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Suit seeks to block N.C. mail-in ballot witness mandate

A lawsuit seeks to block North Carolina’s witness requirement for people casting mail-in absentee ballots  for the November election because of the pandemic.

Wake County suspends high school sports, co-curricular activities indefinitely

Wake County schools say high school sports and co-curricular activities will be suspended indefinitely.

Juneteenth will become a paid holiday in Wake County

North Carolina’s Wake County says it’s the first in the state to make Juneteenth a paid county holiday.

North Carolina county to vote on Juneteenth holiday

A North Carolina county’s board of commissioners will vote Monday to make Juneteenth a county holiday.

‘All Rise:’ Black Raleigh lawyers stand up for a more equitable justice system

The lawyers gathered on the steps of the Wake County Courthouse, Friday evening, were not dressed for court. They came to make a statement: "Black Lawyers Matter."

North Carolina rural counties grapple with volunteer firefighter shortage

ELIZABETHTOWN, NC (WWAY) -- Bladen County is one of a dozen North Carolina counties facing a critical shortage of volunteer firefighters. "We want to bring...

School: Students, staff made racist remarks on protests

A public school system in North Carolina has suspended a school bus driver for comments about the national protests over the death of George Floyd.

Morrisville police officers, firefighters save deer stuck in mud hole

Morrisville police said they are accustomed to saving ducklings from drains, but a deer in a mud hole was one for the books.

NC healthcare company offering free antibody tests to healthcare workers, first responders

A Wake County healthcare company is offering free COVID-19 antibody tests to frontline healthcare workers and first responders Tuesday.

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