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Parent upset after school survey asks 11-year-olds about sexual orientation

The program is called Shifting Boundaries, which is funded through a federal grant. In the survey handed out to students, the sixth question asks "What is your sexual orientation?"

ABC11.COM - 2018-10-18 00:46:37

Halifax County teacher arrested after throwing object, hitting student in face, officials say

ENFIELD, N.C. (WNCN) - A Halifax County middle school teacher was charged with child abuse after the sheriff's office said he threw an object, hitting a student in the face.

CBS17 - 2018-10-16 20:08:06

NC state trooper shot, killed while conducting traffic stop; suspect in custody

Praying for NCSHP this morning as they try to pick up the pieces and move forward after the loss of one of their own this morning! ?— Zebulon Police Dept (@ZebulonPoliceNC)October 17, 2018

CBS17 - 2018-10-17 10:00:41

Rain will be short-lived, cold front to follow :: WRAL.com

By Elizabeth Gardner, WRAL meteorologistRaleigh, N.C.— Rain on Wednesday morning will be fairly light and short-lived, according to Elizabeth Gardner, ahead of a cold front that will plunge Thursday's high by as much as 10 degrees.A band of light rain will move through the Triangle most of the morni

WRAL - 2018-10-17 10:04:01

Cary police investigating suspicious death of 5-month-old boy :: WRAL.com

By Janine Bowen, WRAL.com editorCary, N.C.— Cary police said they are investigating the September death of a 5-month-old boy as suspicious.According to a search warrant, a woman woke up to find her baby under a plastic bag at Cheswick Place on Sept. 18.The document also said the woman is suspected o

WRAL - 2018-10-16 23:38:42

Jackpot dreams lead Lenoir County man to $1 million scratch-off prize

“I had some extra cash on me so I figured, ‘Why not?’” Lucas said. “I was blown away when I saw what we won. I was completely floored. We rarely play the lottery so this is unbelievable!”

WCTI12.COM - 2018-10-17 10:58:19

The best cities to relocate for a job in the US may not be where you'd expect

Taking the top three spots are Pittsburgh, PA; St. Louis, MO; and Indianapolis, IN. Here are the rest of the top 25.

TECHREPUBLIC - 2018-10-17 15:21:00

BREAKING: Missing Juvenile Found - Goldsboro Daily News

A missing juvenile has been found in Wayne County. The Goldsboro Police Department reports 13-year-old Kayla Walton was located around 11 AM Wednesday. Responding to a call in the Saulston area, deputies with the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office made contact with Walton at the Saulston Store on the 46

GOLDSBORODAILYNEWS.COM - 2018-10-17 18:10:59

Teen dies in Possum Track Road crash :: WRAL.com

Madeline Grace Shook, of Raleigh, was traveling north on Possum Track Road in a 2011 Volkswagen Jetta. The car ran off the road at a high speed, ultimately striking several trees, troopers said.

WRAL - 2018-10-16 17:11:00

Lows in the 30s? Find out how cold it could get this week :: WRAL.com

Raleigh, N.C.— Lows could drop into the 30s late this week, signaling that fall is finally here to stay.

WRAL - 2018-10-16 10:30:35

Officials: Raleigh man killed in Wake Forest police chase had active warrants

WAKE FOREST, N.C. (WNCN) - A 34-year-old Raleigh man was killed when he crashed as he drove away from pursuing police, official said.


Steel part breaks windshield, strikes truck driver near Selma :: WRAL.com

Selma, N.C.— A truck driver was seriously injured Monday evening when a large steel part from another truck broke through the truck's windshield, striking the driver in the chest.


Off-duty Fayetteville police officer wounded in shooting :: WRAL.com

The officer, who was not identified, was being treated at an area hospital. Police did not disclose the severity of the officer’s injuries.


16-year-old Raleigh girl killed when car slams into trees

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - A 16-year-old from Raleigh was killed when her car ran off a Wake County road Tuesday morning and hit several trees, the Highway Patrol said.

CBS17 - 2018-10-16 17:37:39

North Carolina mom threw baby on ground after being denied beer, police say

Policetold CBS17that Kyesha Sherell Willis, 29, went to a neighbor's house on Saturday and demanded a beer. When she couldn't get one, she became angry and threw her son to the ground, police say.


Wake County high school student dies in crash on her way to school, Highway Patrol says

Madeline Shook, a student-athlete at Cardinal Gibbons High School, died at the scene, First Sgt. Michael Baker reported.

RALEIGH NEWS & OBSERVER - 2018-10-16 13:12:00

Country music stars donate all proceeds from latest single to Hurricane Florence relief :: WRAL.com

By Kasey Cunnintham, WRAL reporterRaleigh, N.C.— Country music stars from North Carolina are using the release of their latest single to help with relief efforts for Hurricane Florence victims.When members of the band Parmalee saw images and videos of their home state under water, they knew they wan


One person killed following police chase that ended in Youngsville :: WRAL.com

By Janine Bowen, WRAL.com editorYoungsville, N.C.— One person was killed during a police chase Sunday night in Franklin County.Authorities said Wake Forest police were chasing a suspect near Youngsville between 8 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. when the crash occurred near Thompson Circle.Photos from the scene a


1 dead in crash during Wake Forest police chase, officials say

WAKE FOREST, N.C. (WNCN) - Officials say that one person has died in a police chase in the Youngsville area Sunday night.The incident happened when Wake Forest police were involved in a chase and a vehicle crash occurred, according to Wake Forest spokesman Bill Crabtree.A person died in the crash, C


Woman kidnapped after Rocky Mount murder, police say

When they arrived, they found a man dead. Police said a woman, 34-year-old Shenika Shaw, was kidnapped.