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Miley Cyrus Postpones US Tour Dates Due to Illness

Miley Cyrus Postpones US Tour Dates Due to Illness

By Shana Norris April 19, 2014

Miley Cyrus officially postponed the remaining dates on the U.S. leg of her Bangerz tour on Friday. The announcement on Cyrus’ website read as follows: “All remaining U.S. dates on the Miley Cyrus Bangerz tour have been postponed. Miley is …

North Carolinan Hunter Kills 500lb Hog North Carolinan Hunter Kills 500lb Hog

Every now and then our inner child jumps around like a relapsing drug addict on planet cocaine when the news showcases a wild beast like Big Foot or the Mothman that ‘proves’ to us that monsters DO exist and reality …

Coal Ash Spill Now Subject To Criminal Probe Coal Ash Spill Now Subject To Criminal Probe

The Associated Press is now reporting that the coal ash spill into a North Carolina river is now the subject of a federal investigation. The spill, which was discovered on February 2nd, resulted in tons of toxic materials seeping into …

Clay Aiken Is Running For Congress Clay Aiken Is Running For Congress

Clay Aiken may have risen to fame in the early days of “American Idol” with his Southern charm and velvety voice, but he says he has a lot more to offer than entertainment, and he’s ready to prove it. 35-year …

Clay Aiken’s Rumored Run for Congress A Reality Clay Aiken’s Rumored Run for Congress A Reality
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Clay Aiken was rumored to be considering a run for Congress in North Carolina just a few weeks ago. Now it seems that rumor is far closer to a reality than it was before. The political website The Hill reports …

Councilman Submits Resignation Letter In Klingon Councilman Submits Resignation Letter In Klingon

Indian Trail, N.C. councilman David Waddell surprised fellow council after handing in his resignation letter. The resignation was not the surprise. Mr. Waddell, a grown man and a real politician, penned his letter in Klingon. For those who may be …

P.J. Hairston’s Career At UNC Is Over P.J. Hairston’s Career At UNC Is Over

P.J. Hairston, one of the top players on the team until this year, will not be reinstated by the University of North Carolina’s basketball team. He has sat out for the first 10 games of the season, and in a …

Elk Euthanized After Interaction with Photographer Elk Euthanized After Interaction with Photographer
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After a video taken of a photographer interacting with an elk in North Carolina went viral, the elk was euthanized, leaving people outraged. The video was posted to YouTube earlier this month and the elk was put down just days …

Five Injured on Vortex Thrill Ride at NC State Fair Five Injured on Vortex Thrill Ride at NC State Fair

Five people were injured on Thursday night on the Vortex thrill ride at the North Carolina State Fair. According to officials, the ride started back up as riders were trying to exit. Of the five people injured, three are still …

Belmont, NC Drug Store Standoff Ends Peacefully Belmont, NC Drug Store Standoff Ends Peacefully
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In a story that should be hailed as a shining example of two police departments working together towards a nonviolent goal, the Charlotte Observer reports a six-hour standoff between a lone gunman and law enforcement came to a peaceful end. …

“Invisible Man” Ban Lifted In North Carolina “Invisible Man” Ban Lifted In North Carolina
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A North Carolina Board of Education voted 6-1 to rescind the ban on Ralph Ellison’s classic tome “Invisible Man” on Wednesday after a high school’s story went viral. Following a parent complaint, the board voted earlier this month to ban …

Rice Diet Center in North Carolina Closes Rice Diet Center in North Carolina Closes

The Rice Diet Program, formerly a part of Duke University’s medical center, has officially closed its doors after 70 years of operation. The diet was founded in the 1930s by German immigrant Dr. Walter Kempner. Dr. Kempner stated that his …

“Only White People” As Church Greeters “Only White People” As Church Greeters
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Many churches pride themselves in being an open door to people of all races, backgrounds, ages and color. However, a church in North Carolina has suddenly caused a lot of stir. Executive pastor Makeda Pennycooke, an African-American, sent out an …

Nike Says "A Carolina is a Carolina is a Carolina" Nike Says "A Carolina is a Carolina is a Carolina"
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Nike’s new Carolina Panthers t-shirt design has the nation’s fourth-grade geography students scratching their heads. The shirt features the Panthers logo and the letters NC . . . So far, so good. The only problem is the fact that those …

N.C. Deck Collapse Sends 20 To The Hospital N.C. Deck Collapse Sends 20 To The Hospital

The second-story deck of an oceanfront condo on Ocean Isle Beach collapsed on Tuesday night, injuring 20 people and sending one person on a flight to a hospital in Wilmington. Several of the injuries included broken bones, but authorities say …

North Carolina's Jobless Lose Federal Money North Carolina's Jobless Lose Federal Money
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In a move designed to repay their Federal debt faster, the state of North Carolina has cut benefits to 170,000 workers within the state. As a result, they have put themselves in a position of not being eligible to receive …

Star High School QB Drowns Tragically In NC Star High School QB Drowns Tragically In NC
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The end of May is typically filled with smiling, happy high school seniors looking forward to their next step in life, and celebrate graduation. For Southwest Onslow High School, they are left in mourning as one of their own has …