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  • Denver

    Hide your Christmas tree — Denver the guilty dog is back

    A dog that became a viral sensation four years after feeling guilty about eating cat treats is back. And this time he feels guiltier than ever. Denver strikes again in a new video, this time eating Christmas ornaments. The new video is above, the original below. Both are hilarious:  

  • Officials believe oil was intentionally spilled on roads in Randolph County. (WGHP-TV)

    Oil dumped on Randolph County roads; appears to be intentional

    RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. — Officials are investigating after somebody apparently dumped a 10-mile trail of oil on roads in Randolph County on Saturday night. The trail of oil is believed to have started behind the Food Lion in Randleman and then continues up U.S. 220 and the side roads for about 10 miles. The oil is believed to have been dumped intentionally, according to Major Jared Byrd with the Randolph County Emergency Management Division. The dumping was illegal. Authorities have since […]

  • State trooper stock

    NC troopers have a new way to bust people texting and driving

    State troopers in North Carolina are using a new method to catch people texting and driving – and just because you don’t see an officer on the road, doesn’t mean you won’t get caught. The Asheboro Courier-Tribune reported that some troopers are now wearing plain clothes and riding in NCDOT trucks on the highway. When they see somebody texting and driving, they notify another nearby officer in an unmarked vehicle and that officer will pull the person over and write […]

  • William Francis Grubb, 19, of Boone,

    NC man accused of luring 5-year-old girl into bathroom at store

    BOONE, N.C. — A 19-year-old North Carolina man faces charges of kidnapping after authorities said he lured a 5-year-old girl into a bathroom at a store. William Francis Grubb, of Boone, has been charged with felony abduction of a child, felony indecent liberties with a minor, felony kidnapping and felony indecent exposure. Police said it happened at a Michael’s retail store at about 11 a.m. Saturday in Boone. The young girl’s family said they became concerned when they realized their […]

  • horneytown

    16 places in North Carolina with incredibly odd names

    Have you ever been to Horneytown in Forysyth County? “Whynot” check it out. Here’s a look at 16 places in North Carolina with unusual names. No offense to anybody who lives in any of these places. Bat Cave Bat Cave is a Henderson County community in the Asheville area. It’s named after a nearby cave. Big Butt Trail Big Butt is a trail on the western side of the state near the Blue Ridge Parkway. It has some outstanding views, […]

  • Merry Christmas billboard

    NC business responds to atheist billboard with one reading ‘Merry Christmas’

    PENDER COUNTY, N.C. — A North Carolina man said he had to do something after seeing a news story about an atheist billboard. WECT-TV reported that David Johnson recently put up a billboard in Pender County reading “Merry Christmas” with Christ underlined. Johnson said he decided to put up the billboard to remind people of what Christmas is all about. “We hear holiday this and season that, but rarely Christmas,” said Johnson, according to WECT-TV. Johnson is the owner of […]

  • Whitney

    Greensboro woman, known for ‘fat girl dancing’ videos, gets her own TV show

    GREENSBORO, N.C. — “Producer Whitney” from 107.5 is about to get a much larger fanbase — she’s getting her own TV show, according to People magazine. Whitney Thore left KZL earlier this year to promote her “No Body Shame” campaign. She became a viral sensation with her “Fat Girl Dancing” videos posted on YouTube. Now, Thore will have her own series on TLC called “My Big Fat Fabulous Life.” The series will follow the 30-year-old as she learns to embrace her body […]

  • McNugget

    Have you ever wondered how a McNugget is made? Wonder no more…

    What exactly goes inside a McDonald’s McNugget? Is it chicken? Is it made from plastic yoga mats? We now know. McDonald’s recently explained the phenomenon in a promotional video series called “Our food. Your questions.” Check it out in the video above.

  • Brandy Lucas  and suspect Angelica Davis (WTVD-TV)

    Mother attacked outside NC Walmart while carrying newborn daughter

    SPRING LAKE, N.C. – Authorities said a mother was attacked outside a North Carolina Walmart while carrying her newborn daughter. WTVD-TV reported that the victim fought back and ended up with nothing more than a scratch on her neck. Officials said it happened near the entrance of a Walmart in Spring Lake around 10 a.m. Tuesday. Brandy Lucas had taken her 6-week-old daughter to the store to pick a few things up and was assaulted while returning to her vehicle. The […]

  • An artist rendering of the proposed Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center Medical Education Building in Winston-Salem. (Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center)

    $100M investment to bring Baptist’s educational facilities downtown

    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The ability to gain more elbow room in more modern space convinced Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center to move forward on a $100 million project that would establish a major medical education facility in downtown Winston-Salem, according to the Winston-Salem Journal. Officials said $50 million of the financing will come from historic tax credits and $50 million as part of a larger capital campaign publicly launched next summer. Construction on the 283,000-square-foot Plant 60 facilities begins immediately, […]

  • Christmas light show

    Family’s front yard becomes winter wonderland with ‘Let It Go’ light show

    John Storms and his family in Austin, Texas have put together an amazing Christmas light display that will surely get you in the spirit. The family has put together Christmas light displays set to popular songs since 2010. This year, they chose “Let It Go,” from the hit movie “Frozen.” It already has more than 774,000 YouTube views since being posted late last month. Check it out in the video above.

  • He's a mean one. A North Carolina police department has arrested the Grinch.

    Police department in North Carolina nabs ‘The Grinch’

    APEX, N.C. – He's a mean one. A North Carolina police department has arrested the Grinch.

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