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DORIAN: NC Shelters That Have Opened for Hurricane Dorian  Spectrum News

Spectrum News has compiled a list of shelters for families and their pets ahead of Hurricane Dorian.

Obituaries September 14, 2019  High Point Enterprise

Beverly Essick. LEXINGTON — Beverly Carol Phillips Essick, 65, passed away on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019. Arrangements are pending at Davidson Funeral Home ...

WIX Filters Announces Top 20 Schools In 2019 School Of The Year Competition (AMN)

The winning school will receive a $5000 donation and a trip to AAPEX in Las Vegas.

Dorothy Counts-Scoggins Honored At High School She Integrated In 1957  NPR

In 1957, Dorothy Counts-Scoggins integrated her school in Charlotte, N.C. Now students at her old campus unveiled a plaque to honor her.

Clemson picks up commitment from Alabama WR Williams  Sumter Item

Wide receiver EJ Williams (6-feet-3-inches, 189 pounds) of Phenix City, Ala., announced a commitment to Clemson over Auburn, Alabama and Louisiana State ...

Brittany Sharp Has An Edge With Event Planning And Interior Design  Birmingham Times

Brittany Sharp, owner of The Sharp Standard, a full-*service* event planning and interior design boutique founded in Birmingham, Ala., and now based in Atlanta, ...

Malfunctioning alarm sends school into lockdown, what’s found locks down another  WBTV

Even though it appeared to be a false alarm, until they could be sure, officers went through the school and searched for potential trouble.

All-out brawl follows rivalry football game in Greenville  The Charlotte Observer

After two fights marred high school football games in Mecklenburg County Monday, another all-out brawl happened after a rivalry game in Greenville Thursday ...

Louisville Football: Meet The Staff  247Sports

Meet the new staff of the Louisville football program.

4 Observer-area stars named to Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters  Charlotte Observer

Three Charlotte Observer-area high school basketball stars have been named to the 2019 Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters. The all-star game matching some ...

Harnett principal replaced after she asked student not to wear Trump jersey  The Herald

A Harnett County high school principal has been replaced, a week after she asked a high school student to remove a jersey that bore President Donald Trump's ...

2018 SAT scores for every North Carolina high school  The Herald-Sun

The average score from 2018 for every North Carolina school district and public high school has been posted online. Chapel Hill-Carrboro had the highest ...

South Central grows into sports powerhouse  Greenville Daily Reflector

Friday, March 15, 2019. Before South Central High School was founded on June 30, 2002, many students in the Winterville area would attend D.H. Conley and ...

Greene Central ready for fourth round of state playoffs  WITN

The fourth round of the NCHSAA state basketball playoffs tips off Tuesday night, and the Greene Central Rams are trying to advance to the regional finals for a ...

Sumter DE Boone picks up two more offers  Sumter Item

Sumter High School defensive end Justus Boone, a 2021 football recruit, has picked up two more scholarship offers. The 6-foot-5-inch, 240-pound Boone ...

1 Student Killed in North Carolina High School Shooting; At Least 46 Killed and 87 Injured by Guns at Schools So Far This Year  The 74

The 74 will be tracking gun-related injuries and deaths at schools throughout 2018. Bookmark this page for the latest reports, or sign up to receive updates ...

UNC Basketball: 2020 commit announces he is transferring high schools  Keeping It Heel

UNC Basketball's lone recruit in the 2020 class is transferring high schools for his senior year beginning this Fall as he heads out of state.

Dream On 3: Daveion Washington is heading to NFL Draft Day!  WBTV

17-year-old Daveion Washington is leaving tomorrow for Nashville, after his student body rallied to send him on a dream trip of a lifetime to NFL Draft Day.

High School Basketball State Playoffs - Eastern Regional Finals  WITN

Here are highlights and scores from the Eastern Regional Finals of the high school basketball state playoffs.

UNC lands commitment from 2020 forward Day'Ron Sharpe  The Charlotte Observer

On Father's Day, Roy Williams got a welcomed addition to the Carolina family. Day'Ron Sharpe (6-8, 220), a rising junior at South Central High School in ...

