Matthew Deans, 29, pleaded guilty to two counts of involuntary manslaughter on Wednesday. He was originally charged with two counts of misdemeanor death by motor vehicle in May after officials say he rear ended a car on Highway 17 in Hampstead.
More children are graduating North Carolina public schools, but only about a third of the 1.6 million students are on track with soaking up the knowledge they'll need for the rest of their lives.
Updated 03:19 PM
A 2013 law would have set the 2016 primary in February, but the Republican National Committee threatened to take away most of the state's convention delegates without a delay. National Democrats also have similar rules discouraging February primaries.
Updated 04:14 PM