North Carolina

Legendary UNC basketball coach Dean Smith died late Saturday night. He was 83. Smith is known for building the basketball program at the University of North Carolina to what it has become today. He coached Hall of Fame players Michael Jordan, James Worthy, Bob McAdoo. Under his leadership two national championships, UNC won 13 Atlantic […]

According to the Department of Health & Human Services, there has been 6 confirmed cases of the Enterovirus D68 in children from North Carolina. Text “LIGHT” To 37890 for your chance at ticket giveaways and news before anyone else!…Standard Messaging Rates Apply DHHS says that EV-D68 is a respiratory illness, and that parents should look […]

Last Friday, a judge denied a preliminary injunction, which would have staved off the state’s voter suppression law, H.B. 589, from this November’s general elections.…

LGBT Center’s 26-Year-Old First Black Chair Faces Racial Hostility According to North Carolina’s Charlotte Post, the LGBT Community Center of Charlotte has elected Ranzeno Frazier as…

On Monday, a preliminary injunction hearing was held in North Carolina, regarding the state’s voter laws and what opponents state are blatant discriminatory practices. Appearing…

As the nation celebrates the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 this week, a new fight for voting rights…

It’s national news that a dangerous storm system that produced tornadoes, strong winds and damaging hail and that is responsible for three dozen deaths in Arkansas, Alabama and Mississippi, is predicted to approach NC later this evening. Text “LIGHT” To 37890 for your chance at ticket giveaways and news before anyone else!…Standard Messaging Rates Apply […]

  NC Attorney General Roy Cooper is asking the U.S. Food and Drug Admin. to regulate electronic cigarettes like other tobacco products because they are capable of delivering high doses of nicotine and can be addictive. Cooper signed a letter on Tuesday saying that e-cigarettes are portrayed as a safe alternative and are being marketed […]

  It may sound good that North Carolina’s unemployment rate fell from 8.9 percent in July to 8.7 percent in August, but employers in the state are still shedding jobs. According to the state Department of Commerce more than 3,500 jobs were cut during the month of August and more than 409,000 people in the […]

I received the Amber alert last night and my heart dropped as a little girl was taken when someone stole the vehicle she was sleeping in. Little Shylin Olanda Neal of High Point, NC was sleeping in the back seat of her Godfather’s 2003 Chevy Suburban last night when he stopped at a local supermarket and […]