Investigators in New Hanover County say at least a dozen people in several different states have contacted them claiming to have been ripped off online by a Carolina Beach woman who they say offered her baby for adoption, even though investigators don't think she is even pregnant.
North Carolina has over 10,000 children in foster care. The alarming number and the spike in children without homes over the past five years have some calling it a state-wide crisis.
While everyone involved with these children agrees that reunification is the goal, it often doesn't happen. That is why there is a deep need for people to open their hearts and their homes.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) – At least some of the animals rescued from a dog-fighting organization might be available for adoption. The News & Observer of Raleigh reported the more than 150 dogs seized earlier this month as part of the investigation are being treated by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. […]
In April 2011, Greg Johns found out through a mutual friend that he had a six-month-old son his ex-girlfriend had put up for adoption without his consent. Since then, he has fought for custody of the boy.
Goats, chickens and even “Riblet” the pig. This is life on "Faith Grown Farm." With six kids to raise, Dustin and Andrea Bestul are aiming to become completely self-sustaining.
"We have started doing our laundry on the line and if it's not good weather, we hang it up in our house," Andrea said. "By doing that, we save 50 dollars a month."