Shaw University will honor the victims with a prayer service. The university is just a block away from the construction site and students and staff want to pay tribute to the three men who died in the accident. 07:26 AM
The program is scheduled to begin on Friday and continues on Saturday at the museum in Raleigh. A play titled Etchings in Stone that includes audience participation will be performed Saturday night at the museum. North Carolina Vietnam veteran Ron Harris wrote the play.
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U.S. District Court Judge Thomas Schroeder delayed the sentencing last month for Sandy and Casey Parsons on tax fraud charges after a hearing revealed the conditions under which Erica Parsons lived before she disappeared in 2011. She was 13 at the time, and wasn't reported missing until 2013.
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Hundreds Rally Behind Wake Forest Police Officer Whose Wife Died
Hundreds of people rally behind a Wake Forest police officer after his wife suddenly passed away. Dave Cohen and his wife Jamie recently moved to Wake Forest from Asheville with their small children Asher and Mason. 03/26/2015 08:24 PM
Top-Seeded Wisconsin Hangs to Beat North Carolina 79-72
Sam Dekker scored a career-high 23 points, Frank Kaminsky added 19 and top-seeded Wisconsin rallied in the final 10 minutes to hold off North Carolina 79-72 Thursday night and advance to the final eight of the NCAA Tournament. 03/26/2015 10:01 PM
State Lawmakers Reach Compromise on Gas Tax Solution
Under the new proposal, the gas tax would almost immediately drop down to 36 cents per gallon, which is a cent and a half less than it currently is. Next year, it would drop another penny, and then to 34 cents in July of 2016. 03/26/2015 04:04 PM
Former NCSU Fraternity Forced to Move Out by This Weekend
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Dean Smith's Trust Sends $200 Checks to His UNC Lettermen
Dean Smith is still giving to his North Carolina players, even after his death. 03/26/2015 03:31 PM
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Overnight Fire Destroys Wake Forest Home
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