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Someone assaulted Wendell police with a Jeep and shot at them. These men were charged.

Wake County deputies arrested two men on Friday night in connection with a Wendell police stop that turned violent.Police reports show Michael Lee Kent, 29, of Bailey, and Cedrick Tyler Armstrong, 33, of Wendell, were arrested around 9 p.m. at a home in the 1400 block of Beauty Avenue in Raleigh.The


State Fair Taste Test: Cinnamon Toast Crunch Apple Cobbler Bites :: WRAL.com

Raleigh, N.C.— A new year means a new creation from Chef's D'Lites at the North Carolina State Fair. The new addition to their menu for 2018, the Cinnamon Toast Crunch Apple Cobbler bites, is definitely worth checking out.


Langer wins SAS Championship with record 194 three-round score :: WRALSportsFan.com

Cary, N.C.— Hall of Famer Bernhard Langer won the SAS Championship Sunday with a three-round total score of 194, beating the tournament scoring record by six strokes.


Couple wanted on drug charges caught after 19 years on the run

RALEIGH, N.C. — A North Carolina couple on the run from drug charges for nearly 19 years is in custody after law officers tracked them down to a beach resort in western Mexico.U.S. Marshals Service said Friday that agents last week arrested 61-year-old Robert Edward Freer and his wife, 52-year-old W


2 arrested in connection with violent police stop

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Two men have been arrested in connection with a police stop in North Carolina that involved an officer being dragged by a vehicle and shots being fired.Citing police reports, The News & ObserverreportedSunday 29-year-old Michael Lee Kent of Bailey and 33-year-old Cedrick Tyler A


Raleigh families try to make best of powerless nights :: WRAL.com

By Candace Sweat, WRAL reporterAt the corner of Anderson Drive and Dix Street in the Five Points area of Raleigh, families were still hunkered down Friday night without power.Barricades blocked traffic where a large tree that had fallen, and with power lines still down, many homes in the area haven'


Officials complete ride inspections as NC State Fair enters 1st weekend

"It's crazy, the adrenaline is awesome," Norris said at the fair Saturday afternoon. "You're going really up and down, and I've been in line for like an hour for this one."


Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 4 Evening' game

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Virginia Tech got just what it needed late in win at North Carolina

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Shortly after the conclusion of Virginia Tech’s comeback win at North Carolina Saturday night, defensive coordinator Bud Foster sat down for his postgame press conference in the bowels of Kenan Stadium.


Dantzler ties for 54th in Champions Tour event

Buy NowCARY, N.C. — Orangeburg's Marion Dantzler finished Sunday in a tie for 54th at the PGA Champions Tour SAS Championship.Dantzler recorded a 5-over-par 77 in the final round to finish the tournament at four over par. He recorded a 2-over 74 on Friday and followed that up with a 3-under 69 on Sa


Al's Fries to stilt walkers: A fair expert and mom shares her family's NC State Fair favorites :: WRAL.com

But she doesn't just attend the fair. Spreading the word about the fair is her actual job. She's worked in communications for the N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services for two stretches - 2000 to 2006 and 2013 to today (she was a stay at home mom in between). Now assistant director, O


NC fair opening day beat 2017 attendance numbers

Raleigh, N.C. (WNCN) - The total number of fairgoers for the opening day of the NC State Fair reached 73,328, according to state figures released on Sunday.


Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5' game

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'I was the full idiot,' Garner man admits after pulling truck from floodwaters :: WRAL.com

By Cullen Browder, WRAL anchor/reporterRaleigh, N.C.— A Garner man's friends and family came to the rescue Thursday night, helping him pull his pickup from a flooded street near Raleigh.Shane Wolicki drove his Dodge Ram into about 4 feet of water on Durham Drive, an area off Tryon Road south of Rale


City of Raleigh employee accused of molesting girl he was entrusted to care for

Luis Fuentes, 57, of Raleigh, is facing several counts of indecent liberties with a child.


Dueling Jackpots Mean North Carolinians Could Win Over $850 Million - WCCB Charlotte

The Mega Millions jackpot for Friday, Oct. 12 is a $548 million annuity worth $309.2 million cash. This is the third largest Mega Millions jackpot on record. The Powerball jackpot for Saturday, Oct. 13 is $314 million or $179.4 million cash.


NC GOVERNMENT SALARY: Public paychecks: Here are the highest-paid North Carolina government employees

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- The Charlotte Business Journal has compiled the annual salaries for more than 86,000 North Carolina state government employees, over 100 of whom make more than $200,000.


North Carolina school district replaces principal who forced student to remove Trump jersey at football game

ANGIER, N.C. — A Harnett County principal who forced a Central High School student to remove a jersey with President Donald Trump’s name on it has been replaced, Harnett County Schools announced Friday, according to WTVD.


Man accused of assaulting physically impaired Apex resident

Just before lunchtime, the 21-year-old victim's parents met with a detective to provide evidence that the attack happened earlier that day, a news release from police stated.


Keys to the Game for Virginia Tech vs. North Carolina - Tech Lunch Pail

After afrustrating performance against playoff contender Notre Dame, the Virginia Tech Hokies travel to Chapel Hill to face North Carolina on Saturday Night. The Tar Heels are coming off their own subpar game, a 47-10 pummeling against #16 Miami. This will be the Hokies’ third night game in a row, a