This week Duke Energy Power bills are going up slightly in households in Central and western North Carolina. Customers in parts of Durham, Wake, Chatham, Orange, and Person counties are affected by the increase. Last week the North Carolina Utilities Commission ordered that starting Wednesday the new rates for Duke Energy Carolinas customers can take effect. […]

According to sources Tuesday afternoon after getting off a school bus in Wake County a teen girl was hit by a car. The incident happened around 2:50 p.m. at Carpenter Road near Zebulon Road north of Zebulon. The teenage girl was taken to WakeMed for treatment. Her condition was not immediately available. SOURCE:     […]