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One person shot in attempted burglary on Blue Ridge Parkway

Buncombe County officials confirm they are investigating an apparent attempted breaking and entering along the parkway that ended in gunfire.

Blue Ridge Parkway tourism will have key role in the road to economic recovery

A big part of the local economy's resurgence will ride on a driveable landmark -- the Blue Ridge Parkway.

14 miles of Blue Ridge Parkway closed in North Carolina

The National Park Service says it has closed 14 miles of the Blue Ridge Parkway through southwestern North Carolina in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Ice storm forces closures on the Blue Ridge Parkway

A wintry concoction of freezing rain and ice across western North Carolina on Friday has led the National Park Service to shut down a majority of the Blue Ridge Parkway, all the way through Virginia.

NC mountains having an unusually long fall color season

By the time Halloween comes around in the North Carolina mountains, in most years, the trees are barren and the temperatures have chilled. Not so much this year.

Blue Ridge Parkway falls from top of most visited parks list

The Blue Ridge Parkway has lost its spot atop the rankings of the most visited national parks.

Frigid weather forces more closures on Blue Ridge Parkway

Frigid weather has led to more closures on the Blue Ridge Parkway.

Blue Ridge Parkway closed due to dangerous road conditions

The National Park Service has closed the Blue Ridge Parkway to traffic because of dangerous road conditions stemming from snow, sleet and freezing rain.

Fall colors in the NC mountains are running behind schedule

October is here, but fall colors in the North Carolina mountains are running behind schedule. So far, the dominant color is green.

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Shallotte breaks ground on long-awaited riverwalk project

The Town of Shallotte celebrated the groundbreaking of the long-awaited riverwalk project.

Meet the spirits that haunt Poplar Grove during paranormal tours

Poplar Grove Plantation will continue it's annual paranormal ghost tours albeit with coronavirus precautions in mind.

Race for the Ta Tas goes virtual for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

It is October which means it is also Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

2nd Annual Pumpkin-Palooza gets underway to support New Hanover County 4-H

The New Hanover County 4-H Pumpkin Palooza will have a new look and feel for this year's event.