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Group: BLM billboard erected next to Confederate flag

A group in North Carolina has erected a Black Lives Matter billboard next to a large Confederate flag alongside a road in North Carolina.

North Carolina county removes Confederate statue

A Confederate statue has been removed overnight from a historic North Carolina courthouse.

11 arrested in brawl near Confederate statue in Pittsboro

Nearly a dozen people are facing charges after a brawl in Pittsboro during a Confederate Statue protest on Saturday.

Officers arrest 3 at protest near Confederate statue

Authorities say three people have been arrested in North Carolina during a protest near a Confederate statue slated for removal.

Three arrested after Confederate Memorial protest in Pittsboro

Three people were arrested Saturday afternoon during the protest of a highly-contested Confederate Memorial in downtown Pittsboro.

Leaders vote to remove Confederate statue on courthouse grounds in NC town

Chatham County Commissioners voted to end a 1907 agreement allowing a Confederate monument to remain outside the historic courthouse in Pittsboro.

Shelter: NC lion died after being overheated by high temps

A rescue group in North Carolina says one of its lions has died after becoming overheated and suffering organ failure.

Hacked NC road sign blames closures on ‘idiots on bikes’

Images posted to social media show an electronic road sign near Pittsboro displaying inappropriate messages along this weekend's Ironman race route. 

NC murder victim found with scissors in neck, autopsy says

A 54-year-old woman found dead in her Pittsboro apartment last year was found with a pair of scissors in her neck, according to autopsy report.

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NC halts plan to resolve ballot issue with voter affidavits

The North Carolina State Board of Elections has sent out a memo encouraging county elections officials to suspend a program allowing voters to sign an affidavit to make up for the lack of a witness signature on their ballots.

Jill Biden to travel to North Carolina next week

Jill Biden, the wife of Democratic nominee Joe Biden, will be visiting Greenville on Tuesday.

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.