July 4 falls on a Monday this year, and that’s when many cities and towns are holding their Independence Day spectaculars – fireworks and all. But several towns do have celebrations planned for Sunday.
The State Bureau of Investigation took computers and a notebook from the Cary home of a woman who is accused of trying to kill her 5-year-old son when she drove her car into Jordan Lake on May 14, according to a search warrant returned to the Wake County court clerk's office.
A committee of expert water quality advisers on Wednesday rejected a pair of reports that the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality posted, retracted and then revised on natural water buffers and SolarBees, the controversial water-churning devices that will soon be removed from Jordan Lake.
State Alcohol Law Enforcement agents, joined by local, county, state and federal officers, seized hundreds of electronic gambling machines, more than $1 million and drugs in raids on 115 businesses in the state Thursday, the agency announced.
The Chatham County manager’s proposed $107 million budget includes a property tax increase of 1.19 cents per $100 of assessed property value to fund three major new facilities in the adopted 2017-2023 Capital Improvement Plan (CIP).