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A $100,000 grant will allow Johnson C. Smith University to create a traveling exhibit to showcase African-American philanthropy.
Much of the Carolinas was able to dry out a bit Wednesday, as thunderstorms were more scattered. Storm activity is expected to increase again Thursday, however.
As the investigation into the disappearance of missing teen Erica Parsons approaches the one-year mark, Casey Parsons told WBTV in a recent interview that she believes her adopted daughter is still alive.

The new bridge will allow motorists to access the outerbelt without having to wait at a traffic signal.

Eleazar Gonzalez is accused of trafficking cocaine in Iredell, Davie and Forsyth counties, authorities say.

The N.C. Senate gave tentative approval Wednesday to a 2.5 percent cap on local sales taxes that would deny Mecklenburg County a fall referendum on increasing teacher pay.

Investigators said Heather Jean Stacey, 40, and Christopher Andrew Talero, 27, each of Mount Gilead in Montgomery County, were arrested last Friday.

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