This year’s First Night Raleigh will have a solution to the cellular gridlock at midnight. Verizon is working to set up a temporary cell tower near City Plaza to handle the extra calls ringing in the new year.
The announcement ended a brief period of widespread speculation after word went out Wednesday that McFarlane would make “a major concert announcement” at PNC on Thursday morning.
Judge Paul Ridgeway was in tenth grade at Sanderson High School when his social studies teacher Zora Felton suggested he run for a position on the student council.
A passing mention Frances Cayton heard in a history class was enough to fuel more than a year of intense research for a paper that never got a grade. In fact, it wasn’t even assigned.