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Analysis: North Carolina's Forsyth County has 63rd highest home vacancy rate among U.S. counties.

The number of vacant homes in the North Carolina's Forsyth County was more than 3,000 in the third quarter of 2018, a a 222-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

Eastern North Carolina residents seek stricter requirements for hog farms

The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) recently played host an event for farmers and citizens to discuss the state's livestock permitting process.

Analysis: North Carolina ranks 33rd best on property tax study

North Carolina finished 33rd in a new study by the Tax Foundation ranking of which states have the most business-friendly property tax structures.

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in North Carolina

East Carolina University, Wake Forest University and Duke University top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs in North Carolina in 2016

1.1 percent of Sandhills Community College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.1 percentage of Sandhills Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

1.7 percent of Catawba Valley Community College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 1.7 percentage of Catawba Valley Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

18.5 percent of Johnson C Smith University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 18.5 percentage of Johnson C Smith University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

8.5 percent of Campbell University students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 8.5 percentage of Campbell University students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

15.1 percent of University of Mount Olive students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 15.1 percentage of University of Mount Olive students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

3 percent of Lenoir Community College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 3 percentage of Lenoir Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Analysis: North Carolina has 26th highest average credit card debt

North Carolina finished 26th in a study by the website 24/7 Wall St. examining average credit card debt among residents of the 50 states.

19.8 percent of Livingstone College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 19.8 percentage of Livingstone College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

58.5 percent of Brevard College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 58.5 percentage of Brevard College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Analysis: North Carolina ranks 20th best in sales tax study

North Carolina finished 20th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly sales tax structures.

4.8 percent of Brunswick Community College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 4.8 percentage of Brunswick Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

0.7 percent of Guilford Technical Community College students played sports on university teams in 2016-2017

In 2016-2017, 0.7 percentage of Guilford Technical Community College students participated in collegiate sports, according to data made available by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Analysis: 15 North Carolina medical centers ranked among top U.S. hospitals

Fifthteen North Carolina medical centers were listed among the top facilities in the nation in a study of patient care by Healthgrades.com, a company that aims to help hospitals maintain customer loyalty and provide objective health information to patients.

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