New technology called A.D.B. (adaptive driving beam) is being used in cars around the world to improve headlight visibility and reduce blinding high beams for oncoming drivers. U.S. safety regulators recently allowed the technology in 2022, but American regulations make it challenging for automakers to implement due to the high cost. A.D.B. shapes headlights to […]

North Carolina

A middle school in North Carolina has removed the mirrors from its bathrooms in an effort to prevent students from leaving class to film TikTok videos. Southern Alamance Middle School noticed an unusually high number of bathroom breaks and saw a significant decrease after removing the mirrors. The school aims to limit distractions and create […]


According to U-Haul’s Growth Index report for 2023, NC remains one of the most popular states to move to. Texas was the most popular state for migration for the second consecutive year. Followed by Florida and North Carolina. Charlotte remains as one of the top 10 fastest growing metro areas in the nation. U-Haul calculates […]

Terrance Pertillar, a Luke Combs fan from New York, had an unexpected stroke of luck when he won $200,000 on a Living Lucky with Luke Combs scratch-off lottery ticket while passing through Oxford, North Carolina. Pertillar was helping a friend move to North Carolina when he stopped at the Granville Food Mart for gas and […]


Do you think that you talk fast? How about the people from your state? A study was done on 114 US cities and all the US states to identify the fastest and slowest talkers. Key findings The average rate of speech among U.S. states is 5.09 syllables per second The U.S. state with the fastest average […]

Good news if you are looking for some outdoor adventure in 2023! The website has compiled data to list the Top 5 Outdoor U.S. Destinations for 2023! On the list are: Santa Cruz Redwoods RV Resort in California Sun Outdoors Rocky Mountains in Colorado Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort in Golden Valley, North Carolina. […]


homeschooling surged by 63 percent during the 2020-21 school year

Good News

April 16th every national park across the country will not have an entrance fee. America's most visited national park, The Great Smokey Mountains National Park, is right here in NC.


UNC and USC face off in the Duke’ s Mayo Bowl this Thursday at Bank Of America Stadium with a friendly wager on the line. The winning state will get FREE iced tea the day after the game. “The only thing tastier than our Legendary Iced Tea is when it’s free and enjoyed after a […]

SHOPPING!!!!Now that I’ve got your attention, I need to remind you that it is tax free #BackToSchool shopping weekend in South Carolina. Everything a student might need to get back to the business of learning will be exempt from the 6% SC sales tax. Local taxes are wiped out too. A 6% off sale isn’t […]