South Central cruises past West Charlotte for first state title, 72-46  WITN

Four-Star North Carolina commit and South Central junior forward Day'Ron Sharpe scored a game-high 23 and grabbed 13 rebounds to lead the Falcons to ...

2 killed, 4 injured in campus shooting in North Carolina  Chicago Sun-Times

Two people were killed and four injured in a shooting Tuesday on a University of North Carolina campus, prompting a lockdown and chaotic scene in Charlotte.

What happens to Dream On 3 kids, after the Dreams are over?  WBTV

We decided to twist that a little and take a minute to look past the dream, and check on what happens to these kids when they return from a dream weekend.

Brooklyn was the center of black life in Charlotte. Until the bulldozers arrived.  The News & Observer

In the years when racial segregation was the law in the South, the Brooklyn neighborhood was the center of African-American life in Charlotte, NC. It was home ...

Trooper seriously injured in Charlotte crash moved to Atlanta rehab center

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WNCN) – The Highway Patrol said a trooper seriously injured in a July 22 collision has received “overwhelming support” in his recovery.

8 moments in Charlotte's Black history as we celebrate its 250th birthday  Qcity metro

As the city of Charlotte celebrates its 250th birthday today with cake and fanfare, we wanted to revisit some of the city's historic moments in Black history.

‘I am under the rubble’: Charlotte home explosion survivor made 911 call from Apple Watch

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) – Officials have released the 911 call that a homeowner made while trapped under the rubble after a home explosion in Charlotte.

Farmville Central sophomore Smith commits to NC State  HighSchoolOT

NC State's men's basketball team picked up a commitment from a member of the Class of 2021 on Monday morning.

NC trooper airlifted after hit-and-run motorcycle crash

NCSHP says the trooper was on a motorcycle and hit by a four-door car with no hood. The car then left the scene.

Study: NC ranks 50th in US when it comes to healthcare

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) – A new study ranking the best and worst states in the country for healthcare was released Monday, and the Carolinas didn't fare ...

Friday night high school football scores  WITN

Score from high school football games played across the state on Friday night November 2.

Big second half lifts No. 18 South Central over No. 23 D.H. Conley, 58-36  HighSchoolOT

South Central utilized a massive second half to down D.H. Conley in the regular season finale for both teams on Thursday night. The Lady Falcons finished the ...

Haywood County asks state to investigate fairness of NCHSAA, questions its legal authority as private entity  HighSchoolOT

Through its legal counsel, Haywood County Schools delivered a letter to members of the state government earlier this month outlining its concerns over the ...

Louisville assistant football coach Cortney Braswell stole from Tennessee high school: Police  The Tennessean

Ex-Tennessee high school coach Cortney Braswell, one of four quality-control coaches on Louisville's staff, was charged with theft.

Phil Freelon, architect of National Museum of African-American History and Culture, dies  Curbed

Phil Freelon, one of the most influential black architects of his generation and part of the team that designed the National Museum of African American History ...

GEICO Nationals field is beginning to take shape  USA TODAY High School Sports

We're less than two months away from opening tip at the GEICO Nationals, which will run April 4-6 at Christ the King High School (Middle Village, N.Y.) and as ...

South Central ready to replace key players from 11-1 campaign  HighSchoolOT

South Central is coming off its best season in school history. The Falcons went undefeated in the 2018 regular season, earning the top overall seed in the 4A ...

UNC Basketball: Tar Heels the favorite for this 5-star prospect, analyst says  FanSided

Roy Williams and the UNC basketball program are hoping for a commitment from this 5-star prospect in the class of 2020. And according to one recruiting.

Search for your school: NC bullying reports for 2015-16

Search the data for a look at bullying incidents reported by school officials in North Carolina to the U.S. Department of Education's Civil Rights Division for the ...

Immigrant students graduating from NC high schools want in-state college tuition  Durham Herald Sun

These students graduating from North Carolina public schools want in-state tuition for college regardless of immigration status. They hope the General Assembly ...

From rock bottom to the very top: Farmville Central girls' soccer team excelling in third season  HighSchoolOT

Two years ago Farmville Central started its girls' soccer program and went 1-17. This season, the Jaguars are 11-4 and have clinched the conference ...

