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Hours after quitting job, Holly Springs police officer charged with DWI in accident
A Holly Springs police officer was charged with DWI and causing an accident hours after he resigned from the police department Tuesday, according to arrest records. Jimmy Earl Price Jr., 47, of Angier was arrested by town police after his 2013 Ford pickup truck drifted into a turn lane and hit two o
Man exposes himself near children's clothing store in Holly Springs, police say
HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C. (WTVD) -- A 26-year-old is behind bars accused of exposing himself in the parking lot of a Holly Springs shopping center. Holly Springs Police Department arrested Kendrick Morgan on Dec. 13.
2 Wake County men arrested, charged with sex offenses with same child victim
APEX, N.C. (WNCN) - Apex police arrested two Wake County men for sex offenses involving the same child victim. The offenses took place multiple times, too, according to arrest warrants.
Wake County substitute teacher arrested for hitting 10-year-old student
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - A substitute teacher at Holly Grove Elementary School was arrested after police said she hit a 10-year-old student in October. Nazha Boris Shara, 50, of Holly Springs was charged Tuesday with assault on a child under 12 following an incident on Oct. 31.
Wake County substitute teacher charged with slapping child
HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C. (WTVD) -- A former Holly Springs substitute teacher is charged with assault after allegedly slapping a child. According to the arrest warrant, 50-year-old Nazha Shara slapped a 10-year-old in the back of his neck.
Cary Town Council: Electric Scooters, Veterinary Hospital and More
Cary, NC – While the latest Cary Town Council meeting did not have a long agenda, Town Council and public speakers had a long discussion about stormwater and light pollution at a new planned parking lot, while also voting on a new town grant and rules regarding electric scooters that have grown in p
Shooting victim’s family rips statement from Harnett County sheriff, call on DA to resign
The Harnett County sheriff says the decision not to charge Angier minister Pat Chisenhall for the 2013 shooting death of his son-in-law was the right call, even after a jury said it wasn't self-defense. Christian Griggs' parents aren't surprised.
Bomb threats evacuate buildings in Triangle, nationwide
Raleigh, N.C. — Bomb threats were sent to media organizations, government buildings and other locations nationwide Thursday afternoon, including an office building in downtown Raleigh, three sites in Cary and one in Chapel Hill.
Newest Wake County school board member Chris Heagarty is 'thankful for the opportunity'
CARY, N.C. (WTVD) -- Chris Heagarty knows he has a lot to catch up on. "As much as I know about my kids' schools and what I value as a parent, it's a big system," Heagarty said. "Wake County is one of the biggest school systems in the country, and I have a big learning curve."
Former Green Hope star Jordyn Adams comes home to give back to Wake County kids
Jordyn Adams could have shared his kindness anywhere in the country. Growing up, he lived in Mississippi and South Carolina and spent his first year as a professional baseball player in Arizona and Utah. Adams, who was a two-sport star at Green Hope High School in Cary, was the 17th pick of the Los
The Hidden Mountain Park In North Carolina You’ll Want To Spend More Time In
We live in a big state with a multitude of hidden gems only the locals know about, and this charming mountain park is one of them! (Here are 10 more!) The next time you’re in or near Cashiers, be sure to check out this 13-acre park carved right into the middle of the community. Locals and seasonal r
Huge fire erupts on North Carolina highway after tractor-trailer hauling 8,500 gallons of gas crashes
A large tractor-trailer hauling 8,500 gallons of gasoline reportedly hit an icy part of the road on I-73 in Greensboro, North Carolina, which sent the vehicle flying. The tractor-trailer flipped onto its side, igniting a massive fire that forced officials to close portions of the highway Thursday mo
Man who owns Raleigh mansion raided by FBI indicted in murder-for-hire plot
RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- The man who owns the mansionat the center of an FBI raid in Raleigh on Dec. 5 has been indicted in a murder-for-hire plot that allegedly sought to get his wife's lover killed -- or at the least -- deported to Russia.
Wake County, as new sheriff promised, ends cooperation with feds over deportation
RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- Wake County has officially ended the 287 (g) agreement, which allowed the sheriff's office to turn over undocumented immigrants charged with crimes to federal immigration authorities.
Video of Possible UFO Lights Off North Carolina Coast Now Going Viral
An unidentified flying object was just filmed and uploaded to YouTube by a fisherman on the North Carolina coast. According to ‘CRLarkin’, his video shows “Stationary orange lights in the sky. Seen east off of Cape Lookout on 11/13/18, roughly between 9-10PM Eastern.”
Holly Springs officer arrested, charged with DWI following last shift on force
HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C. (WNCN) — A man who just finished his last shift as a Holly Springs police officer was arrested Tuesday night and charged with DWI after rear-ending two vehicles at a traffic light, according to a Wake County Magistrate's Order obtained by CBS 17.
Substitute teacher charged with hitting Wake student
Holly Springs, N.C. — A substitute Wake County teacher has been charged with hitting a student last fall and is now unable to work in area schools. Nazha Boris Shara, 50, of 116 Bryce Meadow Drive in Holly Springs, was charged Tuesday with misdemeanor assault on a child under 12. According to an arr
Holly Springs shoppers brave elements as Christmas nears
Holly Springs, NC — The roads may be a mess- but when you're suffering from cabin fever – retail therapy is a good remedy. "I just needed to get out of the house," Erin Troas said when asked why she braved the elements to get out to the stores. "I know it's crazy, but we just moved back from Chicago
The North Carolina Election Fraud Scandal Keeps Getting Worse
The midterms were a month and a half ago, but the fight’s not over in North Carolina, where Republican House candidate Mark Harris’ 9th District election campaign is under investigation over allegations that an aide kept absentee ballots from being returned. Harris beat his opponent, Democrat Dan Mc
Wake County Schools defends countywide system amid complaints over snow day, cites diversity
CARY, N.C. (WTVD) -- The Wake County Public School System defended on Sunday its countywide school system amid complaints from some that the massive size of the district makes the decision on whether to close schools during inclement weather more difficult,especially when conditions vary widely thro