Heat advisories are in effect for eastern North Carolina and coastal South Carolina and Georgia Wednesday and Thursday, June 20 and 21, 2018. Temperatures in the upper 90s feel like more than 100 degrees, the National Weather Service says.
NC Gov. Roy Cooper recalled the NC National Guard from duty at the Mexican border. Cooper's order is in response to the Trump administration policy of separating children of immigrants from their parents at the border.
I believe there is hope in rural America today, embodied by local entrepreneurs, musicians, farmers, craft-persons and those who build upon the uniqueness of their cultures and places to promote new local economies.
The newsroom interns set out to see what would melt in the heat. The most promising contenders, a strawberry popsicle, chocolate gelato, and a stick of butter went head-to-head to see which would melt first.