Twenty-two Triangle schools, led by Raleigh Charter High School, made The Washington Post’s 2015 list of America’s Most Challenging High Schools. The newspaper ranked schools based on the number of Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate and Advanced International Certificate of Education tests given divided by the number of graduates.
Pittsboro Matters, a group that has twice sued the town of Pittsboro over Chatham Park, has filed another legal motion against the town. The town’s attorney denied that anything was improper about the process in question, a bridge being built across N.C. 64.
Juni Asiyo’s small nonprofit has bult homes, a dormitory for girls, desks and a medical camp since she began trying to help her homeland. She returns to the village often to find out what is needed, and then turns to friends in the Triangle to help solve the problems.
The discovery of the Carnufex carolinesis, the Carolina butcher, was announced Thursday in a paper in the journal Scientific Reports and with a public presentation at the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences in downtown Raleigh.
Police are searching for four suspects after one man was shot in the leg and another assaulted at a Morrisville apartment Monday night. A police officer who suffered an “unrelated medical emergency” is expected to recover fully.
More than 60 people strapped themselves into wheelchairs for a basketball tournament on Sunday to raise money for Bridge II Sports, a Durham non-profit that provides athletic opportunities for people who are disabled.
N.C. Governor Pat McCrory and newly appointed State Budget Director Lee Roberts addressed the media in the Joint Force Headquarters Media Briefing Room in Raleigh, N.C. on Thursday, March 5, 2015. They unveiled the Governor's proposed 2015-2017 Budget for the state.
A group opposed to the Chatham Park development has sued the Town of Pittsboro for the second time, after the Pittsboro Board of Commissioners voted earlier this month to allow more land to be added to the 7,200-acre planned development.