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Recent articles by Nick:

Esports bar opens in downtown Durham, as industry continues to grow

Instead of your traditional basketball or football games playing on the TV screens, people who come out watch video gamers compete against each other. → Read More

Home Depot worker dies from injuries in North Carolina shoplifting, police say; suspect still on the run

Gary Rasor was still hospitalized four days later when he celebrated his 83rd birthday, his family told CBS 17 in October. → Read More

Group brings dozens of Black-owned businesses under one roof in Wake Foerst

The organization was founded in 2018 and its mission with the expo is to also bridge the gap and give more Black and minority businesses the chance to succeed. → Read More

Holiday stress, anxiety? Duke psychologist weighs in with coping strategies

Traditionally, joy and happiness​ go hand and hand like Green Eggs and Ham with the holidays. However, balancing family gatherings, personal loss and anxiety surrounding COVID-19 can be overwhelming. → Read More

Retired Durham Deputy Police Chief offers advice ahead of busy holiday shopping weekend

Council is the founder of the organization You and Five-o and is also a retired Deputy Police Chief with the Durham Police Department. → Read More

ACC teams honor UVA football players killed in campus shooting

A moment of silence was at Kenan Memorial Stadium before the UNC-Georgia Tech kickoff Saturday. → Read More

Fayetteville discusses holiday safety, domestic violence during faith forum

Simon Temple AME Zion Church opened its doors Thursday evening for important conversations and resources. → Read More

TikTok video shows hundreds of anti-abortion rights advocates gathering outside North Carolina clinic

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Deborah Bridger recorded a video of an event from Saturday and uploaded it to TikTok. It shows hundreds of anti-abortion advocates gathering outside A Woman’s Choice of Raleigh. “They were all walking to the clinic to stand in front of a clinic where so many people were going to show up […] → Read More

Bailey police officer under investigation withdraws settlement with town

A Bailey Police Department K9 officer who was placed on leave last week pending an investigation has decided to withdraw a settlement in the small Nash County town, his attorney said on Monday. → Read More

Organization’s pop-up market held in Zebulon helps veteran-owned businesses

ZEBULON, N.C. (WNCN) — Raven Coleman and Marianeth Crockett know what it’s like to make the transition from the armed forces to civilian life. “There’s nothing that teaches you on how to do it,” said Coleman. Both served in the military. Coleman spent four years in the Air Force. Crockett served nearly five years in […] → Read More

Dunn’s 1st female police chief talks about new role, goals for her department

Cary Jackson was just 20 years old when she became an officer with the Dunn Police Department. → Read More

Camp Lejeune toxic water survivors meet with others impacted to educate on legal action

Organizers with Camp Lejeune Legal are acting after President Joe Biden signed the PACT Act. → Read More

NCHSAA committee study highlights issues surrounding referee shortage

For more than three decades, officiating sports has been a big part of Steve Schwartz’s life. → Read More

Raleigh-Apex NAACP president shares how the military shaped his life

“I’ll never forget sitting on the front porch reading my Dr. Seuss books and my mother came out and said, ‘you can be anything’,” Gerald Givens said. → Read More

Raleigh police welcome newest officers to department during graduation

Friday evening was a day of celebration on the campus of Meredith College. → Read More

Canes fans pack home opener as excitement builds for season ahead

Hockey fans couldn’t escape the black and red jerseys that packed the parking lot at PNC Arena in Raleigh on Wednesday evening. → Read More

Raleigh entrepreneur’s passion for skateboarding inspires community event

Sunday, The Proud Black Brand will host Kidz Sk8 Day at Worthdale Community Center in Southeast Raleigh. → Read More

NC abortion clinics see uptick in patients from out of state since Roe v. Wade reversal

A Woman’s Choice Clinic in Raleigh told CBS News that before the Supreme Court’s decision, about 35 percent of patients were from out of state. → Read More

Mother of teen found dead in Orange County reacts to arrest made in case

The Orange County Sheriff’s Office announced Wednesday a juvenile wanted in connection with the murders of Concepcion’s 18-year-old son, Devin Clark, and 14-year-old Lyric Woods was detained by deputies. → Read More

Durham’s Nnenna Freelon to be inducted into NC Music Hall of Fame

Her most recent achievement left her speechless. → Read More