Democrat Julia Boseman says she's planning to run against Republican Sen. Thom Goolsby to reclaim her old seat in the legislature.
"I think that competition is wonderful," Goolsby said Wednesday via text message. "The problem with our current system is that too few people are willing to serve."
The brother-in-law of the mayor of Columbia, S.C., has been shot and killed outside a Charlotte store.More >> The brother-in-law of the mayor of Columbia, S.C., has been shot and killed outside a Charlotte store.More >> "Can't rule it out," says WBTV Meteorologist Ashley Batey. "The front we expect to move through late Friday into the early morning Saturday will bring in a blast of cold, arctic air. Behind that front,More >> Warnings and advisories were issued Saturday morning in anticipation of a winter system that could bring freezing rain and ice to many counties in the WBTV viewing area.More >> Police in Salisbury are investigating a murder that happened early Saturday morning. According to police, officers were called to the intersection of Old Wilkesboro Rd and Brenner Avenue in referenceMore >> Police in Salisbury are investigating a murder that happened early Saturday morning. According to police, officers were called to the intersection of Old Wilkesboro Rd and Brenner Avenue in referenceMore >> Investigators released the name and picture Thursday morning of a man they say shot Marco Kauffman on Monday in Cleveland. The suspect is considered armed and dangerous.
Investigators released the name and picture Thursday morning of a man they say shot Marco Kauffman on Monday in Cleveland. The suspect is considered armed and dangerous.
Eleanor Turner passed away in a hospice facility early Friday morning. While her son and daughter were debating whether to tell Eleanor's husband Frank, another phone call came. Frank Turner passedMore >> In the Sunday edition of the Charlotte Observer, Page 7 B, you find a story of a love so true, even death didn't part them for long.More >>
He's a battle-tested, decorated army sergeant who risked his life to protect our country.
But it's a more personal risk he took that's getting a lot of attention.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A lawsuit filed more than a decade ago against Attorney General Roy Cooper and his campaign for a television commercial aired during his first winning run for the job may finally goMore >> A lawsuit dating back to 2000 against NC Attorney General Roy Cooper has received a trial date for spring of 2014.More >> WASHINGTON, DC (WECT) – The Senate Majority PAC group has launched a second ad campaign supporting Senator Kay Hagan in her bid for re-election. The 30-second ad on YouTube does not yet appear on theMore >> The Senate Majority PAC has launched a new ad campaign, supporting Sen. Kay Hagan and criticizing the candidate many consider the front-runner to oppose her bid for re-election in 2014. Click on the link inside this story to see the ad.More >> RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A judge has found North Carolina NAACP President William Barber and 11 others guilty of second-degree trespassing and violating building rules while protesting in April at the stateMore >> A judge today found a dozen "Moral Monday" protestors, including the state NAACP President, guilty of trespassing for their demonstration at the General Assembly building in April. More >> ELON, NC (WECT) – More people trust their local leaders to do what is right compared to state or federal politicians. That's one of the results of a new Elon University Poll released on Wednesday. AboutMore >> More responders to a new Elon University Poll say they trust their local city council or county commissioners to do what is right than elected state or federal leaders. They also want to know the location of hazardous chemicals and expenses of government officials. Click on the link inside this story to see the raw data and summary.More >> RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Gov. Pat McCrory says he wants to roll out a North Carolina public school teacher pay proposal early in 2014 but isn't talking specifics as his top education adviser, teachers andMore >> Gov. Pat McCrory of North Carolina wants to get seek feedback on plans to address the issue of teacher pay in the state's public schools.More >>