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NASCAR wants 30,000 fans at All-Star race in Tennessee

NASCAR is set to allow up to 30,000 fans at the track in Bristol next month when it moves the All-Star race out of Charlotte Motor Speedway for just the second time in the history of the race.

Cabinet Secretary Azar visits testing site in North Carolina

A key booster of President Donald Trump’s administration response to the new coronavirus and efforts to revive the national economy is visiting North Carolina.

NASCAR plans to race its way through the South in June

It will be a summer in the South for NASCAR: The stock car series says it will stick to Tennessee, Georgia, Virginia, Florida and Alabama for June races — all of them without fans.

NASCAR teams OK to work in N.C. shops, a key step in return

The governor of North Carolina says he is still evaluating a request from NASCAR to allow the series to resume racing at Charlotte Motor Speedway in May.

GM to open racing tech center near Charlotte Motor Speedway

General Motors is planning to open a new technical center for performance and auto racing near the Charlotte Motor Speedway in North Carolina.

7-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson to retire after 2020

Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson says 2020 will be his final season of full-time racing.

New Wheel of Fortune game offers a $200,000 top prize and VIP trips to LA

A new Wheel of Fortune instant game starts today in North Carolina with four top prizes of $200,000 and VIP trips to L.A. where winners can compete for a $1 million prize.

Kyle Busch blows past field for 1st Charlotte points win

It was Busch's first win in 29 tries points-racing at Charlotte and gave him a series distinction like no other with wins at all 23 tracks on the top series.

NASCAR driver takes to the sea with Coast Guard

NASCAR Driver Alex Bowman made a pit stop at Wrightsville Beach Thursday to spend some time with the US Coast Guard.

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BALLOT MIX-UP: Brunswick County woman told she ‘already voted’

Imagine going to the polls to cast your ballot, only to be told you've already voted. That's exactly what happened to a Brunswick County woman on Wednesday.

Supreme Court leaves NC absentee ballot deadline at Nov. 12

The Supreme Court will allow absentee ballots in North Carolina to be received and counted up to nine days after Election Day.

Dogs say “I do” for a good cause in Sunset Beach

A pair of dogs in Sunset Beach tied a knot stronger than any leash on Wednesday night at Sunset Beach. 

Counties reach 50% turn out during early voting, expect to surpass 2016 numbers

There are still three full days left of early voting, but we're seeing turnout across the state far surpassing numbers in years past. Counties in the Cape Fear are already reaching the 50% mark of ballots cast.