The American Tobacco Historic District rang in the holiday season on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, with the 9th annual lighting of the Lucky Strike Tower.
Wake Forest used a late field goal to top Middle Creek in the 4-AA Eastern Regional Final, 24-23.
Southern Durham pulled away from Hunt in the second half to win, 38-10.
Scotland County advances to the 4-A state championship with a win over J.H. Rose.
Leesville Road pulled away from Green Hope to earn its third win of the season, 54-41.
Panther Creek's boys basketball team held on to top Cleveland, 68-61.
Panther Creek hosted Cleveland in a non-conference girls basketball game on Friday.
Elias Lindholm recorded three points including the game-winning goal as the Carolina Hurricanes topped San Jose Friday 5-3 for their third consecutive win.
Hundreds came to Marbles Kids Museum on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, to take part in the Capital City Clauses annual Jingle Ball, an event to collect toys for the Salvation Army.
Former South African President Nelson Mandela, who served 27 years in prison for anti-apartheid activities and led his continent into a new era, died Thursday at the age of 95.
There's a little place in the Bertie County town of Windsor that used to be a gas station. Now, it's famous for barbecue and cornbread, Bunn's Barbecue is already well known for surviving two floods, when water nearly reached the ceiling.
TJ Warren scored 22, Lennard Freeman posted a double-double and Jordan Vandenberg had a career-high five blocks as the Wolfpack rolled to a 69-48 win over Northwestern Wednesday.
Led by stout defense and a complete game from Quinn Cook, the Duke Blue Devils defeated the Michigan Wolverines Tuesday during the ACC-Big 10 Challenge, 79-69.
Years ago, a man from Louisburg started his own small auto shop. Now, his son runs the business, which has evolved into a chain of stores. The mechanics started grilling out during their lunch breaks, and Shop Sauce barbecue sauce was born.
Robert and Virginia Gerald, of Goldsboro, have been married 80 years. They have 11 children, 45 grandchildren, 47 great grandchildren and 75 great great grandchildren.
Images from the 54th annual WRAL Tower Lighting. (Photos by Kathy Hanrahan)
A Metro-North passenger train derailed on a curved section of track in the Bronx on Sunday morning, killing four people and injuring 63 as it came to rest just inches from the water, authorities said.
Middle Creek allowed just one offensive touchdown and the Mustangs advanced to the fourth round for the first time in school history with a 24-21 win over Garner.
Wake Forest connected on a field goal in the fourth overtime to eliminate Millbrook in the third round.
North Hills heralded its holiday season Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, with the lighting of the Christmas tree, a visit from Santa and activities that brought a packed crowd to the shopping district. Photos by Adam Kissick.
Almost 50,000 people packed downtown Raleigh streets Saturday morning for the 69th annual WRAL-TV Raleigh Christmas Parade.
Share your family traditions, outfits, and celebrations through the 2013 holiday season.
WRAL asked staff, crew, talent and fans to share their view of the 2013 Raleigh Christmas parade. Take a look at the event from all the angles.
An interactive featuring photo and video galleries exploring President John F. Kennedy's life, political career and assassination 50 years ago Nov. 22.
An interactive look at the health care overhaul, including difficulties encountered by people trying to enroll for insurance through a government website.
A look at the latest on the federal budget battle.