Sequestration http://wfae.org en Sequester Extinguishes July 4th Fireworks At Camp Lejeune, Fort Bragg http://wfae.org/post/sequester-extinguishes-july-4th-fireworks-camp-lejeune-fort-bragg <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It'll be a less explosive Fourth of July celebration at military bases in North Carolina this year. Two of the state's major military bases are cancelling fireworks due to budget cuts.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Fort Bragg has had a fireworks display for more than 30 years. It does them big and it does them loud.</span></p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 21:06:25 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 30478 at http://wfae.org Sequester Extinguishes July 4th Fireworks At Camp Lejeune, Fort Bragg Sequestration Cuts To Hit Control Tower At Concord Airport http://wfae.org/post/sequestration-cuts-hit-control-tower-concord-airport <p>What's an airport without a control tower? One that can expect to see a lot less traffic. As part of the sequestration cuts to the federal budget, the Federal Aviation Administration has given the city of Concord official notice that it will end the contract that funds the tower program at Concord Regional Airport. &nbsp;</p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 22:25:18 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 22753 at http://wfae.org Sequestration Cuts To Hit Control Tower At Concord Airport