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Anti-Gay Church Members Indicted For Kidnapping, Brutal Assault On Gay Man

Five members of a North Carolina anti-LGBT church were indicted on several felony charges this week, in the wake of a complaint lodged by a gay man who says church members kidnapped him and assaulted him because of his sexual orientation, according LGBTQ Nation. A grand jury indicted Justin Brock Covington, Brooke McFadden Covington, Robert […]

A North Carolina county elections official was arrested Saturday on assault charges against a female. Officials with the Wilmington Police Department said they received a 911 call from the victim shortly after 10:00 p.m, according to WGHP. When officers arrived on the scene, they said the victim informed them that she had been assaulted by […]

North Carolina police say a 13-year-old boy is dead after a gun discharged in a hotel room and the bullet went through a wall into another room, hitting the teen, ABC 11 reports. The shooting happened around 11:00 p.m. Friday at a Comfort Suites hotel. 42-year-old Randall Louis Vater has been charged with involuntary manslaughter […]

A North Carolina 16-year-old and two 15-year-olds are facing charges after authorities said they videotaped themselves having sex with a 15-year-old who was intoxicated and unconscious. On Friday afternoon, a fourth teenager was in custody. The charge is preparation of an obscene video made using their cellphones, according to WSOCTV. Channel 9 was given access to […]

While Republicans are concerned over Voter ID in order to supposedly “restore the integrity of the vote,” they might want to do a few updates. In Guilford County, North Carolina, a couple of voters had a difficult time casting a ballot for Kay Hagan. Instead, the votes registered for the Republican candidate. The News & Record […]

North Carolina attorney Michael Wells, Jr. writes about it at PoliticusUSA. It is harder to vote in North Carolina these days. On June 25, 2013, the Supreme Court, in Shelby v. Holder, gutted a landmark provision of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. A majority of the justices struck down Article 5 of the Act, […]

The Fury 325 is coming to the Carolinas. Carowinds, an amusement park located on the North-South Carolina border, has unveiled plans for the Fury 325, a reported $30 million dollar coaster. The “325” in its name comes from the super-steep 325-foot, 81-degree drop with which the ride starts. That’s followed up by a 190-foot-tall barrel […]

A teacher at Camden County High School in North Carolina is under investigation for allegedly making racist comments in a classroom. One parent, Kimberly Ashcraft, said the disturbing incident happened a couple weeks ago. Her daughter told her of the conversation in question with math teacher Cynthia Ramsey, according to WAVY. “That’s when she conveyed to […]

If the numbers from the first day of early voting in North Carolina are an indicator of how the November elections will turn out in a state which is mindbogglingly rigged in Republicans’ favor, then Democrats are looking good. According to the North Carolina State Board of Elections: 118, 417 people voted on Day 1. […]

A North Carolina woman who was arrested during a raid on a downtown Raleigh nightclub faces additional charges after authorities at the Wake County Detention Center found a gun in her hair weave after her arrest. 32-year-old Tiffanie Lizette Bass was charged on Wednesday with misdemeanor offenses of carrying a concealed weapon and resisting a […]

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