Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, was a big ‘get’ for a Raleigh concert promoter in the late 1960s. After four cancellations, at least one due to injury, she played Raleigh’s Dorton Arena around 1969.
A new forecast model by Nate Silver on his 538 website shows most of North Carolina’s incumbents are heavy favorites to hold onto their seats in Congress, including George Holding, David Price and GK Butterfield.
An injured armadillo has turned up in Charlotte, suggesting the animal has migrated to Mecklenburg County. They are not native to North Carolina, but are migrating here due to milder winters, experts say.
Bojangles’ has been beset with a number of challenges since going public in 2015, and experts say Bojangles’ could soon be a takeover target. An ownership change would come amid Bojangles’ continued search for a permanent CEO.
The University of North Carolina Asheville must find places for hundreds of incoming students to live, after state Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey determined that five new residence halls are unsafe and prohibited the university from using them.
Louisiana’s bond commission, led by Treasurer John Schroder, said it has voted to prohibit Bank of America and Citigroup from participating in an upcoming bond sale because of their ‘restrictive’ gun policies.
ABC liquor store officials in North Carolina wasted millions, an audit found. ABC officials including Michael Herring wanted to fight, records show. But Governor Roy Cooper’s administration accepted the findings.
NC teen faces multiple charges — including indecent exposure and littering — for allegedly throwing lunch box filled with urine on sheriff’s deputies during a Lexington traffic stop Thursday, police say.
Former Baptist pastor Mark Harris, a candidate in North Carolina’s 9th congressional district, has come under fire for earlier sermons that urged women to “submit.” How will his views affect his policies?