Noteworthy

N.C.'s oldest resident turns 113

Posted May 4, 2009 5:30 p.m. EDT

North Carolina's oldest resident celebrated her birthday Monday. Melinda Harris, of New Bern, was born May 4, 1896, in the town of Windsor, in Bertie County.

She spent most of her life working as a beautician. She enjoys singing along with the piano.