Flood warnings and watches are issued for a number of upstate and western NC counties/
The North Carolina Department of Transportation has closed all BUT ONE lane on the westbound side of Interstate 40… at the McDowell and Buncombe county lines … due to a rock slide./. The road is expected to reopen sometime Monday afternoon.
The Senate is expected to pass a bill today … making it easier for states to collect sales taxes for online purchases.
…. The. price for a gallon of gas …is up about 2 cents over the past two weeks to a nationwide average of $3. 54… / It is the first increase after eight straight weeks of decline
Wofford College has been included on a Forbes.com list of schools with the greatest return on investment, / The school is ranked 46 on the Top 100 Grateful Graduates Index
After 17 years… underground ..feeding on plant roots …. billions of Cicadas are expected to emerge along the East Coast in the next few weeks…/there are websites that are tracking the emergence
Jason Aldean and actress Kristen Bell will co-host the CMT Music Awards. Nominations will be announced today.
After more than ten years .. 98 Degrees releases a new music tomoro ``/ They will join …New Kids On The Block and Boyz II Men …for a summer tour beginning May 28
Clemson University’s Prowl and Growl tour is Thursday, May 9. at St. George Church, on. Academy St.. in Greenville at 5:30 p.m featuring … football coach Dabo Swinney… basketball coach Brad Brownell and others./. Fans can ask questions and get autographs / tix at Mr. Knickerbocker’s
Charlie Sheen's back in the news/ the actor supports a decision to remove his 4-year-old twin sons …from the care of his ex-wife and the twins mom- ..– brooke Mueller…/ the twins will live temporarily with another ex-wife, actress Denise Richards./ the twins were removed from Mueller’s custody by the Department of Family Services.
superhero' sequel… ``Iron Man 3'' had the second-biggest movie debut ever, $175 milion…over the weekend in the US/ behind the avengers..207 million/,''worldwide – iron man made… $680. million.
A new U.S. Census report finds that Greenville, N.C., is No. 2 in the country for its percentage of recent unmarried mothers,... In South Carolina, Myrtle Beach and Sumter were among the Top 10
New York City's merchants… caught selling cigarettes …smuggled in from low-tax statespay a fine of $150 per carton./ it goes up to $600 a carton next month/.
CeeLo Green and Rod Stewart perform on ``The Voice'' Wednesday May 8.
Alicia Keys and Season 10 runner-up Lauren Alaina will perform on the ``American Idol'' results show on Thursday
Republicans in Congress are pushing legislation to give private sector employees the option of paid time off instead of overtime pay for working beyond 40 hours a week.They say that would help workers better balance family and career.
A showdown is looming in the South Carolina Senate over efforts to find extra money for the state's crumbling roads and bridges. Senators will soon debate a proposal to borrow $1.3 billion and tie the gas tax to inflation. While raising the gas tax would bring in new money, it faces stiff opposition.