The NC State Wolfpack women’s basketball team, a No. 3 seed, played the Kentucky Wildcats, a No. 6 seed, on Monday, March 25, 2019, at Reynolds Coliseum in Raleigh, North Carolina, with a trip to the Sweet 16 on the line.
The N.C. Association of Educators is urging teachers to take a personal day on May 1 to march on state lawmakers in Raleigh. Last year’s protest drew more than 19,000 people and caused many school districts to close for the day.
A Duke University report found that there are more than 1.2 million driver’s license suspensions in the state. About 827,000 of the suspensions are for failure to appear in court. About 263,000 are for failure to pay traffics costs, fines and fees.
The trial of Jonathan Sander began Monday in Raleigh. Sander faces capital punishment for the 2016 murders of his neighbors the Mazzella family near Wake Forest. This is the second death penalty trial in Wake this year.
An 18-year-old accused of shooting pellet guns at a Cary Barnes & Noble bookstore also had an explosive device, according to the town’s police. Jonathan Courtney was charged with assault with a deadly weapon.
"It's great that he's going around using this as a platform to expose problems with the judicial system," Michael Peterson said about David Rudolf's tour following the release of 'The Staircase, even though he wasn't invited to the Durham event.