Archive - Jul 29, 2013
Last sales tax holiday for North Carolina shoppers this weekend
Submitted by Brandon Taylor on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 10:31pm.

video Attention shoppers. The sales tax holiday weekend is only a few days away, but this will be the last tax free weekend for the state. The change comes as part of a major tax reform measure signed into law last week by Gov. Pat McCrory.

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Police identify men killed at North Topsail Beach, keep other details quiet
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 10:09pm.

video Police in North Topsail Beach are still not saying much about what led to the deaths of two men on the beach Thursday night, but we do finally know who the men were and about their troubles with the law in the past.

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NC Rural Center stops severance for ex-president
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 9:33pm.

Directors of a taxpayer-funded nonprofit agency created to help North Carolina's rural communities are freezing payment of a $241,000 severance to its founding president.

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Outer Banks site listed on Underground Railroad
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 9:31pm.

The spotlight shines on a little-known chapter of Civil War history this week as a site on North Carolina's Outer Banks is included in the Underground Railroad Network to Freedom program.

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McCrory signs NC abortion legislation into law
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 9:29pm.

videoNorth Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory is signing into law a route toward tougher regulation on abortion clinics that supporters say will enhance safety and opponents contend will force most to close.

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Extraordinary People: Married couple finds harmony on stage
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 7:35pm.

video They come from two different worlds. Yet they play in perfect harmony. Danijela Zezelj Gualdi was born in Croatia. She was just a teenager when she became a refugee of the Balkan Wars, eventually escaping to Serbia in 1991.

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UPDATE: CFPUA knows what caused sewage spill
Submitted by Alyssa Rosenberg on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 6:45pm.

videoA CFPUA spokesman said a transformer blew and cut out power around four Monday afternoon.

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Fit Minute - Intermediate Cardio
Submitted by Makenzi Henderson on Mon, 07/29/2013 - 6:00pm.

video In this week's Fit Minute, Brian Knox makes you step it up a few notches. He still shows you six moves you can do in minute increments but he wants you to do them with more intensity.

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