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Trial continues for Wake jailer charged in inmate's death
The trial of a former corrections officer in the death of an inmate at the Wake County Detention Center will resume Tuesday.
4 hrs ago
Illegal alien charged with raping young child in North Carolina
On Friday, police in Raleigh arrested Leonardo Miranda Garcia, 25, after he reportedly raped a girl under the age of 13. Garcia has been charged with first-degree rape and and indecent liberties with a child .
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Anson County Animal Shelter receives 1,500 pounds of pet food
For the third year in a row, Freekibble.com and Ellen DeGeneres' natural pet food company, Halo, Purely for Pets, will make the holidays brighter for homeless dogs and cats across the nation, including those in Anson County.
Self Storage Solutions of Raleigh, NC, Helps Formerly Homeless Tenant
Self Storage Solutions in Raleigh, N.C., recently astounded a homeless tenant in need by waiving her more than $700 in overdue rental fees, which allowed her to reclaim her belongings.
Wake driver faces four felony charges after weekend crash
Mary Catherine Marett, 27, was arrested by Trooper J.W. Carroll and taken to the Wake County Detention Center on Saturday morning from WakeMed Hospital in Raleigh, where she had been taken after the 12:30 a.m. crash.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Rabies alert in Wake County
Wake County officials are warning people living near Ralph Stephens Road and Village Walk Drive in Holly Springs about a kitten found on Friday.
The Cary News
Fewer women still serve in public office
Two women, Nicole Dozier and Denise Wilkie, were sworn into office. They are the first women to serve on the Apex Town Council in 12 years.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Rocky Mount Telegram
a Landfill Dogsa project aims for homes for pets
Shannon Johnstone hugs a pit bull mix named Nancy Botwin while taking photographs of the shelter dog at a former landfill Wednesday in Raleigh.
'Landfill Dogs' project aims for homes for pets
A North Carolina photographer hopes her pictures of shelter dogs at a former landfill will help find homes for them and raise awareness of the need for spaying and neutering.
Brighten an abused and needy child's life with a toy
The Friends of Wake County Guardian ad Litem Program enhance the lives of at-risk children and their caregivers through programs which promote their physical, educational, and emotional well-being.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
An American Tobacco Holiday
As an audience countdown struck "one," the Lucky Strike tower at the American Tobacco Campus Friday lit up with rows of multicolored bulbs.
State: Wake students' illnesses not a cancer cluster
About a year after a Wake Forest mother pushed the state to investigate why several local teenagers were battling a rare form of cancer, state officials say they have found no cause or reason to classify the cases as a cancer cluster .
The Smithfield Herald
Community Notes: Dec. 8
The Benson Center for Active Aging , formerly the Benson Senior Center, offers a variety of programs for adults 60 and older.
Triangle jobless rate flat in October as region added 6,000 jobs
A new home on the corner of Bennettwood Ct.. and W. Millbrook Rd. in the Bennett Place subdivision in NW Raleigh is worked on Oct. 1, 2013.
The Cary News
Wake commissioners chastise Apex leaders over zoning issue
The town of Apex relinquished the bar from its zoning jurisdiction in October. The town had specifically asked to include the bar in its extra-territorial jurisdiction in 2007.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Teacher turnover in North Carolina reaches five-year high
Teacher turnover in North Carolina reached a five-year high last year with more teachers leaving their classrooms to take new jobs in education or move.
Wake Forest police charge 37-year-old man with PNC robbery
Police have accused Stalf of robbing the PNC Bank at 3619 Rogers Road around noon on Wednesday.
Cash Michaels charges that Wake County school board members...
Cash Michaels is skewering the "Kushner Seven," charging that the seven Wake County school board members who removed Keith Sutton as chairman on Tuesday had "stabbed" him in the back.
Burlington Times News
Barber, 'Moral Monday' protesters appeal convictions
The Rev. William Barber II had just been convicted of two misdemeanors related to a spring protest inside the North Carolina Legislative Building when he walked across a Wake County courtroom with his right arm outstretched.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
North Raleigh license plate office to move next week
The office in the Holly Park Shopping Center just inside the Beltline will be closed Monday for the move.