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NC Senate OK’s allowing concealed handguns at more churches

Legislation that would give churches that meet on private school campuses in North Carolina the option to allow members or visitors to carry concealed handguns has cleared one General Assembly chamber.

Wilmington church receives free air quality unit

Peace Baptist Church in Wilmington is installing an air quality unit to limit the risk of contracting COVID-19 while worshiping.

NC bill lets concealed permittees be armed at more churches

A North Carolina legislative committee has agreed to a bill that would let concealed weapon permit holders be armed at more churches.

Pope says women can read at Mass, but still can’t be priests

Pope Francis has changed church law to explicitly allow women to do more things during Mass, granting them access to the altar, while reaffirming they cannot be priests.

Jewish doctor treats COVID-19 patient covered in Nazi tattoos

The surge in coronavirus cases is proving very challenging for frontline health care workers and especially for one Northern California emergency room doctor.

Church that defied stay-at-home order hosts weeklong event in Charlotte

A church that reportedly held packed services in Charlotte during Gov. Roy Cooper’s stay-at-home order earlier this year is under scrutiny again for hosting a weeklong convocation amid a surge in coronavirus cases.

Baptist couple ask court to ban book from son’s school

A North Carolina couple is trying to get a novel they describe as an “affront” to their Christian beliefs removed from a public charter school.

Pro-Trump messages painted on headstones at Jewish cemetery

Police are investigating vandalism that left several headstones at a Jewish cemetery in Grand Rapids spray-painted with “TRUMP” and “MAGA” before President Donald Trump held his final campaign rally in the western Michigan city.

Amid pandemic challenges, houses of worship show resiliency

The coronavirus pandemic has posed daunting challenges for houses of worship across the U.S., including large financial losses and suspension of in-person services. It also has sparked moments of gratitude and wonder.

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AMBER Alert for missing 10-year-old girl UPDATE: Cancelled

Police think Jones is driving a black 2015 Cadillac SRX with NC license tag number RAX1187.

Local museum holding a monthlong diaper drive

Celebrating their 70th year as a museum, the Burgwin-Wright House is giving back to the community.

NC roadway considered one of the nation’s most scenic byways

The 31-mile corridor joins the Blue Ridge Parkway and four other North Carolina roads in getting All-American status.