Layoff Wave Continues: Another North Carolina Business Reduces StaffAsh JurbergNewsBreak Contributor
This City in NC Was Ranked as One of the Worst Cities to Raise a Family in the Entire CountryDiana RusNewsBreak Contributor
Safe Refueling: A Fayetteville Resident’s Guide to Protecting Possessions at the PumpLMU GoldensNewsBreak Contributor
Striding Towards Safety: Curtailing Pedestrian Accidents in Fayetteville, NCJourney WorldNewsBreak Contributor
Addressing Fayetteville's Crisis: Veterans, Leaders, Gangs UniteThe L3 BrandNewsBreak Contributor
Man wanted in Robeson County killing turns himself in, deputies say
ROBESON COUNTY, N.C. (WBTW) — A 20-year-old Maxton man is in custody and will face a first-degree murder charge in the killing of a Red Springs man, the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office said. Jaiden Warren Locklear, 20, surrendered to sheriff’s office investigators on Thursday. He had been wanted in Monday’s shooting death of Rondell Hammonds, […]
These shannon, NC based Puppies are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to shannon..
Maxton man who served 12 years in prison for second-degree murder charged with narcotics and weapons offenses, deputies say
ROBESON COUNTY, N.C. (WBTW) — A man who was released from prison in 2022 after serving 12 years for second-degree murder has been arrested for narcotics and weapons violations, according to the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office. Henry Dwayne Jacobs, 45, of Maxton, was charged with possession with intent to sell and/or deliver cocaine, maintaining a […]
Cumberland couple faces charges after horses removed from farm due to abuse concerns
Discover the shocking story of a Cumberland duo facing charges after their horses were seized due to abuse allegations. Stay updated with WRAL Live for breaking news, national headlines, and local updates. Tune in for the full story.
Police arrest man and seize 10 pounds of marijuana and opioids from Fayetteville home
Dive into this gripping report as authorities seize 10 pounds of marijuana and opioids from a Fayetteville home, leading to a significant arrest. Discover the details of this major drug bust and its impact on the local community.
Driver hits, kills person walking in Hoke County and leaves the scene: NCSHP
The person killed was walking along Laurinburg Road near McQuage Road in Hoke County.
Tragic Death of 13-Year-Old in Robeson County Shooting
Tragedy strikes Robeson County as a 13-year-old falls victim to a fatal shooting. Tune into WRAL Live for breaking news coverage, providing both national headlines and local updates on this heart-wrenching incident. Stay informed, stay safe.
If you have a lead foot, beware! Fayetteville is considering options to reduce speeding.
Streets can be built with shapes and obstacles that make drivers uncomfortable if they drive too fast. But some anti-speeding structures, like speed bumps, hinder emergency vehicles. Street designs and structures that deter speeding include: Speed bumps, narrow lanes, zig-zag lanes, and roundabouts. The Fayetteville City Council is considering ways...
Bicyclist airlifted after accident
A male bicyclist was airlifted after an accident in Southern Pines around 10:15 a.m. on Thursday. According to officials, the cyclist was riding across U.S. 1 from Murray Hill Road when he turned left onto U.S. 1 North when he was hit by a pickup truck traveling from Council Way.
Fayetteville police look for suspect in man’s death at hotel
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — Detectives with Fayetteville Police Department’s Homicide Unit are still looking for a suspect in the death of a man found dead at an area hotel. Fayetteville PD said Jeremy Mercer was killed on or about June 10 at the Extended Stay America Hotel on...
Concerns grow after staff injured breaking up fights, more weapons found on campus
The growing number of violent incidents and guns found in schools have prompted concerns from many.
Week 7 Preview: Richmond eyes second win, preps for 4A opponent Hoke County
ROCKINGHAM — The most meaningful game of the season for the Richmond Senior High School football team will take place on Friday night. While rivalry games with Pinecrest and Scotland high schools are important, should the Raiders hope to keep their playoff potential alive, Week 6’s road game at Hoke County High School could be the determining factor.
Fayetteville's Finest: A Guide to the 4 Must-Visit Seafood Restaurants
In this article, we're exploring four exceptional seafood restaurants in Fayetteville. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments below!
Police seek ID of man in Walmart in Aberdeen
ABERDEEN, N.C. (WNCN) — Police in a Moore County town say are looking for a man following an incident in a Walmart. Officials said Tuesday they are asking the public for help in identifying the man, according to a news release from the Aberdeen Police Department. Police released two...
Felon charged with attempted murder in North Carolina shooting that injured off-duty officer
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A Maxton man has been charged with multiple offenses including five counts of attempted murder in connection to a Sept. 19 Exxon gas station shooting that injured an off-duty Dunn police officer in Cumberland County. At 5:26 p.m. on Wednesday, Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Detectives arrested and charged 39-year-old […]
Black Tastemakers: Chef puts 'Heart & Soul' into a Ramsey Street restaurant in Fayetteville
Welcome to Black Tastemakers, an occasional series that highlights African American excellence and influence on the Fayetteville-area food scene. Nominate Black culinary professionals and entrepreneurs by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. At Heart & Soul Soul Food and Lounge on Ramsey Street in Fayetteville, Chef Trell Liles puts his heart into a menu...
48-year-old Maxton man reported missing in Robeson County found safe
ROBESON COUNTY, N.C. (WBTW) — A 48-year-old Maxton man who was reported missing in Robeson County has been found safe. Editor’s note: Because the man has been found safe, all identifying information and photos have been removed from this story.
Friends, loved ones pay tribute to Allisha Watts through tree planting ceremony
The ceremony came on what would have been Watts' 40th birthday.
Fayetteville sneaker ball is about family, hip-hop, dancing and positive vibes. What to know
Joe McGee keeps trying to bring families together around positive vibes. He keeps succeeding. He in particular wants to create safe, fun spaces for communities of color where the younger generation can bump elbows in a room full of mentors. He played host in the spring to a special Little...
Former Fayetteville Councilman Curtis Worthy, outspoken advocate for west Cumberland, dies
Curtis Worthy, an outspoken former member of Fayetteville City Council who was among the first council members elected when the city expanded westward, died Sept. 20. He was 76. “He was fun-loving,” says Jill Harris Gates, his daughter and the middle child of three — Jan, Jill and Curtis II. “A self-taught, self-made man.” ...