Two seats on Chatham County Commissioner are contested. One is rematch of 2014 between Chairwoman Diana Hales, and ex chairman Brian Bock. The other has Jim Crawford taking on political newcomer Neill Lindley.
The family owned mom and pop food stands at the 2018 NC State Fair sell everything from hot dogs and sausages to french fries and fudge. For these vendors, it’s about more than money; it’s about people, fun and tradition.
“Beyond Tobacco Road” will explore how ACC basketball stars David Noel, Shawan Robinson and Donald Williams made the transition to become North Carolina high school teachers and coaches. The director is raising money to make the film.
Police seized more than 3 pounds of marijuana when they went to an apartment in Raleigh, North Carolina, on Wednesday to arrest a man on charges that he shot at two women during a drug deal in April, arrest records show.
Anthony Muttillo will go from being principal of Leesville Road High in Raleigh to Wake County’s assistant superintendent for human resources. Cheryl Fenner is leaving Fuller Elementary in Raleigh to lead Southeast Raleigh Elementary.
Marriott wants to add beds to Residence Inn hotel and build dense condo development on adjacent woodlands. Chapel Hill residents, council said it would affect traffic, stormwater, character and environment.
Schools around the country are celebrating National School Lunch Week 2018. This year, Apex Friendship Middle School students taste tested breakfast pizza options and NC schools Superintendent Mark Johnson visited McGee’s Crossroads Elementary.
The Wake County school system will pay $75,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of an 11-year-old student who suffered serious injuries in 2014 when he was hit by a car while trying to catch a school bus. Wake denies any negligence.
Raleigh is attracting more hotels, but not enough hotels are coming downtown near the convention center, the convention and visitors bureau says. Two new Westin Hotels are targeting north and midtown Raleigh.