The moms who are at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill on Tuesday traveled from all over the state to offer unlimited hugs, comfort, listening ears and a lot of food as well. The parent rally was born in 2021 after a really difficult year between COVID and a number of suicides on campus.MINNEAPOLIS – Kevin Garnett is still the benchmark against which all Minnesota Timberwolves are measured due to his unmatched effort, passion, team records, and. It took hours and a search that ranged for miles on both sides of the Neuse River east of downtown Raleigh to end an active shooter situation that frightened neighbors and stunned the City of Oaks.

Parents gathered on the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus Thursday to show their support for students after a challenging week.The state has long championed its coastline for its natural beauty and scenic views, but between factors like rising sea levels, hurricanes and erosion, the environment is a valid concern for people trying to build a life there.The Raleigh police officer who shot a man along Interstate 440 in January will not face charges.Raleigh’s speed limit is 35 mph citywide unless otherwise posted.

Fenton development aims to be ‘experience’ for Cary residents

A major mixed-use development in Cary is gearing up for its grand opening this summer.When it comes to shark attacks, Florida typically tops global charts. But recently, New York has been making headlines for a spate of dangerous encounters that have rattled New Yorkers and triggered beach closures. A strong thunderstorm brought down trees and knocked out power to thousands across the Triangle on Friday evening.

University officials told WRAL News a student accidentally activated the sprinkler, injuring that student and forcing more than 400 other students to find somewhere else to stay.Sign up for a 1 year BJ’s Inner Circle Membership for only $20 with an added $10 award (reg. $65) with this super deal at Groupon!. Spearheaded by Nash Community College Small Business Center in partnership with Nash County Economic Development, the Scale Up program helps local businesses continue on their path to growth.North Carolina’s cities and towns are diverse and unique, and the work done behind-the-scenes to protect their character is invaluable to each community.

Lidl has new sales starting Wednesday, August 31 including sweet potatoes, green grapes, Mandarins, Honeycrisp apples, grass fed Angus ground beef, pork chops, French onion sour cream dip, American cheese singles, Gelatelli frozen sandwich cookie bars, rising crust pizza, hamburger or hot dog buns, mustard, baked beans, chips, a 4-Day Sale and more.Many in a generation that grew up with a Black president and Black Lives Matter are embracing Black colleges and universities. .

Protesters across U.S. and Texas join March for Our Lives rallies against gun violence

Outside the Capitol in Austin, relatives of Jackie Cazares, 9, and Annabell Guadalupe Rodriguez, 10, two of the 19 students killed at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, tearfully addressed a crowd.We talk to Yadira Paz-Martinez, a 19-year-old former farmworker, about learning the ropes of advocacy with Student Action with Farmworkers and using theater to connect with communities across North Carolina.A survey ranks the 27616 ZIP code in northeast Raleigh one of the “hottest” in the country.The Supreme Court decision on Friday was immediately met with celebration and anger. Crowds gathered in cities like Washington, New York, Atlanta and Los Angeles as many states enacted abortion bans and clinics stopped offering the procedure.Friday marked 30 years since an industrial accident in North Carolina that led to changes in workplace safety rules nationwide.Updated Moms for Liberty, one of the fastest-growing and most recognized conservative parent advocacy groups in the nation, paid $21,357 to a company owned by the husband of one of its founding members, campaign finance records show.  The group doled out the money to Microtargeted Media, founded by Christian Ziegler, a current Sarasota County commissioner. .

Teenagers and young adults are turning to Snapchat, TikTok and other social media apps to find Percocet, Xanax and other pills. The vast majority are laced with deadly doses of fentanyl, police say.Raleigh police chief Estella Patterson was sworn in Thursday morning at a ceremony in downtown Raleigh.Officials described a harrowing series of 911 calls, including some from children inside Robb Elementary in Uvalde. The National Rifle Association’s annual convention opened in Houston and former President Donald J. Trump defended gun owners.California’s ethnic-studies curriculum is fueling a mental-health crisis among teenagers.

The looming wave is shaking the rickety infrastructure that has kept schools running.Saturday’s Powerball drawing produced a $2 million prize for someone who bought a ticket through Online Play on the lottery’s website.The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination should direct the United States government to take immediate, tangible measures to dismantle structural racism in the United States, Human Rights Watch and the American Civil Liberties Union said today, releasing a joint report to the committee.The N.C.A.A. has restricted previous events in response to state lawmakers. It faces that test again in Oklahoma, where softball championships are a mainstay and a restrictive abortion ban recently became law.Environmental justice activists gathered there last Saturday to reflect on the birth of the movement and to chart a path for the future.Police investigating a contract killing in Durham last summer found more than $150,000 in cash stashed in a luxury apartment in Cary where one of the suspects in the case lived, according to a recently released search warrant.