Thousands of students around the country walked out of school on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School massacre to call for tougher gun control laws. A rally drew hundreds Friday afternoon in downtown Raleigh.
A mailer circulated by state Rep. Duane Hall suggests he's endorsed by the Democratic Party. But the Wake County party, NCDP and DNC don't issue endorsements in primary elections, and the groups have issued calls for him to resign.
Two men from Raleigh, NC, and one from Zebulon were arrested Thursday evening, April 19, 2018, on cocaine-trafficking and conspiracy charges after Wake County sheriff's deputies surrounded them at a shopping center on New Hope Church Road.
Wake County school employees are getting new rules on how to communicate electronically with students. Except in limited cases, employees are to communicate in ways where the messages can be recovered.
Raleigh-Durham International Airport hopes to persuade airlines to offer nonstop flights to several new destinations in coming years, including San Diego, San Jose, Portland, Mexico City, Montego Bay and Montreal. RDU offers incentives to help close the deal.
A woman was arrested on seven charges late Wednesday, April 18, 2018, after her Honda Accord smashed into a car dealership, three Porsches parked there and then hit an ambulance head-on about a quarter-mile away, Raleigh, NC, police said.
Two people were arrested Wednesday on charges that they were the ones using a Raleigh, NC, apartment where the landlord found pot plants growing when he went in to stop water that was leaking into the apartment downstairs.
Wake County commissioner candidates talk about why they are running for the Wake County Board of Commissioner before the May 8 primary. Incumbents face several Democratic challengers in almost all the county commissioner districts.
Families at West Millbrook Middle School complain about sewage, odor and HVAC problems. Major renovations could be completed at West Millbrook sooner, but it could require delaying other renovations or new schools to come up with the money.
Two Raleigh affordable housing projects — the Sir Walter elderly apartments and the joint YMCA/elementary school in Southeast Raleigh — was delayed by two weeks by the Raleigh City Council. Several other projects were approved.