It’s not likely to be a vacation Tim Tesseneer and his family won’t forget any time soon.
While with his family in Florida, Tesseneer participated in an odd ocean rescue which was videoed and garnered national attention.
A month after starting a road repair project, Chimney Rock State Park is slated to reopen Saturday.
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The school year will be extended by one day and some school days will be extended by 30 minutes Superintendent Janet Mason announced during the Rutherford County Board of Education meeting Tuesday.
A Portland, Ore.-based shopping bag manufacturer will be locating its East Coast operations in Rutherford County.
A service for longtime North Carolina lawmaker Martin Nesbitt is scheduled for next week in his home of Buncombe County.
Gov. Pat McCrory has declared a state of emergency for North Carolina in the wake of a winter storm that's left hundreds of thousands without power.
Sobbing on the witness stand, the Army captain whose sexual assault accusations triggered the court-martial of a general testified Friday that they had a three-year affair and that he threatened to kill her and her family — and "do it in a way no one would ever know" — if she ever told anyone.
A split North Carolina State Board of Education agreed Thursday to change how students are labeled based on standardized test scores in a move that likely means more students will be considered proficient in skills and courses. It could also mean thousands of third-graders will avoid summer reading camps.
The superintendent of North Carolina schools is helping to launch a campaign to get books to elementary school students.
Two R-S Middle Students recently won awards in the 2013-14 Air Quality-IQ Education Contest.
Jasmine Dinh and Elizabeth Norris, both seventh-graders, won first place in the artistic category and Best in Show for their pop-up journal they submitted in the contest.
One by one, President Barack Obama's warnings to Russia are being brushed aside by President Vladimir Putin, who appears to only be speeding up efforts to formally stake his claim to Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula.
U.S. employers stepped up hiring in February despite a blast of harsh winter weather, renewing hopes that the economy could accelerate this year.
The former Internal Revenue Service official at the heart of the agency's tea party scandal once again refused to answer questions at a congressional hearing Wednesday that quickly devolved into political bickering between Democrats and Republicans.