A North Carolina State Trooper was shot and killed just Wednesday, just south of the Columbus County town of Whiteville, and a suspect is in custody after a manhunt that ended at 4 a.m., says Highway Patrol.
An ad by the Congressional Leadership Fund says Democrat Dan McCready, who’s running against Republican Mark Harris in Congressional District 9, admits to opposing middle class tax cuts. It references the GOP tax plan.
Rep. George Holding, a Republican, said a Congressional Leadership Fund Super PAC ad attacking Democratic challenger Linda Coleman for not paying her taxes on time is “ a good example of broken politics.”
A Columbus police officer was called out to a gun run on Saturday, October 13th. When he arrived to the scene he discovered two boys, one 11-year-old and a 13-year-old, toting a BB gun. The officer then explains to them the danger of the situation.
Hillsborough Police officers have some fun trying to wrangle a squirrel with an injured leg into a box. Sergeant Jon Purvis and Officer Jason Dimitri were eventually successful and took the squirrel to Our Wild Neighbors animal rehab facility.
Filmmaker Rob Phillips is raising money to produce "Beyond Tobacco Road," a documentary about former ACC basketball stars David Noel, Shawan Robinson and Donald Williams who have all now become North Carolina high school teachers.
Americans for Prosperity, known for its mostly conservative agenda and Koch brothers funding, is running ads against the judicial vacancy constitutional amendment that the GOP put on the ballot in North Carolina.
Imagery from the National Geodetic Survey (NGS) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) show the damage to Florida's coastal areas caused by Hurricane Michael as it passed over the panhandle.
The City of Savannah posted on Facebook about a monument that was defaced with googly eyes earlier this week. While the city was hoping to find the culprit, most commenters aren't taking it seriously — and have dubbed the person the #googlyeyebandit.