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According to Smart Asset,” three in four American adults (73%) said they donated money to a charitable organization.” Durham-Chapel Hill, NC, and Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC rank in the top ten of the most charitable cities. It was also reported that the entire state of North Carolinians volunteers their time. Based on the tax returns, about 29% […]

Sunday, Jalen Scott Dunston, 18 a student of nursing in the College of Health and Human Sciences at North Carolina A & T became a victim of a shooting that took place at a party near the campus of North Carolina A&T. His mother Erika Jones, said she agreed to let him go to the party […]

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North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper issued a grim reminder to people Saturday. He took to Twitter to report the state hit yet another milestone fighting the Coronavirus pandemic. “COVID-19 is surging across the country and today in North Carolina we have our highest daily case count at 3,885 new cases,” Cooper said. “We can slow […]

It’s rare for a cold case to have a new development, but justice may finally be coming for a North Carolina woman after 28 years. A suspect in her 1992 rape was found and arrested, Fayetteville police said on Monday. Roy Junior Proctor, 46, is one of three men responsible and two other suspects are […]

The North Carolina Task Force for Racial Equity in Criminal Justice task force recommended that the state decriminalize marijuana possession and initiate a study on whether to more broadly legalize cannabis sales. “You cannot talk about improving racial equity in our criminal justice system without talking about marijuana,” NC Attorney General Josh Stein, who co-chairs […]

The North Carolina Task Force for Racial Equity in Criminal Justice task force recommended that the state decriminalize marijuana possession and initiate a study on whether to more broadly legalize cannabis sales. “You cannot talk about improving racial equity in our criminal justice system without talking about marijuana,” NC Attorney General Josh Stein, who co-chairs […]

If you have been in the Charlotte area for a few years, you have seen the housing market explode.  However, it has left low income residents displaced.  Even with the help of housing vouchers, landlords have refused to accept them.  However, a multi-million dollar donation is giving the local low-income housing market a boost.  Click […]

Charlotte Motor Speedway is going to host drive-in and drive-thru graduations for students at Cabarrus County high schools in June.  The speedway is partnering with Cabarrus County Schools and the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction to give high school seniors this first-of-its-kind commencement for the state. With the national pandemic, high school seniors have […]

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Some folk just have to get their party on, even during a pandemic. The latest, and certainly not the last, to make such a questionable decision is Sean "Diddy" Combs, who threw a birthday bash for his son Justin's 27th birthday in Miami.

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A tragedy has hit the Houston Rockets extended family. R.J. Adelman, the 44-year-old former Rockets assistant and son of former head coach Rick Adelman was killed in a February 2 accident. He was hit while crossing the street. A spokesman for the Houston Police Department confirmed the former Rockets assistant was struck by an 80-year-old […]