Though traffic is expected to be lighter than usual for the Thanksgiving holiday due to COVID-19, the N.C. Department of Transportation wants to assist drivers who are traveling by suspending most construction activity along its major highways.
The Raleigh Police Department said in a news release that Christopher Deandre Gregg and Daron Fitzgerald Pouncy were arrested Sunday, two days after the fatal shooting of 25-year-old Maya Elaine Rogers in Raleigh.
The Gastonia Police Department said in a statement that the shooting erupted Thursday night at Remedies Nightclub in Gastonia after the two officers who were working off-duty at the club attempted to de-escalate the fight.
The Gaston Gazette reports the lawsuit filed Thursday argues the monument’s prominent public location in front of the Gaston County Courthouse violates rights protected by North Carolina’s constitution.
The North Carolina State Board of Elections says absentee ballots will no longer be accepted after 5:00 p.m. Thursday, as about 92,300 voters who requested an absentee by-mail ballot had not yet returned an accepted ballot.
A North Carolina sheriffs' association has released a report on where it would like to see the law enforcement profession in the state head following unrest over the death of George Floyd in Minnesota.
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services released new guidance for Thanksgiving celebrations and Black Friday shopping to help North Carolinians gauge the risks, protect their friends and loved ones, and slow the spread of COVID-19.