Traffic on numerous downtown Hillsborough streets will be affected Saturday morning by a fire truck processional in honor of Orange Rural Assistant Chief of Training and Safety Jeffrey Holden, who died Monday.
Gov. Roy Cooper has ordered flags to be flown at half staff in honor of Orange Rural firefighter Jeff Holden, who died Monday at the main station on Churton Street after rescuing a construction worker.
Sidewalk dining was expected to bring more life and people to Hillsborough’s historic downtown, but some residents and business owners are unhappy. Others are adding furnishings, but ignoring the rules.
A man is accused of taking money for entertainment and sports tickets without delivering them to three Raleigh residents last year while he was on probation after swindling people in at least three North Carolina counties.
Assistant Fire Chief Jeff “Stan” Holden, who had joined the Orange Rural Fire Department as a teenager, was found unresponsive in the main station in downtown Hillsborough after rescuing a person trapped in a trench earlier Monday,
Chapel Hill Town Council weighed Charlottesville manager Maurice Jones experiences with Unite the Right rally, affordable housing, communication, economic development in hiring him to replace town manager Roger Stancil.
City council members from the Triangle and GoTriangle leaders visited Richmond, Virginia, to ride Pulse, the city’s new bus rapid transit line. Raleigh, Cary, Wake County and Chapel Hill plan to build similar BRT systems in coming years.
Orange County court documents showed hours before Shaun Christy died Wednesday night after being shot by Durham police, a domestic violence protective order was taken out by his wife, Jennifer Christy.
IFC Community House outlined 26 changes that could restore Chapel Hill’s emergency shelter for homeless men at Homestead and MLK Boulevard. The goal still would be connecting them with housing and services.
Custodians in supervisory roles and on the DPS payroll are upset because they must reapply for jobs. The custodians contend they were told they would not have to reapply for jobs when the jobs are no longer outsourced.
Ten-year-old Joseph Ray saved a toddler from drowning at an apartment complex pool in Carrboro on July 4. He pulled a 15-month-old girl from the pool at the Carolina Apartments after he noticed she had tipped out of a float and was sinking.
New security entrances at several Durham schools will steer visitors to the main office before they are allowed access to the rest of the school. District leaders say the new entrances will improve safety and security.