice Sam Ervin were selected to address approximately 40 social studies teachers during a one-hour session of the conference.

February 13, 2019

Councils from several North Carolina chapters of the Boy Scouts of America gathered at the Supreme Court of North Carolina on Monday to give the “2019 Report to the State of North Carolina.” Senior Associate Justice Paul Newby accepted the report on behalf of Chief Justice Mark Martin and opened the meeting with encouraging remarks followed by brief introductions from scouts, their leaders, and

November 21, 2018

Justices of the Supreme Court of North Carolina and judges of the North Carolina Court of Appeals participated in live presentations about the 1868 N.C. Constitution in the House Chamber of the North Carolina State Capitol. This presentation was held to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the 1868 N.C. Constitution and the Supreme Court’s bicentennial anniversary.

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.