ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Police say a man was involuntarily committed after he was found armed with a machete and experiencing a mental crisis in a Taco Bell restaurant in Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than a dozen North Carolina municipalities or counties are choosing new elected officials, with some picking party nominees for the fall.
Voting precincts were slated to be open in these areas from 6:30 a.m.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Early in-person voting began on Thursday for the July 26 local elections for positions to serve in over a dozen North Carolina municipalities or counties.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for trying to buy firearms on behalf of gang members who she helped sell drugs, according to a federal prosecutor.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — An historical marker alerting motorists that 1912 two-time Olympic gold medalist Jim Thorpe once played pro baseball in eastern North Carolina is back up more than two years after it was accidentally torn down.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — A Chinese tire maker which announced a project five years ago to build a plant and bring at least 800 jobs to a North Carolina county has pulled out and returned the 400-acre site, officials said.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Police have arrested a North Carolina man in connection with a fatal shooting in broad daylight at a park, authorities said.
Rocky Mount police spokesman Ricky Jackson said officers arrested Ronnie Slade, 18, at his residence on Monday, news outlets reported.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina mother and her boyfriend have been charged with involuntary manslaughter after her two young children died Saturday.
Rocky Mount Police say the 1-year-old girl and her 3-month-old baby brother were found unresponsive Saturday morning and declared dead at a nearby hospital.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina are investigating the deaths of a 1-year-old girl and her 3-month-old baby brother Saturday.
Rocky Mount Police say they were called after 9 a.m.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — QVC will not rebuild a North Carolina distribution center destroyed in December blaze that also killed a worker.
The company said in a statement Tuesday that it made the decision not to rebuild the facility built more than 20 years ago after months of assessment and careful consideration, WRAL-TV reported.
NASHVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A man suspected of robbing banks in North Carolina and South Carolina died in a car crash on Friday night following a police chase and a “forced stop” by a sheriff's deputy in North Carolina, authorities said Saturday afternoon.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been sentenced to up to 31 years in prison for killing his wife in front of their kids after pleading guilty to second-degree murder.
Alexander Dzikowski, 34, pleaded guilty on Tuesday, news outlets reported.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Authorities are offering a $20,000 reward for information on a fire that destroyed a QVC distribution facility in North Carolina and killed a worker.
News outlets report the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives is offering up to $10,000, and QVC is matching it, “should that information point to criminal activity,” ATF Special Agent in Charge Vince Pallozzi said
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Police in an eastern North Carolina city were investigating Sunday the shooting death of a teenager found inside a home.
Rocky Mount officers responding to a shooting report shortly after 3 a.m.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have recovered the body of a man who was working at a distribution center in North Carolina for the QVC home-shopping television network when a massive fire erupted, destroying most of the facility, a local official said Sunday.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — A fire ripped through a distribution center in North Carolina for the QVC home-shopping television network early Saturday, causing extensive damage to the facility, officials said.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a North Carolina woman and accused her of forging bills and claim forms to get more than $70,000 from an insurance company, the N.C. Department of Insurance said.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — A former North Carolina education administrator has reached an agreement with his former school system to pay back more than $30,000 of unauthorized travel expenses he accumulated during his time in office.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) —
A North Carolina couple split a nearly $1 million lottery jackpot thanks to two identical tickets, a sudden windfall the pair say they will put to good use.
The North Carolina Education Lottery says Luther Cannon bought two tickets for Sunday's Cash 5 jackpot at a convenience store in Rocky Mount.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Police in Eastern North Carolina are investigating after a “historical” human bone was found at a dog park.
The Rocky Mount Police Department said someone reported finding the bone Wednesday at the Best Friend’s Dog Park and a “preliminary investigation” revealed it was human, news outlets report.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Get ready for long lines at North Carolina DMV offices this summer as pandemic delays and economic forces bring record demand for licenses.
Division of Motor Vehicles Commissioner Torre Jessup urged motorists to conduct business online if they can.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — Police say two teens were shot at a graduation party in Rocky Mount after an argument escalated into violence.
WRAL-TV reports that Rocky Mount police responded to a shooting at about 8:30 p.m.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles is opening some of its offices on Saturdays, a move coming one week after it resumed regular road testing after a year’s absence.
The agency said in a news release that Saturday hours would resume at 16 offices across the state, starting this Saturday.
ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina sheriff's deputy who was shot during a traffic stop on Interstate 95 has been released from the hospital...
ROCKY MONT, N.C. (AP) — Federal prosecutors in North Carolina say a man has been sentenced to 13 years in prison for robbing a pizza delivery driver at gunpoint...
Capitol Broadcasting Company has acquired a "substantial interest" in Morrisville-based Professional Builders Supply as the privately held company continues to diversify its holdings.
CBC, which is the parent company of WRAL.com and WRAL TechWire, and PBS announced the deal early Thursday.
Police are searching for a 19-year-old woman who went missing from Rocky Mount.
Tysheka Zhane Moss was last seen at 608 Daughtridge St. The North Carolina Department of Public Saftey issued a Silver Alert for Moss.
A former Rocky Mount Police officer is one of two people charged in the shooting death of a 17-year-old on Tuesday, authorities said.
According to police, Traveon Sessoms Bullock was found in the front yard of a home in the 700 block of Powell Drive with gunshot wounds at about 10 p.m.
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