| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:26 PM
A six-month saga involving Glendale High alumnus Jesse Meaux will extend into a new year as another court date was set for the one-time pitching prospect.
Meaux is expected back in Buncombe County District Court in North Carolina on Jan. 23, 2014 at 9:30...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Add North Carolina, part of the nation's traditional Bible Belt, to states trying to figure out how to deal with same-sex marriage following the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that threw out portions of the federal Defense of Marriage Act.
| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:18 AM
Don Yelton, a local GOP official in North Carolina, has been forced to resign following an appearance this week on "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" in which he made a series of racially charged remarks.
On Wednesday, correspondent Aasif Mandvi traveled...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 8:27 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. — Roy Cooper is in a very lonely place. He's a Democratic state attorney general surrounded by conservative Republicans who control North Carolina state government.
Now those Republicans have put Cooper in an awkward spot. He has...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 7:55 PM
For the next few months and probably longer, the fate of Glendale High alumnus Jesse Meaux will remain in limbo.
The 24-year-old current Colorado Rockies minor league pitching prospect was in Buncombe County District Court in Asheville, NC on Friday...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 7:29 PM
One count each of first-degree rape and first-degree sex offense might permanently derail the career and aspirations of Glendale High alumnus Jesse Meaux.
The 23-year-old pitcher was recently arrested and charged with the serious offenses in North...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 1:30 PM
Editor’s note: This is one in an occasional series of stories about findings and recommendations in the Hagerstown and Washington County Economic Development Strategic Plan.
“Location, location, location” is an old real estate adage...
| Apr 25, 2010
| 8:42 PM
An Ohio man was arrested Sunday afternoon after he was spotted with a gun in a North Carolina airport parking lot as Obama departed on Air Force One, according to authorities.
Joseph McVey, 23, is charged with going armed in terror of the public, a...
| Jan 24, 2011
President Barack Obama and speechwriter Cody Keenan, a Chicago native, were praised for the president's address after the Arizona shootings. Next comes Obama's State of the Union speech on Tuesday. Here are 10 things to talk about:
1. Sometimes a long...
| Sep 21, 2011
Born on a mountain farm near Weaverville, N.C., in 1907, Wade Mainer soaked up old songs ringing in the far hills and hollers.
As a professional singer and banjo player, he would introduce that music to audiences throughout the nation and also pass it on...