Super 25 Boys Basketball Expert Rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Result: Previous Rank (PR): 1. Last game: Beat Culver (Ind.) Academies 46-45. Next: TBD. 2. McEachern. Powder Springs, GA 28 - 0 - 0. Result: PR: 2.

Graduation 2019: How working with special needs students opened South Forsyth senior's eyes  Forsyth County News Online

This story appears in the Graduation 2019 special section. Jefferson Stepp's main interests entering South Forsyth High School were basketball, video games ...

The Morehead-Cain Foundation welcomes 75 new Morehead-Cain Scholars  UNC News

(Chapel Hill, N.C.— April 26, 2019) – The Morehead-Cain Foundation, home of the first merit scholarship program in the United States, founded at the nation's ...

Watch: Day'Ron Sharpe Highlights from John Wall Invitational  247Sports

RALEIGH, N.C. --- Class of 2020 forward and North Carolina commitment Day'Ron Sharpe scored 16 points (7-of-9) and grabbed 11 rebounds as his South ...

3 Vietnam veterans added to memorial at Garinger High  Charlotte Observer

Three new names have been added to a Vietnam Veterans Memorial that was created in 2014 at Garinger for the school's 50th anniversary to honor 15 ...

Student charged for threat at high school in Taylorsville  WBTV

According to the Taylorsville Police Department, a 16-year-old Alexander Central High School student was charged with a felony for making a false report ...

Man charged in NC shooting death of ATV rider after 2 people run over

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) – A man has been charged with the shooting death of a person riding a four-wheeler that ran over two people in Burke County early ...

Obituaries July 26, 2019  High Point Enterprise

India Anderson. HIGH POINT — India Frances Anderson, 48, of High Point, departed this earthly life on Thursday, July 18, 2019, at her residence. She was born ...

Hurricane Florence: Latest evacuations, shelters & predictions for Western North Carolina  WLOS

LIVE: Gov. Roy Cooper holds a press conference at 5 p. m. to update on Hurricane Florence preparations. If you are having trouble viewing this stream, click ...

2018 USTFCCCA High School Cross Country Coaches of the Year – State-By-State Winners  U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the state-by-state winners of its fourth annual High ...

NCHSAA to induct six into Hall of Fame in 2019  HighSchoolOT

Delano "Cobby" Deans of Ayden, Stay Lail, Jr. of Rutherfordton, Terry Rogers of Morganton, Roland "Dixon" Sauls of Greenville, Woodrow "W.A." Wall of ...

South Central hoops celebrates first state title with ring ceremony  WITN

The South Central basketball team celebrated its 4A state title with a ring ceremony Wednesday night in Winterville.

FBI: ‘Pink Lady Bandit’ bank robbery suspect arrested in North Carolina

AYDEN, N.C. (WNCN) – A 35-year-old woman accused of being the “Pink Lady Bandit” is being held under a $4 million bond after she was arrested and ...

Busy, "ball of anxiety" Sarah Hicks leaves mark at Nash Central  HighSchoolOT

The multi-sport athlete from Nash Central High School was able to squeeze us in to her busy schedule to tell us about all the great things she's a part of in her ...

Hillside, Vance County to change conferences; Warren County moves to 1A  HighSchoolOT

The N.C. High School Athletic Association board of directors has made decisions about a number of appeals from schools to change classifications for the ...

ESPN Clarksville & Culver's Athlete of the Week: Vivian Hurn of Montgomery Central High  Clarksville Now

Vivian Hurn, a junior and member of the girls wrestling team at Montgomery Central High School, is this week's ESPN Clarksville & Culver's High School Athlete ...

Freeze, Ronnie Alexander | Obituaries  Mooresville Tribune

MOORESVILLE Ronnie Alexander Freeze, 79, of Mooresville, passed away Sunday, July 21, 2019. He was born Oct. 12, 1939, in Mooresville, to the late Mary ...

UNC Recruiting: #CommitmentWatch is back!  Tar Heel Blog

A high-profile in-state 2020 football recruit is announcing his decision on Saturday.

South Central ranked No. 1 in preseason boys basketball poll  HighSchoolOT

South Central, the 4A eastern runner-up the last two seasons, is the preseason No. 1 in the Boys Basketball Top 25 Poll.

