In a memo shown in federal court on October 10, 2018 shows that NC State athletic directors Debbie Yow, Chris Boyer and compliance director Carrie Doyle were concerned about former basketball coach Mark Gottfried having contract with agent runner Eric Leak.
A man accused of threatening on Facebook to shoot students at Jones Dairy Elementary School in Wake Forest has now also been charged with possessing child pornography. Arthur Kochetkov’s bond on the new charges is $500,000.
Senators Jeff Flake, Susan Collins and Joe Manchin voted yes, confirming Brett Kavanaugh as associate justice of the Supreme Court after hearings in which Dr. Christine Ford accused the judge of sexual assault.
Will Chavis of Enloe High School was named the Wake County Public School System’s 2018-19 Principal of the Year and Roxann Sykes of Washington Elementary was named Assistant Principal of the Year. Both lead magnet schools in Raleigh.
North Carolina legislative leaders say it’s a priority in a special session to pay teachers and other school employees in areas hard hit by Hurricane Florence. They also will give school districts flexibility in making up lost time.
An F-35B fighter jet crashed near the Marine Corps Air Station in Beaufort, SC just before noon Friday, according to military officials. The pilot safely ejected and was in stable condition, military officials said.
A Wake County sheriff’s deputy used pepper spray to break up a fight involving two students at Wake Forest Middle School on Sept. 28, 2018. School officials said the pepper spray was needed to restrain one of the students.
Police and FBI search crews found a body believed to be that of Maddox Ritch, the 6-year-old boy who has been missing for days, Gastonia Police said. He was found in a creek that flows from Rankin Lake Park.
Interstate 95 and I-40 through North Carolina are now open to all traffic for the first time since floodwaters from Hurricane Florence forced them to close more than a week ago. About 400 other roads remain closed.
J. Cole’s Dreamville Festival was canceled because of Hurricane Florence. Organizers have announced a new date for the event that will be at Raleigh’s Dix Park and will benefit those affected by the storm.