Aug 8, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Alice Mae Jackson and eugenics in N.C.
Fannie Flono writes on news, politics and life in The Carolinas. Her column appears on the Editorial pages of The Charlotte Observer.
Beaches on the cheap: Wrightsville on less than $150?
Wrightsville Beach is about 200 miles slightly southeast of Charlotte. This haven for fun and sun is also home to the annual azalea festival and the North Carolina Holiday Flotilla -- an annual weekend of fireworks, boats and festivities that brings 50,000 people to the area.
Bill Hembree, age 77, of Forest City, NC, died Saturday, March 9, 2013 at his residence.
The Gaston Gazette
Volunteers to rebuild homes wrecked by January tornado
Angie McCraw looks through piles of debris where a home once stood on Piney Mountain Road in Ellenboro.