Charlotte-area transgender teens’ suicides rock community

Blake Brockington was a role model for other teens at Time Out Youth, Charlotte’s support agency for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youths. As a 17-year-old senior at East Mecklenburg High in 2014, he gained national attention as the state’s first transgender homecoming king. Since then, he had become an outspoken advocate for social justice. […]

Blue Devils Ready for Matchup with Gonzaga

The Duke Blue Devils matchup against the Gonzaga Bulldogs in Houston on Sunday night. On the line is a trip to the final four. Time Warner Cable News reporter Ryan Welch is in Houston with the team as they prepare for tipoff. Article source: http://twcnews.com/nc/charlotte/sports/2015/03/29/blue-devils-ready-for-matchup-with-gonzaga.html

South Carolina women acquire Final Four berth

Chuck Burton Tiffany Mitchell, Ivey Slaughter South Carolina’s Tiffany Mitchell, right, drives past Florida State’s Ivey Slaughter, left, in a initial half of a women’s college basketball informal final diversion in a NCAA Tournament in Greensboro, N.C., Sunday, Mar 29, 2015. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton) Posted: Sunday, Mar 29, 2015 3:19 pm South Carolina women acquire […]

Harvey M. Grainger

Print Create a hardcopy of this page Font Size: Default rise size Larger rise size Harvey M. GraingerFLORENCE, S.C. Harvey Mason Grainger, 72, died Saturday, Mar 28, 2015, after an illness.Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015, during Waters-Powell Funeral Home with wake following in Elim Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will […]

Adoptive Parents of Missing Teen Receive Prison Sentence

WINSTON-SALEM—The adoptive relatives of blank lady Erica Parsons are headed to prison. A sovereign decider in Winston-Salem condemned Casey Parsons to 10 years in jail and Sandy Parsons to 8 years. A grand jury indicted them after investigators contend they defrauded a supervision for usurpation advantages for Erica Parsons after her disappearance in 2011. Casey […]

Mary Chisholm Lambeth

ASHEBORO — Mary Agnes Chisholm Lambeth, 64, of Asheboro, N.C., died Thursday, Mar 26, 2015, during her residence. Funeral services will be conducted during 2 p.m. Tuesday, Mar 31, 2015, in Ridge Funeral Home Chapel, Asheboro, with Pastor Rick Davis officiating. Burial will follow during Randolph Memorial Park, Asheboro. Born in Manhattan, N.Y., on Dec. […]

Joe Gibbs: Son is many bold chairman I’ve been around (VIDEO)

Steve Helber/AP Joe Gibbs Nascar group owners Joe Gibbs, addresses a media about a condition of his son J.D. Gibbs in a media core before to a start of a NASCAR Sprint Cup competition during a Martinsville Speedway in Martinsville, Va., Sunday, Mar 29, 2015. Joe Gibbs Racing President J.D. Gibbs is undergoing diagnosis for […]

Harbor Freight Tools to take Former Kmart Location in Asheboro

ASHEBORO, N.C. — Renovations will shortly start to spin a former Kmart building into Harbor Freight Tools’s location. An Asheboro central pronounced a hardware tradesman got a building assent this week for this skill on Dixie Drive. “I only wanted to let we know that a executive operative on a Harbor Freight plan performed a […]