Norwayne Middle School Teacher Paul Casey remembers when he used to take shop class, he still has the gun rack and baseball he made. More>>
North Carolina is in the clear from government threats over pulling more than $88 million dollars in funding to the Department of Health and Human Services Department. The USDA said today the state department met the March 31st deadline to clear its backlog of food stamp applications. At one point over 30,000 pending cases plagued the state.Regional administrator Robin Bailey said the state will still be monitored for the next two months and expects to get weekly reports to make sure the depa... More>>
Wednesday is the anniversary of a day many here in the east will never forget. More>>
An off duty Tarboro police officer is dead after an accident with a DOT vehicle. More>>
Police destroy two unattended backpacks left near the Boston Marathon finish line one year after the deadly bombings. More>>
A federal appeals court upholds the power of the Environmental Protection Agency in controlling polluted emissions from power plants. More>>
North Carolina's capital fails at being a great place to pick up certain types of dates. More>>
The Coast Guard offloaded about 3,300 kilograms of cocaine worth about $110 million Tuesday at Coast Guard Base Miami Beach, Fla. More>>
The Army Corps of Engineers says part of the Oregon Inlet is too shallow to dredge. More>>
The Greenville-Pitt County Senior Games program held its 31st opening ceremonies at Alice F. Keene Park on Tuesday. More>>
A Martin County EMS volunteer from Pitt County wins the top prize in the $250,000 Cash Money lottery game. More>>
9 On Your Side says "thank you" to the many animal control officers in Eastern North Carolina as it’s Animal Control Officer Appreciation Week. More>>
Deputies say they took a Dudley man into custody for trafficking heroin. More>>
9 On Your Side’s Angela Green visited a classroom at the Strive Program in Greenville on Tuesday.
Public schools are increasingly trying to compete with alternative education and for Lenoir County, school officials are turning to the community for help. More>>
Police in Emerald Isle need your help to locate a fugitive. More>>
Stephen Colbert, who will succeed David Letterman as host when he retires, will visit the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN, Tuesday, April 22 (11:35 PM-12:37 AM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. More>>
Deputies have charged a suspect after tombstones more than a century old were found damaged and tossed into a Dare County dumpster. More>>
An Oklahoma middleschooler, Genesis Franks, came up with an idea for an App last year to help out in case of a school shooting. More>>
A Morehead City mom has been charged with child abuse after a kid was burned with hot water. More>>
An East Carolina University student has been selected as one of 10 students nationwide to serve on a “Dream Team” at an international education and training event. More>>
Police have made 4 arrests in a drive-by shooting in Morehead City. More>>
The Pirate's spring football game featured a little bit of everything, big plays, big hits and one big proposal. More>>
The Onslow County Farmers’ Market is opening a new location on base at Camp Lejeune Tuesday. More>>
Tuesday the Greenville-Pitt County Senior Games Program kicks off its Local Games. More>>
Former Charlotte City Councilman James Mitchell has dropped out of the race to fill the 12th Congressional District seat vacated when Mel Watt became head of the Federal Housing Finance Agency. More>>
Five people accused in the abduction of a North Carolina man last week are due in federal court in Atlanta Tuesday for a bond hearing. More>>
Conservatives are using the April 15 deadline to celebrate tax changes that North Carolina lawmakers argue will keep more money in family wallets and encourage job creation. More>>
Teams at the Francis Marion National Forest are using technology to tag and track the rattlesnakes, not all that different, but much bigger, than a microchip in your pet. More>>
North Carolina's largest LGBT advocacy group is holding a rally to protest a new state tax policy regarding same-sex couples. More>>
Activists are calling upon Pitt County Commissioners to ease tension in the community. More>>
Greenville Police catch a man after they say he tried to run officers over. More>>
A letter circulating in Greene County about water line repair coverage is not associated with the Greene County Water Regional Water System. More>>
Sergeant Stephen Lowe, an armory custodian with 2nd Marine Division has been awarded the Navy and Marine Corps Medal. More>>
The state is asking victims of the 1933 Eugenics Board come forward to be compensated after North Carolina doctors wrongfully sterilized them. More>>
State lawmakers met Monday to discuss teacher pay proposals but some on the committee felt left out. More>>
The Better Business Bureau said con artists claiming to work for Netflix are trying to get money and private information from unsuspecting victims. More>>
The Greenville Police Department's calling Piratefest a success.
