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These Are The 10 Worst Raleigh Suburbs For 2019
Editor’s Note: This article is an opinion based on facts and is meant as infotainment. Don’t freak out we updated this article for 2019. This is our fourth time ranking the worst suburbs around Raleigh.
Five females arrested in Raleigh, charged with theft campaign against two Belk stores
RALEIGH — Three women and a girl from Whitakers and a woman from Rocky Mount face charges of running a shoplifting operation that netted more than $1,900 in merchandise from Belk stores in Raleigh and Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina, last week.
NC woman will buy her dream home with almost half a million Cash 5 jackpot
Raleigh, N.C. (FOX Carolina) -- Jewel Thorne of Spring Hope, North Carolina said she plans to buy her dream home after winning a $427,896 Cash 5 jackpot. “I’m finally going to get my own house,” Thorne said. “It’s a wonderful feeling to know I won’t have to pay rent. Plus, I’ll be able to make sure
Authorities looking for arson suspect after Henderson Mexican restaurant set on fire
Henderson police officials, along with the Henderson Fire Department and the State Bureau of Investigation, are asking for the public's help in finding a person wanted for setting a Mexican restaurant on fire after a break-in Monday morning.
Kelly Clarkson: Aretha Franklin helped my shyness
Kelly Clarkson overcame her shyness because of Aretha Franklin. The 36-year-old star has paid tribute to the late soul legend - who died at the age of 76 in August after a battle with pancreatic cancer - and has admitted it was the 'Respect' singer's music that gave her the confidence to pursue her
No, teenagers are not lazy for sleeping in – and a new Seattle school policy is helping them get the shut-eye they need
When Seattle public schools adopted new start times in fall 2017 to give high-school students an extra hour of sleep in the morning, some worried that teenagers would simply use it as an excuse to stay up later.
Man Gets Creepy 'Wake-Up Call' From His Security Camera
Voice claiming to be 'white hat' hacker came out of Arizona man's Nest Cam IQ camera. (Newser) – When your security camera makes you feel less secure, there might be a problem. Especially when a voice emanating from the other end claims to be a "white hat hacker" from the "Anonymous Calgary Hivemind
Secret Santa pays off layaway items as Nashville Walmart
Nashville, N.C. — A blessing has made Christmas a littler merrier for a lot of people in Nash County. A secret Santa paid off tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of layaway items at the Walmart in Nashville.
Wake Forest High School recognized as a top school for inclusiveness, honored by Special Olympics
RALEIGH (WTVD) -- Wake Forest High School (WFHS) is winning praise for multiple athletic accomplishments. The football team won its third consecutive football championship Friday, and the school was named one of 100 Unified Champion Schools by the Special Olympics.
Soldier from Holly Springs held on $1 million bond after arrest on child sex charges
HOLLY SPRINGS, N.C. (WNCN) - A U.S. Army soldier from Holly Springs is being held on a $1 million bond while facing several child sex offenses after he was arrested Friday, according to Wake County arrest records.
For 2nd time in 3 weeks, a Henderson Mexican restaurant goes up in flames
HENDERSON, N.C. (WNCN) — Emergency crews responded to a fire call at a Mexican restaurant in Henderson on Monday morning — the second Mexican restaurant in the town to catch fire in the last three weeks.
Holiday Open House in Downtown Oxford Touted “Downtown Dollars”
Earlier this month, the Town of Oxford, North Carolina, held a Holiday Open House in its historic downtown. The rain held off for at least the morning. Downtown had a joyous sound abounding on every street. Buskers — street performers — were playing tunes, children searching for their snowflake art
Man fatally shot before flight at North Carolina airport
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) - A North Carolina man is accused of shooting and killing another man outside a small airport. Citing a Greenville police release, news outlets report 52-year-old Joseph Pate died at the scene outside Pitt-Greenville Airport early Sunday. Airport Director Betty Stansbury says P
Earthquake centered in Tenn. felt in North Carolina
MASCOT, Tenn. - An earthquake centered in eastern Tennessee also was felt in three other states. The U.S. Geological Survey website says the epicenter of the magnitude 3.0 earthquake early Sunday was southeast of Mascot. It also was felt in parts of Georgia, Kentucky and North Carolina.
North Carolina Election Fraud Is A Crime. So Treat It That Way.
For decades, Republicans have been claiming that voter fraud was endemic. Supposedly, thousands if not millions of people were improperly voting ― for Democrats. This was the basis for photo-ID requirements and excessive purges of the voting rolls, and felony penalties for people found to have voted
4 days left for NC farmers to apply for assistance following hurricanes Florence, Michael
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) -- Four days remain for farmers to seek state assistance and relief for crop losses from the fall's hurricanes, following an extension which also added more counties including Wake to the eligibility list.
Driver killed in fiery Nash County crash
Spring Hope, N.C. — One person died Saturday in a fiery crash in Nash County. According to the N.C. State Highway Patrol, a driver lost control of their car around 10:30 p.m. on U.S. Highway 64 near Exit 450 and Spring Hope.
North Carolina school system tests positive for lead at its oldest schools
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Tests show water fixtures at 41 of Charlotte-Mecklenburg 89 oldest schools had unsafe levels of lead, and officials say those fixtures have been removed, blocked off or filtered as soon as the high levels were detected.
North Carolina Voting Rights Activist Dies
Louisburg, NC – Mother Rosa Nell Eaton, an African American voting rights activist who successfully helped challenge voting restrictions, has died. She was 97. Eaton grew up on a farm and attended segregated schools, and later served as a precinct judge for many decades. As a young woman she encount
Jacket wrestlers win Friday night
Roanoke Rapids Wrestling Team defeated Louisburg 70-9 Friday night on the road. 285 Antonio Lawrence (RR) won by medical fall over Raul Ramirez. 106 Harry Crawford (RR) won by major dec over Shemar Davis 17-9.