But this month, Yates marked her birthday with a celebration at her assisted living home, followed by a family gathering at the UT Dallas Davidson-Gundy Alumni Center, named after her family, according to the school. Yates was born and raised in Wilmington, North Carolina, according to UT Dallas.
© Chris Keane/Bloomberg/Getty Images A man walks past an automated teller machine (ATM) outside Bank of America Corp. headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S., on Monday, May 2, 2016. Bank of America's revenue may decline 1 percent in 2016, similar to 2015, before growing 6-7 percent in 2016-17, based on a consensus of analysts in a Bloomberg Industries report published in April.
June 19 plays host to the holiday of Juneteenth, which recognizes the full emancipation of enslaved Africans in the United States. It is the first known celebration and observance originating in Texas. The holiday remains an important part of African American culture, yet wasn't met with widely-known observance alongside other federally-recognized holidays.
CHARLOTTE, NC — As students begin re-entering schools, high school sports are expected to return soon, and Patch and ScoreStream have you covered with this week's scheduled games. North Carolina and the Charlotte area are filled with high school rivalries and powerhouse teams that make for some great local matches.
CORNELIUS, NC — Slowly but surely, high school athletics are making a comeback in communities across the U.S., and Patch and ScoreStream are keeping you in the loop with a list of this week's games. North Carolina and the Cornelius area are filled with crosstown rivalries and powerhouse teams that make for some great local matches.
Wegmans Food Markets has reported a data breach that may have exposed such customer information as names, home and email addresses, phone numbers, birth dates, Shoppers Club numbers and passwords for access to Wegmans.com accounts. The company stated that “a previously undiscovered configuration issue” led to two of its internal cloud databases being inadvertently left open to potential outside access.
If you don’t want to come to a vaccination site to get a COVID-19 test, you can now do it yourself – in the privacy of your own home. The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services announced on Wednesday that the state is expanding availability of its at-home COVID-19 test collection.
A North Carolina man turned himself in on charges connected to the U.S. Capitol attack on Jan. 6. Federal documents show that two former coworkers outed Anthony Scirica. The coworkers reportedly saw the Kernersville man in a video on “Inside Edition.” NEW: Another NC resident faces federal charges related to the Capitol riot.
More than 400 children in the United States have died from it, and tens of thousands have been hospitalized. The death toll for the country as a whole is now 600,000. 'We have to get back into schools, they have to get open,' he said.
There have been nine North Carolina towns and cities that have passed LGBTQ nondiscrimination protections, but the state’s largest city, Charlotte, isn’t one of them. The Queen City is a step closer after a proposal from Republican Charlotte City Councilman Tariq Bokhari.
The GOP-led North Carolina Senate passed a trio of election measures on Wednesday that will likely be stalled by the time they get to the Democratic governor's desk. The measures were passed along party lines by Republicans. But unlike other GOP-controlled state legislatures that have passed voting measures, North Carolina has a Democratic governor who is likely to veto the bills, the AP reported.
Jun. 16—A 14-year-old and a 17-year-old suffered serious gunshot wounds when an ongoing feud with three other teenagers turned violent in southwest Charlotte on Monday afternoon, police said. Around 3:15 p.m., Charlotte-Mecklenburg police received multiple reports of a shooting near the 400 block of Fairwood Avenue, off South Tryon Street.
The raucous Hoonitruck comes fitted with a uniquely designed set of Fuel Block forged beadlock wheels painted in gloss white and rides on ST/KW suspension. Because the widebody flares make the pickup truck just over 79 inches wide, an issue during transportation. Detroit Speed in Mooresville, North Carolina, designed the Hoonitruck to be highly modular.
The 8-year-old son of retired Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen went home on Wednesday less than two weeks after successfully undergoing a heart transplant. But before TJ left Levine Children's Hospital in Charlotte, North Carolina, he fulfilled a promise made to his parents to ring the bell that patients often do when they are released.
Police in Bessemer City, North Carolina, shot a suspect Wednesday morning as he fled. He died en route to the hospital. Bessemer City Police told The Daily Beast the officer-involved shooting occurred around 8 a.m. on Wednesday at the corner of N 12th Street and E Iowa Avenue.
Garner Police Captain Lorie Smith said crews were clearing land for a construction project in the woods near Rock Quarry and Old Baucom Roads when the remains were found. Sign up for our Newsletters Click the video player above to watch headlines from WXII 12 News. "Right now, we have a skull," Smith said.
GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN, N.C. (WBTV) - It’s been two years since the meadows in the shadows of Grandfather Mountain hosted the annual Highland Games. Last year, the event, as so many others were, was canceled due to the coronavirus. But with recovery underway and restrictions easing in North Carolina, the games are back on.
When it comes to deciding whether a sperm donor should pay child support, a judge should follow the paternity laws of the state where the child is conceived, a North Carolina appeals court ruled this week. The case involved Anthony Garrelts, a North Carolina man who agreed by a “verbal contract” to provide artificial insemination for Ericka Glenn, who wanted to raise a child with her partner.
NORTH CAROLINA — The highly contagious, more dangerous Delta variant of COVID-19 is rapidly spreading in North Carolina, increasing the urgency for residents to get vaccinated, state health officials said Wednesday. "Yesterday, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention classified the Delta variant as a ‘variant of concern’ because it spreads faster than current COVID-19 variants.