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Wishing for snow? Cary’s Waverly Place hosts sledding next month

By Sarah Lindenfeld Hall, Go Ask Mom editor Cary, N.C. — Snow is in the forecast — sort of — at Cary’s Waverly Place next month. The shopping area’s ninth annual Snow Day is set for 11

9 NC educators selected as regional Teachers of the Year

Raleigh, N.C. — Nine teachers from across North Carolina have been selected as this year’s regional Teachers of the Year. They will compete for the title of 2020 Burroughs Wellcome Fund North Carolina Teacher of the Year.

Cabarrus County, others in NC pass Second Amendment measures

CONCORD, N.C. — As more North Carolina counties pass resolutions supporting gun rights, one decided against calling itself a “Second Amendment Sanctuary,” while another was urged by the mother of a school shooting victim to be careful.

Boy cut with razor during fight at Charlotte middle school

Charlotte, N.C. — A mother said her son’s face was slashed with a razor during a fight at his Charlotte middle school. The eighth grader, Angel, had to get 24 stitches, his mother Marina Pineda said. Pineda

Rocky Mount police investigating after one found with gunshot wound

Rocky Mount, N.C. — Rocky Mount police are investigating after a person was found with a gunshot wound on Friday. Police said a man was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Officials said the

Pedestrian hit, in critical condition, in Fayetteville crash

Fayetteville, N.C. — A pedestrian is in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle Wednesday night in Fayetteville. Fayetteville police said they responded to a call at 6:47 p.m. on Campbell Avenue near Alfred Street. Officials

Thunderstorms possible Tuesday as stalled system keeps NC soggy

By Mike Maze, WRAL meteorologist Raleigh, N.C. — More rain is in the forecast after a soggy few days, WRAL meteorologist Mike Maze said. Severe thunderstorms moved through parts of central North Carolina on Monday In Sampson

Wake County deputies charge man with rash of Christmas convenience store robberies

Raleigh, N.C. — Deputies with the Wake County Sheriff’s Office have arrested a man they believe is responsible for a rash of convenience store robberies that occurred at multiple locations in Eastern Wake County during the Christmas holiday last

Princeville to get $39.6 million for levee project

Washington — The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers announced Thursday that Princeville will receive $39.6 million for a flood mitigation levee project that has long been needed. Congressman G.K. Butterfield along with senators Richard Burr and Senator

Here to help: McDougald Terrace residents forced out of homes because of carbon monoxide

Durham, N.C. — Tanya Kelly was raising her two grandchildren in Durham’s McDougald Terrace until dangerous levels of carbon monoxide forced the family out. Kelly, 5-year-old London and 3-year-old King have moved from their three-bedroom apartment to