Physicians seeking Walter Jones seat advance to GOP runoff

Politics 05/01/19, 00:42

Two physicians advanced Tuesday to a Republican runoff in the special election to succeed the late U.S. Rep. Walter Jones Jr. The last candidate standing from the 17-member GOP field ultimately will take on a former North Carolina mayor who won the Democratic primary. State Rep. Greg Murphy of Greenville and ...

Rep. Walter Jones remembered at funeral for deep convictions

U.S. 02/14/19, 17:32

Friends and colleagues of the late U.S. Rep. Walter Jones Jr. remembered him Thursday as a man of integrity and deep Christian conviction who fought for constituents and what he believed was right.Hundreds of people, including Gov. Roy Cooper and current and former members of Congress, attended the funeral Mass ...

Congressman Walter Jones Jr. of North Carolina dies at 76

U.S. 02/10/19, 20:55

Republican U.S. Rep. Walter B. Jones Jr. of North Carolina, a once-fervent supporter of the 2003 invasion of Iraq who later became an equally outspoken critic of the war, died Sunday on his 76th birthday. The congressman's office confirmed his death in a statement, saying Jones died in Greenville, North Carolina. ...

US Rep. Walter Jones of North Carolina enters hospice care

Health 01/26/19, 18:09

A Republican congressman who has represented North Carolina for over two decades has entered hospice care.A news release issued Saturday on the official government page for U.S. Rep. Walter Jones Jr. says that his health has declined since he recently broke his hip and that he's in hospice care.He had ...

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