Neighbors attempt rescue in overnight Thomasville fire that killed man

Please enable Javascript to watch this video THOMASVILLE, N.C. — An overnight house fire killed a Thomasville man. Fire officials said Joe Blackburn, 58, died in the fire. The Thomasville Fire Department responded to the fire in the 400 block of West Main Street just before 2 a.m. Friday. Charmin Bowman, a neighbor, said she …

Active shooter reported at a North Carolina high school

× Active shooter reported at a North Carolina high school PENDER COUNTY, N.C. — A report of an active shooter at Topsail High School sparked law enforcement response Friday morning. WTVD reports the call came in at about 6:30 a.m. Friday morning. There were no injuries as of 7:04 a.m., Pender County Sheriff’s Capt. James Rowell told …

1 killed, 1 seriously injured in crash on I-40/85 near Whitsett

Please enable Javascript to watch this video GUILFORD COUNTY, N.C. — One person was killed and another was seriously injured in a crash on Interstate 40/85 near Whitsett Thursday evening, according to Highway Patrol. The crash happened on westbound I-40/southbound I-85 at the N.C. 61 exit ramp around 5:30 p.m. Trooper G. Strader said the driver …

Stabbing and shooting reported in Reidsville; two people dead

REIDSVILLE, N.C. — Police on Wednesday morning responded to a shooting/stabbing call on Lawsonville Avenue in Reidsville. At approximately 10:48 a.m. officers responded to a residence on Lawsonville in response to the shooting/stabbing call, accoridng to a press release. There are three confirmed victims, two of which are deceased and one has been airlifted to …

13-year-old North Carolina girl kidnapped Monday morning outside her home

(Lumberton Police Department) LUMBERTON, N.C. — A 13-year-old girl was kidnapped after being forced into a stolen vehicle Monday morning. Police say an unknown male grabbed Hania Noleia Aguilar and forced her into a green 2002 Ford Expedition registered to Velasquez Hernandez of Summerville, S.C. Aguilar was standing in the yard of her home in …

Newlywed couple killed in helicopter crash while leaving their wedding ceremony

× Newlywed couple killed in helicopter crash while leaving their wedding ceremony UVALDE, Texas – A newlywed couple in Texas was killed in a helicopter crash while leaving their wedding ceremony. KSAT reported that Will Byler, his wife, Bailee Ackerman Byler, and their pilot all died. The couple were both seniors at Sam Houston State University …

Panthers salute service members; safety Eric Reid kneels during anthem

Eric Reid #25 of the Carolina Panthers kneels for the national anthen during their game against the Baltimore Ravens at Bank of America Stadium on October 28, 2018 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images) × Panthers salute service members; safety Eric Reid kneels during anthem Eric Reid #25 of the Carolina Panthers kneels …

Cardi B will not perform at NC A&T homecoming concert due to illness

Cardi B (Getty Images) × Cardi B will not perform at NC A&T homecoming concert due to illness Cardi B (Getty Images) GREENSBORO, N.C. – Rapper Cardi B will not be performing at the 2018 North Carolina A&T homecoming concert, according to the Greensboro Coliseum Complex. The concert will proceed as scheduled on Saturday, Nov. 3 …

North Carolina YouTuber buys up billboards to defend most subscribed YouTuber

× North Carolina YouTuber buys up billboards to defend most subscribed YouTuber PewDiePie GREENVILLE, N.C. — The king of YouTube is not giving up his throne without a fight, and North Carolina YouTuber MrBeast is here to help. Bollywood record label T-Series was on track to overtake Felix Kjellberg — or “PewDiePie” — in subscriber count …