A Central Carolina Fair worker who had climbed on top of the Ferris wheel trying to free a jammed car fell as onlookers watched on September 15 in Greensboro, NC. The worker was taken to a hospital with minor injuries and later released.
Video: Keaton’s Barbecue features fried chicken dipped in hot or mild sauce, served with choice of sides that include hot vinegar spicy slaw. The restaurant, founded by B.W. Keaton in 1953 is located in rural Rowan County.
By teaming up with local citizens statewide, the 'North Carolina Candid Critters' wildlife survey continues to increase scientists’ knowledge of mammal distribution in the state as the largest-ever camera-trap study of its kind.
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.
Video: Yessy Bustos, executive director of NC Field, describes growing up in a seasonal farm working family where at the age of eight she began working in the cotton fields of Arkansas. After college she landed a job with NC Field, an advocacy organization.
Video: Wake County farmer Jackie Thompson has relied the H2-A Temporary Agricultural Workers program for more than 25 years to help harvest crops and run his operation that produces tobacco, wheat, cucumbers and soybeans.
A North Carolina police officer became a hit among children when he responded to a noise complaint and instead took a plunge down the street on a homemade slip-and-slide in Asheville, N.C. Katlen Joyce Smith, who lives in Asheville, told local media the slide was built for children on the block for the July 4 weekend but it was reported as blocking the road.
Video: Governor Cooper outlines his differences with the proposed legislative budget, and offers to sign a budget when his simple compromises are met during a press conference on Monday, June 26, 2017 at the Executive Mansion in Raleigh, N.C.
North Carolina high school senior Marvin Wright had his diploma withheld by SouthWest Edgecombe High School after he refused to read a graduation speech written by his school’s administrators. The class president eventually received an apology from the superintendent.
A U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, NC MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter crew medevacs a man 35 miles south by southeast of Wilmington, NC, June 11, 2017. The diver was medevaced to Air Station Elizabeth City where EMS personnel transferred him to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia.
Rev. Randall Keeney, vicar at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Greensboro NC, says providing sanctuary for Juana Luz Tobar Ortega is a moral obligation. Ortega has been living at St. Barnabas for two weeks since getting a deportation order from the U.S. I
Juana Luz Tobar Ortega has been living at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church in Greensboro for two weeks since getting a deportation order from the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Ortega, who emigrated from Guatemala to the U.S. almost 25 years ago,