1,794 people died in traffic crashes on North Carolina roads in 2021, according to the North Carolina Department of Transportation. Each bulb on the "Tree of Life" outside Raleigh's Capitol represents those lives lost.
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WNCT) — The Coast Guard rescued three adults and a 15-year-old from a sinking sailing vessel off the North Carolina coast. The 41-foot sailboat Rojodan crew contacted Coast Guard Sector North Carolina at approximately 6 p.m. Wednesday after they lost the use of both the engines and jib about 98 miles off Cape […]
Researchers picked up the fish Thursday and brought it back to the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences in Raleigh.
Republicans? Democrats? Try unaffiliated. More than 35 percent of voters go unaffiliated in NC elections
Unaffiliated voters became the largest block of registered voters in North Carolina this year, and a new study published this week takes a deep dive into who these voters are and to what extent they can be considered swing voters.
The U.S. 401 Corridor Study Team is seeking input on potential alignment options for the future highway.
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Renters are probably paying more for their current apartment than they did the last time they signed a lease. But how much more? And should that be a political issue? Congressman-elect Wiley Nickel made a strong claim in a recent interview with CBS 17 News about how quickly and how drastically […]
GRAHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — An Alamance County man faces charges after his father said the man struck him with his fist, a table and a metal dog bowl. At 12:52 a.m. on Tuesday, Alamance County sheriff’s deputies responded to a 911 call of an assault in the 5900 block of Snow Camp Road in the […]
A number of Charlotte-area schools and schools across NC received anonymous hoax phone calls about active shooter situations on Thursday.
A new North Carolina law is sending a message to criminals who steal merchandise into the thousands of dollars.
Families are around during the day for services like the Department of Social Services and other county employees.
When employees at Sunbelt Rentals headquarters happened to be cleaning out a closet, one of those moments came about in the form of a black and white four-by-six-inch photo.
NC woman who pleaded guilty to killing young daughter, 2 others receives 3 life sentences without parole
GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — The woman accused of killing three people, including 10- and 2-year-old girls, pleaded guilty to three counts of first-degree murder on Thursday and received three life sentences without parole, according to Guilford County District Attorney’s Office. Brittany McKinney, 31, was charged in Greensboro with three counts of first-degree murder in January 2020 […]
Brenda Gomez Hernandez, of Concord, won a $100,000 lottery prize from a Powerball ticket after delivering a baby girl on Nov. 9, according to an NC Education Lottery news release.
‘That was not him’: Ex-wife of man killed during Rowan County house fire says he was suffering mentally
The incident began at 12:38 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, at a home on Mahaffey Drive in Rockwell.
Gov. Roy Cooper on Wednesday announced that the state is offering a reward of up to $25,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the murder of 38-year-old Patrice Faison from Jan. 2021.
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper should not only be merry about Christmas, but merry about how voters continue to perceive him.
In a letter delivered to the governor’s office this week, the group called for the immediate release of those who are ill, elderly, in prison for technical violations of parole and those incarcerated as children.
A North Carolina school was placed on lockdown Thursday following a hoax active shooter call.