Authorities on Wednesday evening charged a West End man with murder after a verbal altercation at a home outside Carthage turned violent.
Nearly 60% of voters in Harnett County cast their ballots for Donald Trump on Election Day. With Trump set to be sworn in on Friday, they said they are more than ready for the next four years.
Kestrel Heights Charter runs an elementary and middle school, but it's their high school that could be on the chopping block. School officials are asking everyone from staff to parents and students to do everything they can to try to save it.
A Person County food pantry that serves hundreds of people every month is in need of help. A lack of monetary donations forced the Food Pantry of Roxboro, at 704 Franklin Street, to recently close, and while some donations have come through the door, the pastor who runs the pantry said it is a temporary fix.
Last year, 10,000 people across North Carolina called the state's drug and alcohol information hotline. Nearly 1,000 of those people said they needed help because of heroin.
Local news courtesy of WRAL.