The North Carolina Republican Party has removed its first black chairman from office after its activists agreed that he violated party rules based on allegations he exceeded his authority and tried to sink the website for the party's upcoming state convention.
Two police officers at the site of a fatal traffic accident on an interstate in North Carolina were pressed into another role when a pregnant woman was stuck in traffic and they helped her deliver her baby.
Education officials in Davidson County say a group of elementary school students was treated for heat-related illnesses after returning from a field trip to Carowinds in a bus that had no air conditioning.
Pitt County commissioners are stepping in to help people who say noisy trains have been disturbing the peace in their neighborhood for years now. The residents live in a Bethel neighborhood sitting right by a CSX rail yard.