Report: North Carolina Could Support Nine Vegas-Style Casinos

January 30, 2023 | By: Staff

Gambling in North Carolina is a hot-button topic. It is multi-faceted, with typical casino-style games and gambling being one part and sports betting being another. Even in those areas, it is split, with in-person/retail gambling and online sports betting being separate entities.  We know currently that there is no online gambling in the state, whether […]

Catawba Two Kings Casino Makes Impact on Local Community

January 26, 2023 | By: Kris Johnson

Catawba Two Kings Casino is currently operating out of a temporary facility in Kings Mountain, N.C., but it will have a lasting impact on the local community in the future. Two Kings is owned and operated by the Catawba Nation under the terms of its compact with the state of North Carolina. The temporary casino opened in […]

Harrah’s Cherokee Casinos Economic Impact Includes $355 Million to Local Community

January 19, 2023 | By: Kayleigh Toney

Harrah’s Cherokee Casinos released its 2022 Economic Impact Report with details on how the two North Carolina casinos impacted the community and the economy in Western North Carolina.  Harrah’s Cherokee Casinos has two properties in North Carolina — Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort in Cherokee and Harrah’s Cherokee Valley River Casino & Hotel in Murphy.  Throughout […]

What Amount of Sports Betting Revenue is North Carolina Missing Out on?

November 17, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

The situation in the North Carolina sports betting landscape is a frustrating one, to say the least. North Carolina lawmakers did not have an issue allowing mobile sports betting in the state in the previous legislative window. What held it up was many small details that some legislators were unwilling to compromise on. It had […]

NC Lottery Donates $302 Million to Local Schools

October 31, 2022 | By: Caleb Tallman

There are many who have mixed feelings about the lottery system. Some antagonists say it encourages gambling and can be addictive, hurting North Carolina residents. The North Carolina lottery system is actually known as the NC Education Lottery. It is indisputable that the system has been a massive help to schools across the state.  Playing […]