Carowinds says it will close the Thunder Road wooden roller coaster on July 26.
Nick Forbes totaled four goals, seven assists and a game-winning shot with 59 seconds left in the first sudden victory overtime on his way to earning the most valuable player award.
Two people were hurt early Sunday during a shooting at a Smithfield apartment complex.
Durham police are investigating a Sunday morning hit-and-run incident that left a man dead.
Gov. Pat McCrory is advising North Carolina residents to prepare for hurricane season, which officially begins June 1.
Local news courtesy of WRAL.