The look and feel of Uptown Greenville is changing.
A new public high school in the East is completely focused on science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Highway Patrol and local law enforcement are gearing up for the "No Need to Speed" and "Operation Slow Down" campaigns. More>>
There’s a follow-up to an assault investigation along the Outer Banks as we get our first listen to the 911 call. More>>
A Salter Path man says he’ll use $750,000 won playing Jumbo Bucks to save for his daughter’s college fund and invest in the future. More>>
Two students arrested for firing a gun near a Pitt County high school made their first appearances in court Monday morning. More>>
A man wanted for a number of crimes has turned himself in. More>>
One man is behind bars and another wanted in a fast food armed robbery. More>>
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say a 3-year-old boy has died after an apparently accidental shooting. More>>
North Carolina's highest court is again looking into the state's capital punishment laws. More>>
There's only a month to go before the North Carolina legislature reconvenes in Raleigh and more ideas are floating around to improve public school pay beyond just the youngest teachers. More>>
The North Carolina Highway Patrol is cracking down on speeders and texters this week for Operation Slow Down. More>>
Two men in their 30s died Sunday during the Rock ‘n’ Roll half-marathon, race officials confirmed. More>>
Investigators in Alamance County are trying to figure out if a woman found dead in a plastic storage bin is linked to a suspicious fire at a Burlington home. Police say two women are missing from the house which burned Friday. Authorities say the fire was reported about two hours after a highway worker found the body in the bin about 6 miles away. Burlington Police say they aren't certain the woman in the bin was a resident of the home and they haven't determined her identity. They also hav... More>>
A new text message scam has reached eastern North Carolina. More>>
The Jacksonville Police Department says a motorcyclist is dead after a Saturday morning accident. More>>
The 44th Shad Festival wrapped up on Sunday in Grifton.
A pedestrian was seriously injured outside Village Baptist Church in Fayetteville Sunday morning after a vehicle backed into the man. More>>
A special operation initiative by the Bethel Police Department leads to the arrests of two accused drug dealers. More>>
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol responded to an accident on Highway 264 Sunday evening.
Health officials say more than 1,000 people have been given vaccinations against hepatitis A after an employee at a Charlotte pizza restaurant was hospitalized with the disease.
Authorities are trying to determine the identity of a woman whose partially decomposed body was found inside a storage container in Alamance County south of the town of Graham.
A middle school baseball player from Wilmington has died after being hit by a line drive during practice. More>>
On Saturday, the 7th Annual Piratefest wrapped up in Uptown Greenville. More>>
A motorcyclist was killed during a Saturday morning benefit ride for cancer patients in Craven County. More>>
A Pakistani lawyer says a judge has freed a nine-month old boy accused of attempting to murder police in the eastern city of Lahore after police withdrew charges.
A North Carolina inmate described as a high-ranking member of the Bloods street gang faces a federal kidnapping charge after authorities say he used a smuggled mobile phone to help orchestrate the abduction of a prosecutor's father.
A man faces several charges after a two county car chase. Tyrrell County deputies say the chase satrted in Nags Head.
The United States of America is in the midst of a major shift. Caucasians are becoming the minority at a time when a record number of people are aging. More>>
An undercover narcotics investigation has lead to the arrest of two additional people. Pantelis Gregory Mendonis, 23, and Kerry Marie Boulet, 23, both of Jacksonville were both taken into custody after Special Operations Division Officers observed a heroin trafficking transaction. The arrest was made on Friday, April 11, in a retail parking area near Piney Green Road. In a press release, Chief Mike Yaniero, Director of Public Safety says, “We will not tolerate drug activity in our community.”... More>>