Georgia Tech controls clock, beats North Carolina 33-7

Georgia Tech quarterback TaQuon Marshall (16) is brought down by North Carolina safety Donnie Miles (15) after a long run in the second half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, in Atlanta. Georgia Tech won 33-7. (John Bazemore/Associated Press) ATLANTA — For Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson, the math was simple. Read more about Georgia Tech controls clock, beats North Carolina 33-7[…]

Thousands flee North Carolina’s Outer Banks ahead of Hurricane Maria

A tropical storm warning is in effect for a swath of the North Carolina coast from Bogue Inlet to the Virginia border. HATTERAS ISLAND, N.C. — North Carolina’s Outer Banks are bracing for the effects of Hurricane Maria, even though the storm is expected to pass the state at least 150 miles offshore. Officials estimate Read more about Thousands flee North Carolina’s Outer Banks ahead of Hurricane Maria[…]

Three Interesting Restaurants For A Great Dining Experience In Hickory NC

Located in the western part of the state, Hickory, North Carolina is a city whose downtown area looks nice for starters. Don’t you like it that cities try to keep their old historical downtown storefronts? Maybe one of the three restaurants we are going to look at is in the downtown area. Let’s get to Read more about Three Interesting Restaurants For A Great Dining Experience In Hickory NC[…]

The 15 Most Instagrammable Spots In Asheville, North Carolina

Asheville, North Carolina is one of the top-ranked U.S. destinations to visit right now. But despite all its recognition as a trendy place to go, this mountain city is still a mellow artists’ community at heart. Between buzzy breweries and biscuit shops, you’ll find historic landmarks and businesses that have served travelers for generations. And Read more about The 15 Most Instagrammable Spots In Asheville, North Carolina[…]

Utah father who fled sentencing for daughter’s death captured in North Carolina

SALT LAKE CITY — A Monroe, Sevier County, father suspected of fleeing the state before he could be sentenced for his infant daughter’s death has been arrested in North Carolina, according to police. David Lewis Anderson, 38, was scheduled to be sentenced in 6th District Court in Richfield on Sept. 5, but he didn’t appear, Read more about Utah father who fled sentencing for daughter’s death captured in North Carolina[…]

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Irma (all times local):

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Irma (all times local): As South Carolina’s governor was issuing warnings about Tropical Storm Irma for the state’s residents, the the progress of Tropical Storm Irma, the storm toppled a massive oak tree on an apartment building he owns. Gov. Henry McMaster says a massive oak tree fell Read more about JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on Irma (all times local):[…]

Hurricane Irma now a Category 5 storm: Will it hit North Carolina?

Will Irma Hit North Carolina? Well, it’s a complicated question. First, here is what we know. We know Irma is a powerful Category 5 storm. We know it’s moving west. We know Puerto Rico and many Caribbean islands could pay a heavy price as Irma passes over. The latest: * Irma strengthens into Category 5 Read more about Hurricane Irma now a Category 5 storm: Will it hit North Carolina?[…]

North Carolina brings new offensive look into opener vs. Cal

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has always been able to count on a high-scoring offense under Larry Fedora. That might not be the case for Saturday’s home opener against California. The Tar Heels enter the season aiming to replace quarterback Mitch Trubisky — who went from first-time college starter to No. 2 overall Read more about North Carolina brings new offensive look into opener vs. Cal[…]

Gophers volleyball team sweeps North Carolina in season opener

The No. 4-ranked Gophers volleyball team opened its season Friday afternoon in impressive fashion, sweeping North Carolina 25-16, 25-7, 25-20 in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge in Madison, Wis. The Tar Heels were No. 11 in the American Volleyball Coaches Association’s preseason poll. Stephanie Samedy, a 6-2 freshman from Clermont, Fla., had 14 kills to lead Read more about Gophers volleyball team sweeps North Carolina in season opener[…]

North Carolina Senate releases legislative district rewrite

Buy Now News & Record Map-makers are proposing new districts for members of the North Carolina Senate, a move forced after a federal court ruled state Republicans illegally gave too much emphasis to race in the current version of legislative groupings. The state Senate map was released ahead of a statewide public hearing scheduled Tuesday. Read more about North Carolina Senate releases legislative district rewrite[…]