Video: Shaw University in Raleigh began the wave of incoming students to the Triangle as about 700 freshmen began arriving at the campus in southeast Raleigh Wednesday. Other area colleges and universities will see an influx over the next couple of weeks.
Ron Franzel got to enjoy the 7-acre Brentwood Today Lake behind his home before the earthen hill that held back the flow slowly collapsed. Brentwood Today Lake was one of hundreds of ponds and lakes held back by dams in Raleigh. The city is now trying to determine the condition of all the dams to help it decide which need repairs. Raleigh steps in sometimes to fix private dams but it can’t afford to help in every case.
Take a look inside the Diocese of Raleigh’s new Holy Name of Jesus Cathedral. The $45.7 million cathedral is shaped like a cross and has a capacity of 2,000, which makes it the same size as cathedrals in Philadelphia and Baltimore.
Dressed as superheroes, cartoon characters and pop culture figures, thousands flocked to the Raleigh Convention Center on Friday, July 14, 2017, as the three-day Raleigh Supercon convention kicked off.
Video: Jon Seelbinder owner of Little City Brewing Company on North Street is concerned about street closures around his business since the fire at the Metropolitan in March 2017. He has seen a drastic decline in his business since the fire with the closing of Harrington, North and Jones Streets around his business.
Brenda Smith talks about surviving having her home destroyed by high winds during a storm in Sampson County, NC on May 29, 2017. Manufactured homes in Sampson County are not required to be built to withstand high winds.
Wake County District Court Judge Ned Mangum told Kenneth Edward Watts Jr. that he could spend the rest of his life in prison if he is convicted of the first-degree murder of Raheem Khary Lawrence McAllister in downtown Raleigh on Independence Day.
New Bishop of the Raleigh diociese Luis Zarama, then the Auxiliary Bishop of Atlanta, presided at the Sunday mass and gave the homily to the youth in attendance at the Steubenville Atlanta Youth Conference in 2016.
More than $895,000 in cash disappeared from the Wake County Register of Deeds office in the past two years, county records show. Former Register of Deeds Laura Riddick is at the center of the mystery. Much of the missing money came from marriage license fees.