Richard Omar Knight has been suspended as principal at Dillard Academy Charter School in Goldsboro, North Carolina. He’s accused of statutory rape, sex act and indecent liberties with a 12-year-old student.
Bacteria that developed in Brunswick stew that was left to warm too long before serving sickened nearly 300 people at the popular Poplar Tent Church BBQ in Kannapolis, NC, state and federal tests showed.
An American Airlines plane with University of Pittsburgh cheerleaders and fans aboard had just taken off for Greensboro when an odor forced it back to Charlotte. Officials haven’t said what caused the smell.
Authorities in North Carolina say a recent fire at a mosque was not set intentionally. Officials said Saturday a preliminary investigation of a fire at the Islamic Center of Cary was accidental and there was evidence it was caused by an electrical sources.
Dann Slattery killed himself four months after Roy White was released from prison. White was convicted with homicide by child abuse for the death of Slattery’s seven-year-old daughter. White has recently been arrested for Burglary.
The film “Green Book,” starring Viggo Mortensen and Mahershala Ali, shows how blacks traveling in the United States used “The Negro Motorist Green Book” to find accepting businesses, including in North Carolina.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police are searching for a masked assailant who carjacked a woman at an ATM on Woodlawn Road and tried to sexually assault her. Police released surveillance photos of the attacker.
Shelby Tripp of Stokes, NC, listened to her mom and bought a scratch-off lottery ticket at a Speedway in Greenville. She won $4 million on the $150 Million Cash Explosion ticket. Mom’s house to be redecorated.
Sandra Queen recorded this video of a white shark close to shore snatching and eating a seal off Nauset South Beach, Massachusetts on October 14, 2018. The Atlantic White Shark Conservancy shared the video on Facebook.