Help sought after woman disappears from North Carolina motel

The family of a Pennsylvania woman is seeking the public’s help after she disappeared after a stay at a North Carolina motel. The Wilson Times reports local police say 32-year-old Sianeh Togbah Sherman stayed at a Sleep Inn near Interstate 95 on April 9. Family members say they were last in contact with her on Read more about Help sought after woman disappears from North Carolina motel[…]

Instant replay is coming to high school football. But will it come to North Carolina? | Charlotte Observer

At its quarterly central board meeting this week, the Alabama High School Athletic Association voted to use instant replay this fall in its high school football games. Alabama is believed to be the first state to have instant replay available at all high school games, although New Jersey and Minnesota have used or planned to Read more about Instant replay is coming to high school football. But will it come to North Carolina? | Charlotte Observer[…]

Student at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro tests positive for tuberculosis

GREENSBORO – A student at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro tested positive for tuberculosis, according to an email from the school. Tuberculosis, sometimes called TB, is a disease that generally develops over weeks and months and is curable with medications. Tuberculosis typically attacks the lungs and, if not treated properly, can be fatal. Read more about Student at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro tests positive for tuberculosis[…]

FSU snags top QB Sam Howell from North Carolina

Sam Howell of Monroe (N.C.) Sun Valley, committed to FSU on Monday night. (Courtesy Rivals) FSU, which didn’t sign a quarterback in its 2018 recruiting class, landed a big one for 2019 Monday night when Sam Howell of Monroe (N.C.) Sun Valley High announced via his Twitter account that he was committing to the Seminoles. Read more about FSU snags top QB Sam Howell from North Carolina[…]

‘It really hits North Carolina’: China goes after tobacco in latest tariff fight | News & Observer

WASHINGTON — A trade war with China could have devastating impacts on North Carolina’s tobacco farmers. North Carolina exported more than $156 million in leaf tobacco to China in 2017, making the nation the largest consumer of the state’s tobacco in the world. That number is already down from more than $184 million in 2015 Read more about ‘It really hits North Carolina’: China goes after tobacco in latest tariff fight | News & Observer[…]

Orange Lutheran advances to championship game in North Carolina

Zach Lew’s RBI single in the top of the seventh inning broke a 2-2 tie and lifted Orange Lutheran past Florida Calvary Christian 3-2 on Friday to send the Lancers into the championship game of the National High School Invitational in Cary, N.C. Christian Rodriguez allowed two hits in 5 2/3 innings and Evan Adolphus Read more about Orange Lutheran advances to championship game in North Carolina[…]

North Carolina Town Accepts, Then Spurns Russian Gift

Bed-and-breakfast owner Rick Boyd stands in a downtown arts center looking at a model of a bronze monument that he hopes will soon grace the Elizabeth City, N.C., waterfront. "It’s just one of the most beautiful pieces of art that I’ve ever seen," Boyd said. In a heroic style that evokes Frederic Remington’s rough-hewn Western Read more about North Carolina Town Accepts, Then Spurns Russian Gift[…]

North Carolina’s governor visited Japan in last-ditch bid for Mazda-Toyota plant

Less than a month before the Japanese auto giants opted to build their plant in Huntsville, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper and several officials spent more than $50,000 on a last-minute, four-day trip to Japan to swing the $1.6 billion Mazda-Toyota project in their direction. That’s according to WRAL-TV in North Carolina. In fact, Cooper Read more about North Carolina’s governor visited Japan in last-ditch bid for Mazda-Toyota plant[…]

Seton Hall beats North Carolina State 94-83 in foul-filled matchup

Khadeen Carrington scored 26 points, Desi Rodriguez added 20 and eighth-seeded Seton Hall beat North Carolina State 94-83 in a foul-filled first-round matchup in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday. Myles Powell added 19 points and Angel Delgado scored 13 for the Pirates (22-11), who led the entire way a year after a late meltdown cost Read more about Seton Hall beats North Carolina State 94-83 in foul-filled matchup[…]

Virginia completes its ACC dominance with 71-63 win over North Carolina

Stream Live Soccer Games. Anytime. Anywhere. Virginia claimed its second ACC championship of 2017-18 with a wholly impressive 71-63 win over North Carolina in the league’s tournament championship game Saturday night at the Barclays Center. The Cavaliers, who finished a full four games ahead of the next-closest team in the final ACC standings, now turn Read more about Virginia completes its ACC dominance with 71-63 win over North Carolina[…]