A member of the Wake County’s school system’s Office of Equity Affairs tweeted that instead of having students engage in “cute” Thanksgiving activities, teachers should tell the truth about the country’s relationship with Native Americans.
Hania Aguilar, 13, was kidnapped from the front yard of her home Nov. 5, 2018. The FBI is asking for surveillance videos from residents in Robeson County, especially near Highway 41 or Elizabethtown Rd., that could help find the teen.
A Charlotte City Council committee recommended staggered, four-year terms for council members, in what would be a major change from two-year terms. Voters could make the choice in a referendum next year.
Hania Aguilar has been missing since Nov. 5, 2018. The FBI and multiple agencies are seeking to talk to all the residents in Rosewood Mobile Home Park, the teen’s neighborhood, and Quincey Drive, the location where the kidnapping SUV was found.
Davidson College investigated after an activist group linked students to racist and anti-Semitic social media posts, and the students accused are no longer enrolled, President Carol Quillen told students.
Richard Omar Knight, the principal of Dillard Academy Charter School in Goldsboro, was wanted by police for allegedly raping a 12-year-old student at his school. Knight was found dead in Orange County, police said.
A Hopewell High School student from Huntersville is dead after a car crash in Cornelius, police said. Andres Morales as a passenger in a vehicle driven by Hough High student Grant Geis, who is in critical condition.
The cremated remains of someone’s grandfather were stolen Saturday in Spartanburg, South Carolina, during a burglary that saw the thieves take the ashes, frozen pizzas, hotdogs and Jack Daniels, police say.
Country singer Kellie Pickler tried the Army 101st Airborne’s air assault obstacle course last week at Fort Campbell, Kentucky. She didn’t do well. She has been on “American Idol” and “Dancing with the Stars”
Read Charlotte offers strategies for parents and volunteers to help young children read, hoping they can make a difference where reading programs in North Carolina and Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools have failed.