Wake County Superior Court Judge Robert Hobgood issued a permanent injunction Thursday against the opportunity scholarship program, commonly known as vouchers.
Hundreds of volunteers gathered early Friday to make a difference for county residents during the 22nd annual United Way of Central Carolinas Day of Caring.
Friday, about 90 Vanguard Pai Lung employees in Monroe took the ALS challenge to raise more than $10,000 for charity.
Paul Randall Dye, the driver of Volvo station wagon involved in a three-vehicle wreck Wednesday, died Friday.
Union County Public Schools presented new administrative guidelines with regard to service animals on campus. The guidelines were presented to the school board policy committee, though they do not approve administrative guidelines.
A woman died Wednesday evening and two men were taken to Carolinas Medical Center-Main in Charlotte after a three-vehicle wreck on Highway 74.