Going, going, gone: Marbles demolishes building, shares image of planned Color Pop Corner to replace it

Going, going, gone: Marbles demolishes building, shares image of planned Color Pop Corner to replace it

By mid-afternoon, it was gone. Marbles Kids Museum on Thursday razed the former speedometer shop at the corner of Blount and Morgan streets to create space for what it’s calling Color Pop Corner.
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Former NCSU booster to plead guilty to Medicaid fraud-related charges

A former North Carolina State University football player accused of providing impermissible benefits to student-athletes has agreed to plead guilty to federal bribery and money laundering charges in connection with a Medicaid fraud scheme.
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Line of storms pounds Sandhills, chilly wind to follow

The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for parts of Cumberland and Hoke counties just after 4 p.m. A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado
was located south of Spring Lake and northwest of Fayetteville, moving at about 30 mph. That warning expired without any reports of dSee Original Article

Staal back in lineup as slumping Hurricanes visit red-hot Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers will go for their seventh straight win when they host the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night. Slumping Carolina (27-25-11) will be trying to avoid its seventh straight loss.
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Three charged in car theft that prompted lockdown at two Chatham County schools

Three suspects involved in a traffic stop that prompted lockdowns at two Chatham County schools have been formally charged, according to the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office.
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Windy storms blow through Sandhills; cooler days to come

A line of severe thunderstorms sparked tornado warnings Thursday afternoon in Wayne, Hoke and Cumberland counties although no damage or injuries were reported.
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