Alan Wooten

Alan Wooten has been a publisher, general manager and editor. His work has won national or state awards in every decade since the 1980s. He’s a proud graduate of Elon University and Farmville…

Legislation
New law valuable tool in the sex trafficking demand reduction arsenal

(The Center Square) – Making solicitation of prostitution a felony and enhanced training requirements are key ingredients to the North Carolina legislation helping combat human trafficking. Lawmakers directed the Department… Read More

July 5, 2024
Culture
‘Take Back Title IX’ tour bus rolls back into Washington after vandalism

(The Center Square) – From another encouraging tour stop on Thursday to the disheartening discovery of a vandalized bus on Friday in North Carolina, advocates to save women’s sports are… Read More

June 24, 2024
Legislation
NC governor requests more money for juvenile justice system via veto

(The Center Square) – With less than two weeks to the deadline for state budget adjustments, North Carolina’s governor sent another fiscal request at closing time Friday using his veto… Read More

June 19, 2024
Courts
Preliminary injunction sought for teen suing North Carolina school district over ‘illegal aliens’ statement

(The Center Square) – Clearance of a North Carolina teen’s academic record for saying “illegal aliens” in a classroom setting is sought in a preliminary injunction filed Tuesday. Christian McGhee,… Read More

June 5, 2024
Public Education
Congress probes federal funds for antisemitic indoctrination, terrorism

(The Center Square) – Congress’ probe into rising antisemitism on college campuses includes letters to the leaders of 10 prominent universities, with signatures led by a North Carolina congresswoman and… Read More

June 5, 2024