Posted: 10/31/2006 - A 19-year-old will serve up to 51 years in prison for the shooting deaths of his stepgrandparents in July 2005.
Posted: 10/31/2006 - The state lottery is putting another game into play today. The first ten-dollar instant ticket game in North Carolina is reaching stores. The new game is part of a trend in the lottery industry in that it's a holiday-themed scratch-off game that officials hope will boost sales.
Updated: 10/30/2006 - More jobs will be added.
Posted: 10/30/2006 - Retrieval of cannons from what's believed to be the flagship of the Pirate Blackbeard may be delayed by the lack of a heavy lifting vessel.
Posted: 10/30/2006 - Mike Nifong made his comments Monday in an interview with The Associated Press.
Posted: 10/30/2006 - Election Day is only a week away and elections boards in Eastern Carolina are gearing up.
Posted: 10/30/2006 - School was in session Monday, but this time for teachers.
Posted: 10/30/2006 - Repairs costs following a windstorm that closed roads and damaged vehicles and buildings in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is expected to cost over half a million dollars. Park management has already submitted a request to the National Park Service for storm damage relief totaling 350-thousand dollars.
Posted: 10/30/2006 - A Minnesota company is taking over a Wilson County plant that was scheduled to close next year and will add jobs to those already there.
Updated: 10/30/2006 - A remnant of the radical '60s is returning to campuses across the country, including the University of North Carolina. Students for a Democratic Society began a chapter this fall at the Chapel Hill campus.
Updated: 10/30/2006 - Second dancer says lacrosse accuser wanted `marks'The second dancer at a Duke lacrosse team party says the dancer who accused three players of raping her said after leaving the party she wanted -- quoting -- "marks on me."
Updated: 10/30/2006 - Federal investigators say the fire at a hazardous waste plant in Apex may have started where pool chlorination chemicals were stored.
Updated: 10/30/2006 - A journalism student from Asheville who wants to be a television broadcaster has been chosen the new Miss North Carolina USA out of a field of 87 contestants.
Updated: 10/29/2006 - Sunday Night Football, bringing big ratings to NBC
Posted: 10/29/2006 - Families along Wrightsville Beach are taking back beach paths that many folks use.
Posted: 10/28/2006 - Elvis Presley's favorite roller coaster has a new home in Roanoke Rapids at Carolina Crossroads.
Updated: 10/29/2006 - Tony award-winner costume designer William Ivey Long is working to help the town of Seaboard in Northampton County, near the Virginia border.