Coveted small forward Maverick Rowan picks NC State

Earlier this summer, When N.C. State coach Mark Gottfried said met with the media earlier in the summer, he was worried about his team’s short bench and 3-point shooting. The Wolfpack got help on both fronts on Sunday with the commitment of Maverick Rowan.

Democrats poised to offer plate plan

When a bill dealing with specialty license plates hits the House floor for debate on Monday, two legislators plan to offer amendments aimed at the state’s Confederate battle flag editions.

This week's circulars

Former NC State star T.J. Warren, now with the Phoenix Suns, talks about the coming back to Raleigh and participating in the "Building a Stronger Raleigh Together” campaign. Warren and NBA veteran David West participated in a charity basketball game at Broughton High School in Raleigh Saturday August 1, 2015, to raise money for the "Building a Stronger Raleigh" campaign. Video by Jessika Morgan/jmorgan@newsobserver.com