SMH @ the boy’s preaching voice… In the late ’80s, the Strode family of Marion, North Carolina, became infamous for striking fear in the heart of their town. Their son Duffey, who started preaching at age 5, could be found
On July 27, 2016, Surfrider Fondation filed a brief to help defend the Town of Emerald Isle from the takings claims of beachfront property owners. The issue at hand is the public's right to use the dry sand beach off the coast of North Carolina, as has occurred for centuries.
Ryan Adams took time away from his classic rock persona to revisit his earlier incarnation of roots-rocker. Taking to the Late Night stage in an intimate setting Adams turned the focus toward his 2000 solo classic debut ‘Heartbreaker.’ Adams was joined by Infamous Stringdusters and Nicki Bluhm, sitting in for Emmylou Harris, who provided harmony […]
North Carolina's Dr. William Barber took everyone to moral church at the Democratic National Convention earlier tonight. Calling for Americans to be the "moral defibrillators of our time," Barber called on Americans to "shock this nation"...Show More Summary
The North Carolina Tar Heels welcomed an early addition to their 2018 basketball recruiting class on Thursday when 4-star combo guard Coby White committed to the program. White, who is a product of Greenfield School in Wilson, NorthShow More Summary
Coby White made the decision to stay home for college just three days after receiving the coveted scholarship offer.
PHILADELPHIA ? The Democratic National Convention introduced America to the longtime leader of North Carolina’s Moral Monday movement, the fiery Rev. William Barber, on Thursday. The Moral Monday movement has sought to highlight the extreme swing to the right that North Carolina has taken, despite its status as a purple state. Show More Summary
Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II, President of the North Carolina chapter of the NAACP, gave a sermon tonight that brought down the house at the Democratic National Convention. While the beginning was heavy on faith -- you can't blame him for that -- the rest of it was a call to arms for justice and love for all people. Including atheists.
LIQUID HOT MAGMA. Stunning video pours in showing lava from the K?lauea volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island reaching the Pacific Ocean. PHOTO OF THE DAY. Hillary and the boys. THANKS, OBAMA. Conservatives stunned how much they liked President...Show More Summary
The Chapel Hill Creamery in Chapel Hill, NC, is recalling all of its cheese products because they have been linked to a growing Salmonella outbreak in North Carolina and elsewhere. A local county health officer told Food Safety News on Thursday that the outbreak has sickened at least 50 people in North Carolina and about the same number in other states,... Continue Reading
(Paul Mirengoff) I wrote here about the NCAA’s decision to participate in the bathroom wars by pulling its all-star game from Charlotte in response to North Carolina legislation on the matter. To no one’s surprise, the NCAA has elected to indulge in similar leftist grandstanding. Show More Summary
“People are helpless and frustrated; there’s a clear set of problems that are only getting worse and no one’s doing anything about it,” said Robby Mook, Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager, at a forum sponsored by the Washington PostShow More Summary
Researchers say breast reconstruction can help with self-esteem, sexuality and body image after mastectomy. But a University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center study has found that the type of insurance a woman has as well as distance to a plastic surgeon's office can be barriers to the procedure.
North Carolina Republicans thought the Virginia senator was wearing the flag of Honduras, where he volunteered as a Jesuit missionary.
Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin and Carolina Panthers offensive lineman Ryan Kalil are getting into the Hollywood producing business. According to The Hollywood Reporter, both professional athletes are part of a new film, TV and digital venture called Mortal Media and are developing a reboot of the 1991 cult favorite The Rocketeer. Show More Summary
Like several valued commenters, I can’t help but love this story: The [North Carolina] state GOP sent out a tweet Wednesday night saying it was “shameful” for Kaine to wear the flag of Honduras during his speech at the Democratic National Convention. Kaine was, of course, wearing a Blue Star Service pin, which people wear to signal […]
The design doesn't aim to mimic the architecture of the surrounding buildings, but tries to embody the spirit of the neighborhood. Four levels of living spaces are framed by two board-framed concrete walls that stretch from the public sidewalk into the site and the private service access area. Show More Summary
Media Matters: The Charlotte Observer called out North Carolina's Republican party after its official Twitter account tweeted that it was “shameful” for Vice Presidential nominee Tim Kaine (D-VA) to wear a “Honduras flag pin on his jacket...Show More Summary
During Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine's Wednesday night convention speech, the Twitter account for the North Carolina Republican Party mistakenly denounced him as "shameful" for wearing a pin in honor of his Marine son Lt. Nathaniel Kaine.
In a short but moving appearance at the Democratic National Convention Wednesday night, Felicia Sanders and Polly Sheppard, two of the three survivors of the "Mother Emanuel" church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina, where nine people were killed during a Bible study last June, endorsed Hillary Clinton for president citing Scripture.