Franklin Academy dropped longstanding wording from its student handbook saying students couldn’t talk about being homosexual, bisexual or transgender. School leaders say it was a misunderstanding in wording that they’ve clarified.
A federal court upheld the life sentence of a 32-year-old gang member for her role in a 2014scheme to abduct Frank Janssen, the father of former Wake County Assistant District Attorney Colleen Janssen.
Saint Savior’s Center — through its Diaper Train program — provides low-income families in Wake County diapers, baby wipes and, occasionally, children’s books and has since 2011. But the nonprofit was told this month it would no longer receive diapers from its largest supplier because of the nonprofit’s growth.
Two men were arrested this week on felony charges after separate incidents in which they grabbed and kissed women against their will, authorities said. One woman was a doctor in a hospital and the other was a pedestrian on a downtown Raleigh street.
A 21-year-old Johnston County man was charged Monday with wounding a Food Lion employee who was in the parking lot of the store on Poole Road in Raleigh, North Carolina, last month when shooting started.
Chapel Hill, Durham and Wake farmers and markets seeking a way to pay for new equipment and services after federal government signs contract for SNAP food benefits management and payment processing companies.
Authorities urged drivers to avoid the area of N.C. 98 – Durham Road –and Stony Hill Road on Tuesday after a gasoline tanker rolled over near that intersection between Wake Forest, North Carolina, and Durham shortly before 10 a.m.
Six Republican campaign volunteers say an Uber driver left them at a gas station near Raleigh, North Carolina. The driver said he had the right to deny the Republicans service and told them “Welcome to the resistance,” the passengers said.
Mark Boone wants to build an underground chapel 150 feet below the earth on his property off of Ebenezer Church Road in North Raleigh. Neighbors aren’t happy, saying the project would bring traffic and noise.