Tag Archives: budget deficit

Bertie’s budget woes lead to elimination of 21 positions

Bertie County Schools is laying off staff to address multi-year budget deficits. According to an article published in the Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald, the district will eliminate 21 support positions over the next two months. The school board blames past superintendents, auditors, the Local Government Commission, and others for the district’s budget deficits, but ultimately it isContinue Reading






Bertie County Schools financial crisis

Because the entity in question is not a private or charter school, don’t expect the News & Observer or WRAL to say a word about it.  But the Bertie County Schools has a full-blown financial crisis on their hands. According to an article published in the Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald, representatives from the N.C. Department of Public InstructionContinue Reading






Which states have a budget deficit?

While North Carolina is waiting to see what the end result is from the tax reform changes and other economic impacts on the state’s revenue – why not take a look at what other states are dealing with so far in 2015. It doesn’t look like NC is the only state that is going toContinue Reading