Sen. Corey Booker urges NAACP chapter to have faith in overcoming injustice
Senator Corey Booker of New Jersey told stories of his family ties to NC and urged faithful perseverance in the face of injustice at the North Carolina NAACP chapter’s luncheon on Saturday October 7, 2017 at the Raleigh Convention Center.
Chapel Hill food festival TerraVita will be held in October, the ninth year for the Triangle festival focusing on sustainability. The lineup traditionally has included well-known chefs like Vivian Howard and Ashley Christensen.
Hurricane Matthew swept into the Carolinas in 2016 and caused extensive damage in both states. But when adjusted for inflation the cost of Matthew pales in comparison to previous hurricanes. Here's a look at those costly hurricanes.
On June 19, 2018 Animal Control officers responded to a call about a 500-pound pig, now named Toby, that had collapsed on the side of I-40. He was later bought at a shelter auction and now lives at Blind Spot Animal Sanctuary in Rougemont, NC.
Karen Kellett, principal of Glenn Elementary School, is "100 percent sure" the low-performing school will meet or exceed the academic goals in Superintendent Pascal Mubenga's new five-year strategic plan.
Monica Jenkins, executive director of the three-year-old Duke Technology Scholars program sets students up with summer internships, houses them together and offers programming and mentoring to keep them in the gender-imbalanced field.
Robin Catiller was filming the annual fireworks display at Bogey Hills Baptist Church in St. Charles, Missouri, when things suddenly went horribly wrong. "Before they started the display they said sit back, relax and enjoy the show," she said. "Ev