U.S News & World Report ranks top high schools in Tennessee and in nation  Knoxville News Sentinel

Central Magnet School in Murfreesboro, Hume Fogg Magnet High School in Nashville and Merrol Hyde Magnet School in Hendersonville have been named the ...

All Hurricane Shelters in North and South Carolina  The Weather Channel

The Lamb's Chapel 415 Roxboro Rd. Haw River, NC 27258. Bertie County Middle School 652 US 13N Windsor, NC 27983. Colerain Elementary School

Triad native and UNCC sophomore describes panic on campus during deadly shooting  WXII The Triad

UNC-Charlotte sophomore and High Point Central High School graduate Katie Willis describes what it was like being on campus late Tuesday afternoon as ...

National Girls High School Rankings For May 8  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum have published its fourth National Girls High School rankings for the 2018-19 ...

NC Baseball Coaches Association releases 2018 all-state team  The Charlotte Observer

The N.C. Baseball Coaches Association has named its 2018 all-state baseball team. Seven Mecklenburg County stars and a plethora of Observer-area players ...

Teen gives birth after NC shooting; mom, baby suffer life-threatening injuries

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) – Police are currently investigating a shooting that occurred on Saturday evening involving a teenage female victim who was shot ...

NCHSAA rules on high school athletics reclassifications as populations change  North State Journal

To say that it's been a challenging fall for the North Carolina High School Athletic Association would like saying that Hurricane Florence brought a little bit of rain ...

NC superintendent's event cost nearly $47K; see the invitation list

The state superintendent's dinner and event cost nearly $47000 - paid for by The Wallace Foundation - and drew about 700 people.

Ben Goudeau hired as first football coach at Green Level  HighSchoolOT

Green Level High School announced on Wednesday morning that Ben Goudeau will be the head football coach at the school when it opens this fall.

South Forsyth students' dreams come true with trip to 2019 NBA All-Star game  Forsyth County News Online

Dreams don't always come true, but they can, with a little help from friends, family and community. This weekend, the dreams of two Forsyth County students will ...

Wilkes teen faces 3 murder counts  Wilkes Journal Patriot

A Wilkes County teenager and an Alexander County man are in custody on three counts of murder apiece for the deaths of two children and their mother.

UPDATE: Six students taken to hospital following Pitt County bus accident  WITN

Pitt County Schools says that six students of the thirty on board a bus involved in an accident this morning were taken to the hospital. Officials say that the bus ...

Alex Sports Hall of Fame inducts Seventh Class  Taylorsville Times

By D.N. PENNELL, Jr. The Alexander County Public Education Foundation held its seventh Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Monday night, ...

'Adulting Day' teaches high schoolers how to pay bills, cook, change tires  FOX 46 Charlotte

Being an adult is hard, but a high school in Kentucky was hoping to make it a little easier with an “Adulting Day” this week.

SwimMAC's Conall Monahan Gives Commitment to North Carolina State  SwimSwam

Conall Monahan has committed to join NC State in the fall of 2020.

This picture signaled an end to segregation. Why has so little changed?  The Guardian

In 1957, Dorothy Counts endured a taunting mob to integrate a North Carolina school. Sixty-one years later, her work is being undone.

Vols commit, targets on move in updated Top247 for 2021  247Sports

Take a look at where some of Tennessee's top targets and one of the Vols' commitments are ranked in the updated Top247 for the 2021 class.

Some school districts cancel classes as Triad teachers head to Raleigh for the Day of Action  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

RALEIGH, N.C. — Teachers from across the state took the day off of school to put the pressure on in Raleigh for Wednesday's Day of Action. Hosted by the North ...

UNC Basketball: Day’Ron Sharpe a 4-star prospect? Not so fast.  FanSided

Is class of 2020 UNC basketball pledge Day'Ron Sharpe a 4-star prospect? Not so fast, says this recruiting outlet. When the new rankings.

Power Five commitment recap: June 15-21  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is heating up as some of the top high school football prospects around the country are announcing where they will play in college.

Jun 24 Four of the finest from NC State's teaching program commit to LCPS  Neuse News

Four top scholars and future teachers from N.C. State University's College of Education will begin their careers in the classrooms of Lenoir County after being ...

