Comedian Rod of God (aka Rod Allison) checks in with Melissa Wade during her Light Lunch! He talks about bringing the laughs during Fayetteville State’s Installation Weekend, honoring his brother, Chancellor Darrell Allison. You can catch him during their Night of Music & Laughter on Sunday!


This weekend, Fayetteville State University is set to celebrate the installation of its 12th Chancellor and Chief Executive Officer, Darrell T. Allison, J.D. Melissa Wade chats with Chancellor Allison about the weekend ahead and what he is planning for the future of FSU! For more information about the installation, visit Fayetteville State’s website! 

It looks like the 2027 World University Games could be making their way to the Triangle! WRAL Sports Fan reports that Gov. Roy Cooper has officially signed a proclamation, expressing the desire to serve as the host city of the World University Games, the second-largest international athletic competition after the Olympics. In a press conference […]

After 70 years, the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) is now set to move its headquarters from the only place they’ve called home. As reported by WRAL Sports Fan, the league announced in a press conference on Tuesday (Sept. 20) that the ACC Headquarters will move from Greensboro to Uptown Charlotte. It will be housed in […]

Apex man Chris Yoo details watching his son, Caleb, perform with the Westminster Abbey Choir School at Queen Elizabeth's state funeral.

As you know, we are in the middle of Hurricane Season, and right now, you are probably wondering if we need to stock up and prepare for a big storm this week. No worries, we got you covered on that tip! Hurricane Fiona is the latest storm that we are looking out for. It was […]

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Through the initiative, Techstars and JP Morgan aim to allocate over $80 million in funding to over 37 accelerators supporting diverse founders by 2025. The post Black-Led, DMV-Based Startups Receive Boost From Techstars Accelerator appeared first on NewsOne.

Raleigh police responded to a call Sept. 16, shortly before noon, and found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.