North Carolina News

McCrory Issues Warning For Coastal Residents

Governor Pat McCrory is cautioning residents and visitors to closely monitor the weather forecast and to pay careful attention to directions from local officials as the second tropical system in less than a week heads towards North Carolina’s coast.

Kings Mountain Man Pleads Guilty To Tax Evasion

A Kings Mountain man who set up straw companies to evade income taxes and used the cash from his business to build an underground bunker pleaded guilty to tax evasion and possession of an unregistered firearm.

Construction Worker Drowned In Catawba

Dive crews in Catawba County recovered the body of a 28 year old construction worker. Coworkers say he fell while working on the 127 bridge over the Catawba River in Hickory.

Zika May Be The World's Newest STD

Zika continues its march around the world. Moving from Africa to French Polynesia to Central and South America, the disease is now active in the US and Asia, and is likely to continue to spread.



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