American Idol
Police arrest suspect in Scotty McCreery robbery
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Wed, 05/07/2014 - 8:21am.

Police in Raleigh have arrested a suspect in the home invasion robbery of country singer Scotty McCreery and his friends. They say 19-year-old old Mikkail Jamal Shaw has been charged with armed robbery and conspiracy after he turned himself in Tuesday night.

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This Day in NC History: American Idol winner Scotty McCreery born in Garner
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 10/09/2012 - 9:38am.

On October 9, 1993, American Idol winner Scotty McCreery was born in Garner. More than 25,000 fans attended Scotty’s homecoming visit at Lake Benson Park the weekend before the finals show in 2011.

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NC museum exhibit features Scotty McCreery items
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 10/02/2012 - 7:42am.

Fans of country music singer Scotty McCreery have already snapped up all the tickets to his two performances later this month at the N.C. State Fair. Now they also have the chance to look at some of his memorabilia.

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AzFest headliner Scotty McCreery makes ACM new artist cut
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/09/2012 - 4:00pm.

"American Idol" winner Scotty McCreery, Brantley Gilbert and Hunter Hayes are The Academy of Country Music Awards' best new artist nominees.

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Second headliner named for Azalea Festival
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/12/2009 - 5:19pm.

The board announced Thursday that American Idol fan favorite, Kellie Pickler will headline a concert on April 1st.

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An American Idol will headline Azalea Festival
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 01/30/2009 - 4:48pm.

The headline concert for the 2009 North Carolina Azalea Festival has just been announced! This year, American Idol winner David Cook will be playing at Trask Coliseum on April 2nd.

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