The man accused of making false bomb threats last summer in Burke, Caldwell and Catawba counties will spend at least 11 years of active prison time after pleading guilty to charges of terrorism and making false bomb reports during Burke County Superior Court Monday, Feb. 13, 2017.
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Our Thursday, a Discovery High School student was struck by a vehicle as she was attempting to cross Ashe Avenue while on her way to cheerleading practice, according to emergency personnel .
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Four North Carolina voters sued a political activist for libel Wednesday, claiming he falsely accused them of voting illegally last November because they were felons or had voted in other states.
Conover Middle School boasts a new spelling bee champ. Fletcher Cromer, a 6th grader, just won the district competition. Fletcher competed against 20 other children and won by spelling the word “au fait.”
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina legislators and representatives of gay rights groups are trying again to make the case that House Bill 2 should be repealed and replaced with legislation to protect LGBT people from discrimination statewide.
Rickey Allen Payne, 44, of Hickory, will spend the next 26 years in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree murder and concealing/failing to report a death during Catawba County Superior Court on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017.