RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A jury will decide whether the former head of a private Christian school that novelist Nicholas Sparks founded in his North Carolina hometown was unjustly fired, then defamed when the author said the educator suffered from mental illness.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A telemarketer has been sentenced to more than five years in prison for his role in a $10 million telemarketing scheme.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The country's largest electric company faces a setback as it pushes North Carolina for the chance to line up profitable infrastructure projects years into the future and bypass lengthy regulatory battles.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Democrat in the last undecided U.S. House race publicly decries dark money in politics but is joining his Republican rival in making it easier for untraceable political spending groups to help out.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — These North Carolina lotteries were drawn Tuesday:
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 4 Day" game were:
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 3 Day" game were:
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on an innocence hearing for a North Carolina man (all times local):
TRAVELERS REST, S.C. (AP) — A South Carolina woman is dead after she drove the wrong way on a highway in Greenville County near the North Carolina state line.
MONROE, N.C. (AP) — Deputies in North Carolina say a man walked into a sheriff's office and confessed to killing his 15-year-old daughter.
PITTSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Commissioners in North Carolina say the United Daughters of the Confederacy must soon come up with a plan for removing a Confederate monument from a county courthouse's grounds.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who confessed to a fatal stabbing in 1979 is getting a chance to prove his innocence during a hearing before three judges.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Immigration law-enforcement legislation that North Carolina Republicans have idled for months in the General Assembly is back in gear.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper is meeting with North Carolina public school teachers to try to build additional pressure upon Republicans to resolve the two-month budget stalemate to his liking.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Democrats still shaken by the 2010 tea party wave that netted Republicans six governors' offices, flipped 21 statehouse chambers and drove nearly 700 Democratic state legislators from office are mounting a comeback, pouring millions of dollars into state-level races.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Severe weather has knocked down trees on the campus that is home to North Carolina's health department.
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — A drive-by shooting in North Carolina has killed a 9-year-old boy and injured an 8-year-old boy, motivating some leaders to speak out against gun violence.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — These North Carolina lotteries were drawn Monday:
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 4 Day" game were:
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday afternoon's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 3 Day" game were:
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A three-judge panel that will consider whether a convicted killer is actually innocent will hear arguments about the credibility of the man's confession, during which he wore a Superman-like cape and compared himself to Dracula.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Sheriff's officials in North Carolina say a nursing home aide has been arrested on accusations she abused elderly, disabled patients.
College football is a chalky sport.
OUTER BANKS, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's Corolla Wild Horse Fund has confirmed a young stallion became tangled in barbed wire near an Outer Banks beach and had to be euthanized.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who was wrongfully convicted for murder and imprisoned for 17 years has died.
WILSON, N.C. (AP) — Five years ago, 15-year-old Abby Martin climbed into the back seat of Frank Kidd's Piper PA-18 Super Cub for her first flight in a small plane.
PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) — U.S. Amateur champion Andy Ogletree and runner-up John Augenstein headline the United States' final seven additions to its Walker Cup team.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — To erase the educational achievement gap between white and black students in Asheville City Schools, Lauren Evans says the phrase "achievement gap" itself needs to be more scrutinized.
BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on the NASCAR race at Bristol Motor Speedway (all times local):
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper's administration is proposing a plan to reduce greenhouse gases.
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The Gullah Geechee Cultural Heritage Corridor Commission is holding its next community meeting at a historical site near Wilmington, where members will hear updates on various projects in North Carolina.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina Lt. Gov. Dan Forest is ready to formally begin his bid for next year's voters to elevate him to governor.
WHITEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Shannon Godwin was putting plywood on the windows of his home the day before Hurricane Florence was expected to make landfall when he got the call.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 4 Evening" game were:
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the North Carolina Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:
PINEHURST, N.C. (AP) — Teenager Cohen Trolio advanced to the U.S. Amateur semifinals by beating Austin Squires 3 and 1 on Friday.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina are reviewing a series of racist letters sent to local black leaders.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina appeals court could revisit a ruling earlier this month that a state trooper acted appropriately when he chased and stopped a vehicle after its passenger flashed an obscene hand gesture.
MAYSVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Residents in a North Carolina town can drink the water again after a water main break led officials to shut off the supply.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina university official has resigned from his post in the wake of complaints by conservative activists about his Twitter posts that made disparaging comments about Republicans.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's highest court says protections that block prosecutors from repeatedly pursuing criminal charges against someone for the same crime still apply in some cases when prosecutors want to reinstate dropped charges after police find new evidence.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina's highest court has decided some repeat convicted sex offenders shouldn't be subject to perpetual tracking by satellite-linked ankle bracelets after serving their full sentences.
BURGAW, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have filed multiple charges, including human trafficking, against a North Carolina man after a woman called 911 to say a man was holding her and her 8-month-old baby against their will.
Watch out for Sharks and Cobras.
MORGANTON, N.C. (AP) — Authorities in North Carolina have accused a school receptionist of sending inappropriate pictures to a student.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A health policy expert and residents struggling to find affordable insurance are planned speakers for a hearing before North Carolina General Assembly members pressing for passage of Medicaid expansion this year.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for embezzling more than $330,000 from a man in her care.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Thousands of dollars in property taxes on land owned by Republican U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows' business went unpaid because the western North Carolina congressman says he didn't know about the bills.
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The group publisher of four Gatehouse Media newspapers in eastern North Carolina is adding a fifth publication to his responsibilities.
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