The memory of Portia Gibbs was alive and well for Belhaven Mayor Adam O’Neal as he completed a grueling 273-mile walk from his hometown to the U.S. Capitol, where he met with reporters to share his town’s story of losing its only hospital.

One year after Rowan County teen Erica Parsons was reported missing, investigators say they are continuing to get new leads and are making progress toward solving the case.

Instead of a family trip to Mexico, the Schemm family’s vacation was derailed when someone broke into their car and stole their passports minutes before they were to head to the airport.

The state of North Carolina will stop defending its same-sex marriage ban after a federal court ruled Virginia’s ban unconstitutional and cracked the door to gay marriage in the Carolinas.

Dollar Tree, a discount retailer known for selling everything for $1, said Monday it plans to buy Matthews-based Family Dollar for $8.5 billion.

Police said 26-year-old Sam Babb Clonts of Mint Hill was charged in the shooting.

When our 5-month-old kitten, Jasper, went into kidney failure a few years ago, letting him die wasn’t an option.

In June, the well-respected Journal of the American Medical Association published an article that...

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'Sextortion' targets teenagers through their use of social media websites such as Facebook and Instagram.

The Daily Edit: 07.29.14

Injured receiver Kelvin Benjamin is back in Spartanburg, staying involved in the offense.

Luke Kuechly, Humble Prince of the Gridiron, treats fans, teammates, coaches, almost everyone, with respect.

Tyler Gaffney, the Carolina Panthers hardly knew you.

The Charlotte 49ers’ defense had an all-or-nothing feel to it last season.

Against all odds, "Sharknado 2" has wised up and is a hilarious must-see treat.

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