The Big 8 Conference has released its all-conference teams in boys and girls cross country, girls tennis, boys soccer and volleyball. Football is being withheld until Southern Durham exits the playoffs.
Small amounts of chemicals that spilled at a resin plant in Moncure last week reached the Haw River, but none of the chemicals were detected downstream and no public water systems have reported any problems, state officials said Tuesday.
Watch video from the 8th annual PepperFest in Chatham County on Sunday, Sept. 27, 2015. The annual festival, which benefits Abundance NC, challenged nearly 50 of the state's top chefs to create one-of-a-kind recipes, from pepper chocolate to pepper vodka, using the locally grown and bred North Carolina peppers.