Velvet Cloak Inn demolished to make room for student housing
A demolition crew tears down the Velvet Cloak Inn, a fixture on Hillsborough Street in Raleigh on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. The inn will be replaced by a 150-unit student housing complex that will accommodate about 500 people.
Martha Locklear Leach, age 102, chose to hop on a fire engine for a spin around town on Wednesday, June 20, 2018 in Holly Springs, N.C. Leach's family arranged for the special excursion ahead of her birthday next month.
The N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh (delicately) traded out a replica 1903 Wright Flyer for a replica 1902 Wright Glider on Monday, June 18, 2018. The Flyer was on loan from Kitty Hawk while the Visitor Center was being renovated.
Seven students received diplomas as the Governor Morehead School held graduation ceremonies on June 8, 2018. In addition to academic studies, students also learn life skills unique to the visually impaired.
Lindsey Michelle Smith and Russell Jay Smith make their first court appearance at the Wake County Justice Center on negligent child abuse, inflicting serious physical injury and misdemeanor child abuse.
A group of religious leaders said they will take to the streets in protest if there is no conviction of police officers charged with using excessive force in the arrest of Kyron Hinton recently, following the release of police video Wednesday.
A section of the road that connects Falls of Neuse and Six Forks Roads in N. Raleigh collapsed on Monday night after heavy rain flooded the area. City officials were out on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 to assess the damage.
Voters have a full slate of democratic candidates for Wake County Commissioner with a total of ten candidates vying for five seats. Several locations around Wake County offer early voting ahead of next week’s May 8th primary.
Ride along in this 360 degree video with Kenny Grady of Mt. Olive as he competes in the Goodguys Demolition Derby at the NC State Fairgrounds in Raleigh Saturday, April 28, 2018. Grady is driving a 2002 Crown Victoria.