Two Roosters Ice Cream, with wacky flavors, wants to open Raleigh shop

Since March, the owners of Two Roosters Ice Cream have been traveling around the Triangle serving treats with flavors such as Thai chili sauce, pizza and grilled cheese from a camper attached to an old Ford F-100 pickup truck. Now Jared Plummer and his wife, Kelsey, are looking for a permanent space in Raleigh to set up shop for their unique business.

After ejection, suspension, Avent has no regrets – DeCock

A month and a half after N.C. State baseball coach Elliott Avent was suspended for the Wolfpack’s final game of the season, a 7-5 loss to eventual national champion Coastal Carolina after N.C. State came within a strike of eliminating the Chanticleers, the passage of time has offered him no solace.

A first lady’s powerful story

She has been the most charismatic first lady of our time. Michelle Obama possesses a presence that commands attention, a warmth, an ease with people, a sincere compassion. Even the Republicans who have made repeated mean-spirited (and that’s putting it mildly) comments in public and private about her husband, the president of the United States, do not speak ill of Mrs. Obama.

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Watermelon Day At State Farmers Market

Video: Sights and sounds from the annual Watermelon Day at the State Farmers Market in Raleigh on July 28, 2016. H.C. Williams of Bailey, N.C. takes first place with a 200 pound melon.
Robert Willett rwillett@newsobserver.com
Watermelon Day At State Farmers Market 1:23

Watermelon Day At State Farmers Market

Penguin chick born at the Bronx Zoo makes public debut 1:36

Penguin chick born at the Bronx Zoo makes public debut

Joe Biden: Donald Trump is full of malarkey 3:24

Joe Biden: Donald Trump is full of malarkey

NC GOP mistakenly attacks Kaine for 'shameful' Marine pin that honored his son 2:13

NC GOP mistakenly attacks Kaine for 'shameful' Marine pin that honored his son