This week in Michigan State recruiting: Making the cut for 4-star WR legacy and new QB offer

Sparty runs out to the field before Michigan State's 2018 spring football game at Spartan Stadium in East Lansing, on Saturday, April 7, 2018. (Mike Mulholland ...

Floyd F. Feeney  Davis Enterprise

Sept. 26, 1933 — Jan. 8, 2019. Floyd F. Feeney of Davis passed away Tuesday, Jan. 8, after a brief illness. He was a professor in the School of Law at UC Davis ...

Since 1999, Almost 9K NC Students Exposed To School Gun Violence  Charlotte, NC Patch

9K NC Students Exposed To School Gun Violence - Charlotte, NC - A database compiled by The Washington Post shows how many students have been ...

UPDATE: Name released of Central High student shot to death  13WMAZ

UPDATE: Bibb County Coroner Leon Jones released the name of a Macon teen shot to death Thursday morning. He is Javon Sherman, 16. Sherman's cousin ...

Power Five commitment recap: Aug. 3-9  247Sports

The 2020 recruiting cycle is in full swing as some of the top high school football prospects around the country are announcing where they will play in college.

NC House of Representatives District 94 — Dianne Little  Elkin Jonesville Tribune

Name: Dianne Little Age: 69 Party: Democratic Hometown: Concord Family: I have no immediate family. Education: BS, English, and Ed. S.

10 first-year students receive Chancellor's Scholarship at App State  Appalachian State University

Ten first-year students at Appalachian State University have been awarded Chancellor's Scholarships for the 2019–20 academic year.

Bucs announce 28-player recruiting class  Kingsport Times News

JOHNSON CITY — East Tennessee State's football team announced a signing class of 28 players Wednesday and nine of the new signees are from Tennessee.

‘We’re in a holding pattern.’ Frank Martin updates Jermaine Couisnard’s status  Charlotte Observer

The South Carolina men's basketball team tips off the 2018-19 season on Nov. 6 when the Gamecocks face USC Upstate at Colonial Life Arena. Will Frank ...

U.S. News & World Report: Here's how high schools rank by metro area in Tennessee  Knoxville News Sentinel

U.S. News & World Report has ranked the top high schools by metro area, including Knoxville, Nashville and others.

Alexander County residents, leaders shoot down gun range proposal  FOX 46 Charlotte

A proposed gun range in Alexander County was voted down on Thursday night, but the decision may not be permanent. Many of the people that spoke at the ...

Friday’s boys high school basketball capsules 01.26.18  The Charlotte Observer

NO. 2 INDEPENDENCE 79, INDIAN TRAIL PORTER RIDGE 49. Porter Ridge 11 10 12 16--49. Independence 22 24 16 17—79 ...

What Trump and Greenville got wrong about immigrants  Raleigh News & Observer

A UNC population expert says the nativism spurred by Trump could hurt a US economy with a growing need for immigrants.

2019 NCHSAA Regional Finals Schedule  WITN

The NCHSAA released the 2019 Regional Finals schedule for the state basketball tournament on Wednesday. All games will take place this upcoming Saturday, ...

5 things to know about March Madness hero Kyle Guy after Virginia's NCAA Tournament win  Indianapolis Star

Here's what you need to know about Virginia's Kyle Guy after the NCAA Tournament.

Holocaust survivor shares his story with students, teachers  Greenville Daily Reflector

Friday, November 9, 2018. WINTERVILLE — When he was seven years-old, Alfred Schnog's mother held a paring knife to his throat and told a Nazi border ...

Together again: Grand Forks grads reunite after 50 years  Grand Forks Herald

This weekend's reunion is special for the Class of '68 not only because it marks 50 years since they left high school, but because this group started out as ...

UNC Recruiting 3/18: Cole Anthony to UNC is picking up steam  Tar Heel Blog

UNC closes in on its prized point guard recruit, and football adds another defensive player from Virginia.

Here's an update on the recruiting efforts of the UNC men's basketball team for next year:  The Daily Tar Heel

The Tar Heels, who currently own the No. 38 recruiting class in the country, are in the running among intense competition for a few coveted and outstanding ...

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